Testimonials Toni delivered a ‘Lead Through Change’ leadership development workshop series across our middle to senior leaders. Toni took the time to understand our business and the program has given leaders insights and tools into how they can better contribute to change success. The feedback has been very positive and a number of people have shared with me directly how valuable they found the workshop. Toni is professional and a delight to work with. Her engaging style would be welcomed at all levels of any organisation and it’s been great to gift a copy of Toni’s book to workshop participants. We look forward to continuing to work with Toni. Keith Maitland Learning and Development Manager, HCF Toni is delivering a 6-month leadership development program across my national sales leadership team. My team are stepping up and the feedback so far has been fantastic. We’re learning a lot from Toni and we love working with her. Stephanie Vanin General Manager, Communities Sales, Stockland Through my numerous years of leadership, I’ve experienced many different courses and workshops, but never have I had the privilege to experience such an inspirational and educational facilitator. Toni’s Lead Through Change workshop was a blessing, and one of the only ones I’ve found crucial to imbed. Thank you, Toni! Stephany Borja Life Solutions Team Manager at HCF Australia Toni connected with the audience and hit the right chord very quickly. It was clear from the highly positive feedback that Toni touched and inspired many in the room showing them how to empower their best selves. It was also a nice touch to be able to gift copies of Toni’s book Influence. I’d have no hesitation engaging Toni again. Darren Hooper Diversity and Inclusion Manager, Metro Trains Melbourne Toni is an inspiring coach and I value her counsel enormously. Toni facilitated a 2-day offsite for my leadership team as well as other leadership workshops across our broader Communities leadership teams. The value of Toni’s facilitation is always abundantly clear. The feedback about Toni is always as expected – we all love working with her. Kirrily Lord General Manager – Operations and Legal Administration, Stockland Communities The world of retail and that of our customers is changing rapidly. Our business needs leaders agile and adaptive leaders. Toni’s experience and coaching is really helping our team shape the step change needed to be retail leaders of tomorrow. I’m so glad we’ve got Toni on board. Michelle White General Manager, Customer Operating Model, Woolworths Toni is working with us to help establish two Leadership Councils across Store Managers and Group Managers and to help them achieve their collective goals and aspirations. Straight away I connected with Toni’s down to earth style and knew she’d be great to work with. I’m so glad we’ve got Toni on board. These representative leaders are fortunate to have her with them on their journey and she’s about to become my executive coach too. I know Toni will continue to add great value within our business. Michelle White General Manager Customer Operating Model and Process Supermarkets, Woolworths Toni is an inspiring coach and my connection with her was instant. Toni guided and supported me, she challenged my thinking, and she gave me practical tools and frameworks. I learned a lot from Toni and am grateful for the growth I’ve achieved from working with her. I’d work with Toni again in a heartbeat. Filipa Marshall, Campaspe Shire Council Filipa Marshall, Ex-Program Office Manager, Campaspe Shire Council Toni is an insightful coach and I’ve appreciated her wise counsel. Through working with Toni, I have gained a broader and better-informed leadership perspective. Jo Egan Head of Product and Pricing, AGL Toni has fundamentally changed how I view myself as a leader, the difference I can make in my role, and what’s possible for me in my career. She challenged my thinking and taught me how to think in a way that’s enabled me to become a better leader for myself, my team, and my organisation. Darren Quinlivan, General Manager, Strategy & Risk, Metro Trains Toni’s advice and counsel were invaluable in helping me transition into my GM role. Working with Toni enabled me to confidently step up into opportunities to better lead my team. I’d work with Toni again in a heartbeat. Dina Halkic, General Manager, Fleet Operations, FleetPartners, Australia Toni showed us how to take charge of our own career path in an achievable and meaningful way. Maryanne Clark, Policy Advisor, Yarra City Council Toni facilitated a half-day workshop to reset the team to work together more cohesively and cooperatively. Toni sought feedback from each team member prior to the workshop which was a valuable input into the workshop and in establishing a Team Charter. The team provided very positive feedback about the workshop and Toni’s style – she created an engaging and supportive environment where everyone contributed and reinvigorated themselves. I’d have no hesitation in engaging Toni again. Sue de Neef Team Leader - Business Support, Hume City Council Toni is a powerful coach and her advice and counsel was invaluable in helping me transition into my GM role. Toni is knowledgeable and passionate in what she shares. Working with Toni enabled me to set my focus and confidently step up into opportunities to better lead my team. Toni was a pleasure to work with and I’d work with her again in a heartbeat. Dina Halkic General Manager - Fleet Operations, FleetPartners Toni has worked across our FleetPartners management teams over the last 18 months delivering a two-day leadership development program, followed by a 4-workshop series and some executive coaching. The teams were highly engaged with Toni, the feedback has been outstanding, and