Colette Ellis


Colette Ellis is an author, executive coach, and speaker who empowers leaders to get instep with their health so they can focus on their priorities. Her book, Focus on Your Vision, provides a straightforward process to help senior leaders clarify their priorities to achieve improved outcomes.

As founder of InStep Consulting, she guides entrepreneurs and executives to transform their lives and realize results faster through insightful coaching and interactive seminars on employee wellness, leadership development, and team building.

With over 15 years experience helping leaders deal with organizational change, Colette has become a highly sought after consultant and trainer in the global business environment. She has traveled the globe, facilitating personal growth and professional training for leaders from countries including Australia, Botswana, Bulgaria, Chile, Lithuania, Mexico, Poland, and Vietnam.

Colette holds a BA in English from Dartmouth College (cum laude), and an MPA in Public Finance from New York University, where she was a Dean’s Scholar. She is certified in 7 Habits of Highly Effective People®, FOCUS: Achieving Your Highest Priorities, and Coping with Work & Family Stress™.

A featured contributor on Workplace Morale, her tips and advice have appeared in Real Simple Magazine and online at and Colette has been a featured speaker for 85 Broads, 100 Women in Hedge Funds, Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce, Citibank at Work, Healthcare Unbound / IGNITE, HSBC Bank USA, Lean Startup Machine, National Coalition of 100 Black Women, New York City Bar Association, US Small Business Administration, and Women for Hire.

Where to find Colette Ellis online


Fitbit: You Had Me at Smooches
This is an Ignite talk I gave at Strata Rx about my journey using technology (including Fitbit, Couchto5K podcasts, and social media) to uncover new revelations about my own mind-body health, and identify new ways to support my clients in their overall health and well-being.


Focus on Your Vision: A Positive, Practical Approach to Achieve Your Biggest Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision
What would it mean for you to have 20/10 vision in your life? How much more could you accomplish with this level of attention and motivation? This book helps you visualize the results you desire, and set specific goals to give life to your vision. Author and Coach Colette Ellis inspires you to focus attention on your real priorities; plus uncover hidden blind spots that could block your progress.

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