Colette Ellis


Colette Ellis is an author, coach and transformational speaker on mindfulness, motivation, and workplace stress. Her book, "Focus on Your Vision," helps readers clarify priorities and optimize their work-life balance. She also is contributing author to "Transform Your Life With One Call: America's Top Life Coaches Reveal What You Need to Know" in which she shares the benefits of executive coaching and debunks common coaching myths.

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™.

As a co-host for Brooklyn Savvy TV, she facilitates substantive conversations about issues that impact women in Brooklyn and beyond. 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.

Coach Colette Helps Entrepreneurs Reduce their Stress
Did you know that 60% of all diseases have stress as an underlying cause? This video profiles Certified Life & Wellness Coach Colette Ellis, her journey to improve her own health that created her desire to help other entrepreneurs do the same.


Focus on Your Vision: A Positive, Practical Approach to Achieve Your Biggest Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence & 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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career    change    coach    confidence    esteem    fulfillment    goals    happiness    health    life    motivation    new    plan    self    strategy    stress    vision    wealth    wellness    women    year