the question I’m most asked about Toni is “Can we have more of her?” Toni is highly regarded within our business and we look forward to her continuing to work with us. Paul Verhoeven Managing Director - Group Transformation & Internal Partnerships, Eclipx Group I have had the opportunity to receive coaching from Toni in recent months. I’ve benefited enormously from the knowledge and experience that she shared so generously and with such passion. I can see the changes already in my own performance and am enjoying the chance to apply new skills and new ways of thinking in order to better enhance how effective I can be in my role. She was able to tailor a coaching program to my individual needs and instinctively understood where I was at, and where I wanted to be. I can’t recommend her highly enough Fiona Kenvyn Manager Human Factors Integration & Change, Metro Trains Toni has fundamentally changed how I view myself as a leader, the difference I can make in my role, and what’s possible for me in my career. She challenged my thinking, and taught me how to think in a way that’s enabled me to become a better leader for myself, team and organisation. Darren Quinliven General Manager Risk, Metro Trains Toni gave me a broader perspective on my leadership approach and challenged my thinking. She has an insightful and collaborative approach and I have enjoyed working with her. Francesca Strati-Grech Head of Delivery and Enablement, AGL Toni was a lead executive coach on our Signature Leadership Program and also provided coaching to other mid/senior leaders. The feedback about Toni was continually excellent. She certainly made a positive impact on the leaders she coached across our organisation and as a result, she developed a very positive reputation – people said it was life changing! Talitha Donovan Ex-Culture, Leadership & Wellness Manager, Metro Trains Throughout my numerous years of leadership, I’ve experienced many courses and workshops, but never have I had the privilege to experience such an inspirational and educational facilitator. Toni’s Lead Through Change workshop was a blessing, and one of the only ones I’ve found crucial to embed. Thank you Toni Stephany Borja Life Solutions Team Manager, HCF Australia Toni delivered a ‘Lead Through Change’ leadership development workshop series across our middle to senior leaders. Toni took the time to understand our business and the program has given leaders insights and tools into how they can better contribute to change success. The feedback has been very positive and a number of people have shared with me directly how valuable they found the workshop. Toni is professional and a delight to work with. Keith Maitland Learning and Development Manager, HCF Toni really expresses the training modules in a common-sense way which is great so I can adapt the insight easily into my own role and scenario. I now have great tools to help move me forward. Thank you Toni Valued Client Leadership Program participant, FleetPartners Toni really expresses the training modules in a common-sense way which is great so I can adapt the insight easily into my own role and scenario. I now have great tools to help move me forward. Thank you Toni! Valued Client Leadership Program participant, FleetPartners This leadership development program has helped me to identify what true leadership is. I know I’m capable of being a leader. I know what I need to do now to make that happen. Everyone should be encouraged to complete this program. Valued Client Leadership Program participant, FleetPartners Toni was our keynote speaker for our annual sales conference. She took time to understand our business challenges and delivered in a style that resonated with everyone. Toni was engaging, informative and certainly gave everyone in the room the opportunity to inspire a bigger game for themselves. I’d have no hesitation in engaging Toni again. Tim Smith Executive General Manager Sales & Marketing - Asia Pacific, Fuji Xerox Working with Toni has given me the opportunity to better understand myself, my reactions and how I can lead and work with others more effectively. Toni’s given me the space to learn, to reflect and to arrive at my own conclusions. I’ve also appreciated her wise counsel and gentle admonishment. I trust Toni deeply, she has added significant value in our coaching, and I’m looking forward to continuing to work with her. Matt Grosvenor Senior Vice President Technology, Exablaze The impact to me from Toni’s coaching has been absolutely positive. She is a great mentor and has allowed me to learn about myself in different ways. Thank you for opening my eyes to my opportunity for growth and strength. I will always be grateful to Toni’s guidance and professional advice. Sue Lynne Marketing and Communication Manager, Chin Communications Toni is highly recommended as an executive coach and mentor. She has a valuable ability to recognize, understand, and explore the complex business relationships that we operate in and has helped me to gain insight into my thinking, and most importantly, my interactions with my stake holder community. The journey has been challenging, sometimes surprising, occasionally painful but always insightful. Toni’s mentoring has provided observations, opinions, and suggestions that has made me a more effective leader. Tony Williams General Manager Operations, FleetPartners I had my thinking challenged and had an A-HA moment on driving cultural change and taking responsibility. 