Susan Shapiro is a long-time associate of Laurence Boldt, bestselling author of Zen and the Art of Making a Living and How to Find the Work You Love, having worked on his various books, workshops, and other projects for many years. Susan believes that regardless of your background, that you contain within yourself the answers you seek. In working with Susan you will learn to draw upon your own innate wisdom and develop the confidence you need to get unstuck and move forward in your life. The increased self-confidence and heightened awareness that you will achieve in working with her will empower you long after you have completed your coaching sessions.
A successful entrepreneur, networking dynamo, and creative visionary all rolled into one, Susan is a powerful ally to doers and dreamers alike. She has the ability to inspire and motivate individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds. She has worked with CEOs as well as celebrities in film and the arts and has mentored many other successful coaches and community leaders. She is licensed as a Creative Empowerment Program facilitator, having given seminars in a variety of venues as well as having served as an instructor for the program to inmates in the Federal Prison System. Additionally she is certified in the Zen and the Art of Career Empowerment method of career discovery and development, having for over two decades utilized the Career Empowerment Process, to assists individuals in discovering a purpose-filled, creative life's work, and helping them launch it into a viable career. Susan attended the University of California at Santa Cruz, Coach University, and has been a student of meditation, personal growth, and holistic healing for over thirty years. In addition to her work as a life coach, Susan enjoys expressing herself creatively through music and the visual arts.