Karmen Dadourian is an executive and leadership development coach and facilitator who brings over 20 years of consulting and coaching experience to her clients. Karmen helps ambitious people move past limiting beliefs, hone their natural strengths, and create sustainable habits that help them experience success in their professional and personal lives. Karmen’s clients learn to take calculated risks, own their mindsets, and produce results. Karmen combines her knowledge from over a decade of consulting fortune 500 companies with skills from 13 years of coaching executives and entrepreneurs to serve all her clients. Karmen’s coaching approach marries business acumen with understanding the psychology of human behavior to produce lasting results.
Karmen’s experience working with leaders, founders, and teams spans across many industries, including financial services, media, real estate, manufacturing and not-for-profit. Regardless of the level or the industry, professionals agree that Karmen’s coaching focuses on the individual. No two clients’ journeys are ever the same. She believes all clients deserve a customized plan that helps them improve their self-awareness, learn how they sabotage themselves and walk away with tools that serve them for a lifetime.
A recent coaching client wrote: “This year was one of the (if not the very) best year of my professional development and much of that had to do with you.”
Karmen’s clients have had success with:
Karmen lives with her husband and three children on Long Island, NY. She loves to play racquet sports, cook, and host. When not coaching, she is planning her next travel adventure.
Dusty Baker, Sotheby's International Realty
Karmen has been amazing and helped me navigate some difficult situations. She has helped me with my business, but also really helped me grow as a person. I still have more to learn on my journey, but I’m happy to be working on it and grateful to have such a good coach.
Matt Dolan, Sagan Harborside Sotheby's International Realty
Marissa Ghesquiere, Sotheby's International Realty
Working with Karmen has been amazing! She provides guidance and support backed by research, experience and a cognizance of your specific scenario. Rather than try to fit you in a box or system, Karmen focuses on tailored consultation through strategic decisions and interactions, which lead to increased confidence and success. While it has been a pleasure and honor to work with Karmen, it has also been financially rewarding with my transactions doubling and income growing over 60% year over year within a year of working with her.
Nick Cooper, Compass
Karmen’s coaching sessions have been productive and eye-opening. Our coaching sessions have allowed me to not only identify the opportunities to introduce efficiencies but also establish a clearer work-life balance which ultimately has led to even greater productivity in the workplace.
Karina Lopez, Director of Marketing, ONE Sotheby's International Realty
I’ve had the pleasure to know and work with Liz Bentley for 6 years. During this time, Liz has helped me explore different styles of communication and I now have a portfolio of new techniques to improve my leadership skills and relationships with others.
Diana T. Cecchini, CFO/V.P. of Finance, Korg USA, Inc.
“I came into working with Ashley looking for some emotional support as I was going through a challenging time. She was super compassionate, understanding and a great person to lean on for an outside fresh perspective on things. Her deep knowledge about the ego and how it impacts us was very powerful and helpful in my growth as a person. She goes the extra yard, is super genuine and is a special human!”
Myles Bernstein, Alignment Coach
“I started working with Ashley when I needed to re-energize my plans and goals. Throughout our work I gained tremendous clarity to confront the
traps that the ego put in my way, and as a result of that awareness, I was able to develop strategies to move forward with new ideas and projects that would strengthen my professional practice. Ashley is very assertive and she has a great understanding of what’s going on beneath the surface. She knows how to ask the right questions at the right time to move the session forward, and to give me the clarity that allowed me to grow throughout the program.”
Ruben Gonzalez, Executive Coach