10/10 to Toni for the leadership program. The language she used, creating whole room engagement, and keeping the content relevant, interesting and insightful was fantastic. Valued Client Manager, Leadership Development Program, FleetPartners The thought and planning put into the program was great. Often people don’t feel like they can speak up because they aren’t comfortable but this was great where people could be really open. We addressed current issues in our business eg: culture, change management and I can apply the concepts we learned to our current realities. Valued Client Manager, Leadership Development Program, FleetPartners I thoroughly enjoyed the Leadership Development Program. I’ve taken a lot of learnings that I believe will have a positive impact on my team and the business. Toni has been excellent. Valued Client Manager, Leadership Development Program, FleetPartners It was a pleasure to attend the Leadership Development Program. I learnt a lot and look forward to utilising the additional skills with the Procurement & Vehicle Delivery teams and developing my leadership effectiveness further. Craig Lindgren Procurement & Vehicle Delivery Manager, FleetPartners Toni’s worked with our executive team – as a group and with many 1-1. She’s also delivering a Leadership Development Program across our managers. Toni has taken the time to understand our business and its complexities. She has added significant value in our business so far. Dennis Kelly Previous Managing Director, FleetPartners Working with Toni Courtney has allowed me to reconnect with myself and begin to enjoy who I am once again. The flow on effect from this is the positive attitude I now present at work and at home. Toni’s tips have given me a new perspective on my work and home life and I am now managing both of these areas more effectively and with enthusiasm and new found energy. Thanks Toni for all the assistance and new tools that you have provided me with. Maria Farlow Processing, Resolution & Provider Services Manager, Hospital, HCF As a new Manager within a growing team and organisation Toni’s leadership coaching came at the perfect time. Toni delves deep down into leadership and has an adaptable, warm and positive approach. I found Toni encouraged me to look at who I really wanted to be as a leader. Toni asks the hard questions and at the same time is a patient and understanding guide. The coaching sessions were a reminder that leaders must always carve out time to work on their self-development, be conscious about how they show up and for us all to get out of our own way. Any leader is guaranteed to be enlightened by Toni’s coaching purely because of who she is and the knowledge and information she imparts. Amie Sanfilippo Manager Business Operations, HCF Toni has provided me with valuable insights, constructive feedback and strategies that have been invaluable in helping me accelerate my growth and development as a leader. Toni has also provided me with tools that are extremely valuable in understanding the psychology behind people going through change in the workforce and how to support them through disruption. She is a supportive and thought-provoking coach and I greatly value her guidance, support and her capacity to map out practical, business-relevant solutions. Through working with Toni, I have become more self-aware, confident, and better able to lead positive change within my organisation. I’d recommend Toni to anyone wanting to take their performance and leadership to the next level Sofia Sheikh Change Management Manager, HCF I engaged Toni as an Executive Leadership Coach to help guide my transition from Founder to CEO of my business. The remit included establishing the new leadership structure, defining my role, building core leadership capability and linking the business vision/mission/culture to how we achieve our results. Working with Toni has been insightful, thought provoking, challenging and inspiring. She demonstrates a committed interest in our business and I highly value her input. Her style is warm and supportive, yet demanding. She brings a laser sharp focus in getting to the heart of the matter. With greater self-awareness, confidence, and strategies to become more effective, I’m a significantly better business leader for my team. I’ve learned a lot from Toni and am looking forward to continuing to work with her to help create the next chapter in my business. Kate Ritchie CEO Chin Communications Working with Toni as a Leadership Coach has been invaluable in my development. Toni has the powerful ability to listen without judgement and challenge status-quo thinking. She enables people to discover alternate ways to approach situations that deliver success for the individual and organisation. Penelope Blamphin Head of Marketing | Digital | Customer Engagement Toni is a role model for high-level performance. What sets Toni apart is her drive, high-quality work and consistent follow-through. More than this, Toni’s ability to empower others to become more effective, reflects highly developed emotional intelligence. Working with Toni has been a rewarding experience and I acknowledge Toni for her ability to identify and laser in on key issues and develop strategy that drives progress Kerryn Gamble Owner Core Potential, Melbourne Working with Toni gave me the structure, strategies and insights I needed to have a high impact first 90 days in my role. The FastTrack 90 program enabled me to impress as well as achieve. I would highly recommend working with Toni. I am continuing to work with her on an ongoing basis to maximise what I can achieve and build my leadership capability in line with my career aspirations Penny Fairbank Business Relationships Manager, Education Sector, Melbourne Toni really helped me turn off the white noise so I could focus calmly and really get what I needed to work on. Our sessions were immensely practical so I was able to power through my visible outputs and, when back in the office – take the team with me. I found Toni a generous as well as demanding coach and would