Atlanta Firm Sees Growing Demand for Leadership Coaching

ATLANTA, GA, August 20, 2019 /Neptune100/ — The Workplace Coach, LLC, an Atlanta-based executive coaching firm, has been recognized as one of the nation’s Top 10 Leadership Development Training/Coaching Companies in 2019 by HR Tech Outlook magazine. The annual Top 10 list identifies companies in the forefront of leadership development training and business transformation. Finalists are selected by a panel of CEOs, CIOs, CTOs, VCs, analysts and the editorial board of HR Tech Outlook.

“I am honored that our award-winning team of coaches has earned a place among the nation’s preeminent coaching and business development service providers,” said Dr. Mickey Parsons, founder of The Workplace Coach. The Workplace Coach provides executive leadership and career coaching, plus business management and organizational development consulting.

Demand for coaching and consulting services like those offered by The Workplace Coach is accelerating. “Today’s fast-paced business climate is spurring more and more organizations to embrace executive leadership coaching as a powerful and efficient means of enhancing individual and organizational effectiveness,” said Parsons, a Master Certified Coach (MCC) who is in the top 2% of coaches worldwide.

“Our clients discover that executive coaching measurably improves leadership effectiveness in areas such as managing others, critical thinking, building strategic partnerships, fostering innovation and upgrading processes and productivity,” Parsons said. “We work closely with clients to develop strategies for sustainable change; create and implement action plans, and leverage tools such as leadership assessments to provide data and insights around development opportunities.”

In addition to his work as an executive leadership coach, Parsons is committed to advancing the coaching profession, including by mentoring and training other coaches. Parsons also is Assistant Professor of Coaching Psychology at Life University in Marietta, GA, where he co-created and teaches in the Master of Science in Positive Psychology – Coaching Track.

“Today’s coaching profession is increasingly dominated by highly experienced, capable and fully credentialed coaches who have undergone rigorous education and mentoring,” Parsons said. “Recognition by respected publications such as HR Tech Outlook serves as validation that coaching has earned its place in the ranks of mature professions.”

Founded in 1999 by Dr. Mickey Parsons, The Workplace Coach is a team of award-winning executive leadership and career coaches who partner with business leaders, entrepreneurs and professionals to equip them for breakthrough, high-performance results.

The company provides its coaching clients with strategies, structure and solutions to fuel leaders and their organizations for innovation and success. Our coaches’ grounding in executive leadership and career coaching principles, together with their real-world leadership experience, ensures that clients’ investment in organizational and individual development yields evidence-based outcomes. Our coaching model delivers sustained benefits, giving clients tools to leverage their strengths and skills long after the coaching engagement ends. For more information, visit