Didi L. Barbour is the founder of Your Life Compass. She designs and delivers the Success Calibration System™ programs for life and business coaching, consulting and training. The Success Calibration System™ is the synergistic process for upgrading the crucial elements shaping professional & personal success.
She is a University of Illinois-Chicago graduate with a degree and international background in education. & curriculum development. Her role as a health club owner and fitness instructor for over ten years highlights a continued long-time passion for fitness, health and well-being. Prior to her professional coaching business incorporating her multi-discipline background, she worked as an Academic Advisor for the University of Wisconsin-Stout, teaching and presenting personal development workshops for integrating skills and tools for academic success & life success, to include career exploration. Her success record with clients comes from her extensive training, research and professional experience in several fields including sales and marketing, in various roles and capacities in the corporate realm and ownership in a number of small business ventures
Didi brings the broad perspective of an international dimension having studied, lived and traveled in the Middle East and Europe and is fluent in several languages. She has lived on the West Coast, in South Florida and currently returned to her native Midwest. Didi has experienced living in both large metropolitan and small town settings.
Her research and training in personal development and business, drives her coaching philosophy, with the tools and processes founded on the integrity of long-standing principles combined with cutting edge scientific findings.
Clients benefit from her mega toolbox of 30 plus years of business experience, underscored with continual training for professional and personal leadership, growth and development. Her communication style is always client focused, direct & clear. Her coaching, consulting, training clients attest to her innately supportive, positive nature, infectious sense of humor and buoyant approach to life conveyed with highest degree of professionalism.
Affiliations, Memberships and Certifications:
- International Association of Coaches (Founding Member)
- Graduate School of Coaching
- National Wellness Institute – AWC
- Fearless Living Institute
- Covey Leadership Center, Inc.
- Toastmasters International – CTM
- Middleton Chamber Ambassador – Middleton, WI