Career Intelligence™: Leadership Coaching Australia

Uncover your strengths. Tap into new energy. Relax into leadership.

Transforming your capacity to lead

through positivity, resilience and compassion.


Developing Leaders

Developing Leaders

Authentic, connected leadership is at the core of success in our changing working world. Discover new perspectives and evidence-based strategies to identify your strengths, move past challenges and tap into your true capacity to lead.

Building Authentic Teams

Building Authentic Teams

When teams learn to lead together, they uncover new energy, develop common inspiration and goals, dissolve hidden barriers and produce their most outstanding performances. Begin team coaching to forge a better path to success.

Training coaches

Training coaches

Employees who receive coaching from their managers out-perform their peers. Learn how to provide effective coaching based on the most recent and rigorous research, and watch your staff grow as they explore positive, self-directed change.


Be your best self at work

Imagine what you could achieve if you brought your best self to work every day.

For better management solutions and a new kind of career intelligence, you’re in the right place.


Our Career Intelligence model has helped thousands of teams, and we know our approach works. 

Now we want to share it with you.

We make a difference because we have:

  • decades of experience
  • deep knowledge of the latest research in positive psychology, team dynamics and emotional intelligence
  • a passion for helping leaders and teams to reach new heights of success.

We can make a real difference in your workplace.

We cut through the HR jargon and leadership buzzwords to get to the human core of your team, paving the way for exciting and positive change.


Our clients say:

“I can feel a shift already.”

Our clients say:

“I discovered it is important to understand who I am as a person and what makes me tick.”

Our clients say:

“Therese is a fantastic trainer and has given me so much to think about and to work on to become a better leader and person.”

Our clients say:

“Brilliant – so engaging and so knowledgeable”

Our clients say:

“Delightful, obviously knowledgeable … very good facilitator – keeps it moving and interesting and stimulating.”

Get to know us

Our team walks the walk: we're all about supportive collaboration. Together, we listen with honesty and compassion, finding ways forward that make sense for you. Find out more about our team and our leadership coaching in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra and surrounds.

Therese Toohey

Our Founding Director is an industry-leading facilitator and executive coach. Therese has helped countless people and organisations find true motivation through a renewed sense of meaning and purpose. With deep, indispensable knowledge, Therese brings warmth, wisdom and laser-sharp insight to every client.

Matilda Emberson

Matilda has a talent for bringing understanding and warmth to the cold realities around getting ahead in your career. With experience across the private and public sector, Matilda will help you create strategies to reach your goals, grow and thrive.

Kate Ramsay

Kate is a leadership and vision coach with over 12,000 hours of coaching experience. She believes that her clients’ answers are embedded within themselves and sees herself as a catalyst to their self-discovery. Kate supports clients to make sense of not only the knowing and the doing of effective leadership but also the being.

It’s so rare to find someone so engaging, so qualified and so blisteringly intelligent who is willing to sacrifice their time to impart their skills on to others. I feel privileged to have sat in that course … she really did practice what she preached. I can’t overstate her worth to your company.

 – Manager, Australian Government Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade