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Barbara Richards MCC

Barbara has empowered hundreds of professionals to find success and fulfillment in business and life. A coach since 1994, Barbara is one of the pioneers in the coaching profession. She partners with talented solo-preneurs, executives and people in transition who are dissatisfied with their current level of success and are looking for “something more.”

"I’m passionate about people to finding their passion, and unlocking their innate ability to produce the results they truly desire.

I bring to the coaching partnership a life-long passion for personal, spiritual and business development. My background prior to launching my coaching practice in 1998 includes 20 years of business experience in high-growth, entrepreneurial organizations in both profit and non-profit companies."

Credentials include:

  • Master Certified Coach since 2003
  • Royal Roads University, Associate Faculty since 2008
  • Coach University Faculty since 2000
  • Professional Mentor Coach designation since 2007
  • Coach U and Corporate Coach U graduate
  • Now What? certified facilitator
  • Specialized training in vocational counseling
  • Certificate in personal financial planning


One a personal note, Barbara is married, a step-mom and step-grandmom to an enthusiastic teenager. She resides in Vancouver, British Columbia.


Read the Globe & Mail interview with Barbara Richards, Women's Work: Mature Females are Discovering the Rewards of Self Employment.



Margaret Spence Krewen
Inteview Coaching Specialist

I am a Job Search Coach on a mission: to help people secure the job of their dreams. I am committed to providing my clients with the essential tools necessary to build their own "job search toolbox". As a Certified Human Resource Professional (CHRP) I work with clients entering or re-entering the workforce, transitioning after a layoff or exploring new career opportunities.

I bring with me over 20 years of business-related experience, Human Resource Manager to publicist to restaurant manager, and newly launched entrepreneur. I have interviewed thousands of applicants, hired hundreds of employees and coached performance management strategies to almost as many managers.


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