unreservedly recommend her. Julie Senior Manager, Sydney Toni has provided an opportunity for me to self-reflect and create change in my thinking and actions. Working with Toni has enabled me to develop self-certainty – to know and value who I am and what’s important to me. She is very supportive, while also challenging which has help me to establish new perspectives on myself and others. She has provided me with the structure and tools to help me transition into my next role as a business owner. Toni’s support and guidance is helping me focus on how I set up my new business and accelerate what I can achieve. I’ve been working with Toni for the last six months and look forward to continuing our work into the future. Belinda Bastow Environmental Sustainability, WA The transition coaching program has been invaluable. I have much greater self-awareness and real clarity on my strengths, what I want to achieve in my new role, and my personal standards. Toni’s insights and knowledge is amazing. I’ve been able to get up to speed very quickly and significantly improve my leadership ability. I know now the culture I want to create for my team moving forwards Tim Lees Allambie Heights, NSW Toni’s coaching has enabled me to proceed on issues with clear purpose and direction. She has helped me focus and find strategic outcomes for success in my new role. Her input has been invaluable to my first 90 days. I would highly recommend her coaching and program to anyone seeking direction and support within their career. Gabrielle Angles Pittwater Council, Sydney When Toni and I first spoke about the potential for her to help me with my first 90 days in a new job, I was a bit skeptical. This wasn’t the first time that I’d started a new job, far from it. Plus, I’ve read and even acted on the book “The First 90 Days”. Still, I was curious to see what additional value could be added and I was super-keen to perform at my best in the new role and organisation, so we started working together. Over the next few months, Toni helped me to “chunk up my thinking” and focus on the big picture at times when the pace and volume of new content threatened to relegate my thinking too deeply into detail. Toni asked thought-provoking questions which helped me to broad-scan my new environment and the eco-system in which we act. She challenged me to prioritise my learning plan, which accelerated my learning. Toni took care to personalise the experience to my needs and specific role. I’m confident that all of this assisted me to perform at my best and to really “hit the ground running” in my new career step. Cam Stirling Senior Manager, Shine Technology, Melbourne In working with Toni, I have been able to achieve more than I thought possible since I stepped into my role. With the knowledge, awareness, and tools Toni has given me, I’m very clear and focused on my goals even with many competing demands. I believe I would not be achieving at this level without everything Toni has given me. I feel empowered and a better leader in my company. Thank you for this opportunity for growth. Bianca Pollard Western Australia Working with Toni enabled me to create a clear path to improve my performance and take it to the next level. I felt supported and challenged – this program was exactly what I needed. I’ve created clear value propositions for myself and my team and I’ve become more resilient in the face of change and challenge. I rate this program 10/10 Justin Gordon Group Risk Manager, Sydney As they say, you only get out of it what you put in. This is one of the rare occasions where I was brutally honest about my fears and shortcomings preventing me from being a better leader. Without doing this I was only kidding myself. Toni was able to isolate the issues and provide a workable approach. I found Toni easy to work with and believe this is why I found the coaching sessions very productive and liberating. I now have practical and relevant processes that focus on my core leadership development areas Wayne Miller Service Delivery Manager, National Health Insurer, Sydney Toni’s coaching programs are ideal for anyone looking to accelerate their career. The various tools and frameworks enhanced my discipline in approach to task prioritisation, goal setting and provided accountability. Toni’s no nonsense approach is refreshingly honest yet warmly supportive. As a young leader, this program has been invaluable Valued Client Governance Manager, National Health Insurer, Sydney Toni is delivering a ‘Lead Through Change’ leadership development program across our middle to senior leaders. The feedback has been very positive. Toni is professional and a delight to work with. Her engaging style would be welcomed at all levels of any organisation and it’s been great to gift a copy of Toni’s book Influence to workshop participants. We look forward to continuing to work with Toni. Keith Maitland Acting Head of Talent & Capability, HCF I’ve worked with Toni as my Executive Coach over the last 6 months. My sessions with her enabled me to get to the heart of the matter quickly to generate new insight and perspective about how I see myself and my relationships with others. The insights were so revealing that I’ve been able create significant positive change in how I approach work and the contribution I make within my team. I’m confident in maintaining the changes I’ve made and will continue to build my self-awareness from here to live my life to the full. Thank you Toni. Bruce Song Chin Communications Toni presented at our senior leadership conference and I found her thought leadership to be inspiring. She enabled us to have the clarity and direction we need to further develop our leadership. I’d happily recommend her. Patrick Moore Senior Manager, Distribution at St Andrews.