ABOUT US

YOUR IMPACT PARTNERS
FOR YOUR WHOLE CAREER…

Walk of Life is the leading career coaching,
talent services
and organizational culture
advisory business focused in impact, sustainability,
CR, and international development.

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SHANNON HOUDE

Founder, Walk of Life

CREDENTIALS

Walk of Life is the first international career advisory business focused solely on the sustainability, impact investing, social impact, international development, and corporate responsibility (CR) fields. Shannon also regularly speaks at workshops and events

Shannon brings 20+ years’ experience coaching, mentoring and training 1000+ change leaders, in-house practitioners and Masters graduates.

Shannon leverages her diverse portfolio career working within Fortune 500 companies, management consultancies and recruitment agencies:

Shannon is an inspiring impact coach and mentor with an in-depth understanding of the market, emotional intelligence and career strategies. I highly recommend her as a speaker, coach and colleague.

ANDY CARTLAND

Founder & Managing Director, Acre

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WHAT MAKES ME DIFFERENT?

You want a career partner you can trust to be empathetic and bring fresh insights. I have felt your pain and walked in your shoes as a:

Career changer — changed jobs every 18 months for 10 years
Social entrepreneur — started an eco-tourism company in Patagonia, Chile
Sustainability practitioner — spearheaded Barclays first employee volunteering program
Management consultant — led sustainability services at Deloitte
Self-employed single-mom — balancing work and play with remote working

WE SHARE WITH YOU OUR...

30+ proprietary tools and innovative business models, not just a chat
Market insights and up-to-date access to job trends through recruitment partnerships
Personalized psychometric testing and insights about authentic you
More than 8000 LinkedIn and Twitter contacts to grow your network

Shannon’s practical and down-to-earth manner was refreshing – she is accessible, dynamic and jovial. Having her as my coach to guide my career planning and professional development has been transformational.

BEATRIZ LUCAS

Engagement Specialist, Strategic Planning, Environment Agency

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OUR TEAM

We are proud to be fully women owned and operated, bringing together a team with more than three decades of combined experience and range from Cambridge to London and New York to San Francisco.

PARTNERS

We only reach our impact at scale through our strategic collaborations with other leading change makers. As an associate coach and management consultant for the following brands, we expand our reach and impact to other sectors using diverse business models and frameworks.

GOLEMAN EI

Pioneers in EI training

IGNITION COACHING

A team of coaches for mindful and resilient leaders

THE GC INDEX

A technology-based organimetric assessment tool

Enterprise lab

A professional development and business growth agency

Acre

Recruitment agency supporting leaders in sustainability and safety

Weinreb Group

Boutique executive search firm for the sustainability sector

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