Karl Pister is the founder and president of The Coaching Group, Inc. Karl has extensive coaching, counseling, and training background, having worked in the field of executive coaching, training, and individual and marital counseling for over 34 years.
His background in conflict management, negotiation, executive development, employee relations, and leadership allow the coaching and training to have a current and timely application to the business world.
He has focused the majority of his coaching since 2008 on the healthcare arena, specializing in work with physicians, nurses, and healthcare executives with over hospitals and clinics throughout the northwest. He is certified by the International Coach Federation, Association for Coaching Excellence, and the John Maxwell Team.
In addition to thousands of hours of executive coaching experience, his hands on business career of account management, national network development, and managed mental health care program implementation provides a background of actual business world experience and expertise that many coaching situations lack.
This combination of real life experience allows coaching clients to mix the day to day reality of business needs with the skills needed to rise to the top of their professions.