Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Your Professional Velocity: What got you here is great…but will it take you where you want to go next? (*Members pay only $50)

October 3, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT

This event is for Premium Members only. Please upgrade your Koa Club Membership, or if you are already a member, please log in to your account to register for this event.

Organized by

Kore Koubourlis, Founder, The Essential Group, LLC


Gorgeous Penthouse Suite in South Lake Union

325 Westlake Ave N. Unit 501, Seattle, WA 98109

An illuminating and interactive evening workshop for mid-career professional women. If you wonder whether you are doing the right things to get where you want to go in your career, come to this workshop and find out!  For most successful people, we believe at some level in our skills and talents. In fact, coming up through the early years of our careers, our skills and talents (meaning our technical skills and talents here) are what we rely on to create our success; to establish and prove ourselves; and the recognition and rewards we receive are typically based on our successful demonstration of these technical skills. For many of us, however, we can reach a plateau of sorts where something more or different may be needed. We might sense that the old tricks aren’t working as well for us anymore. The common response is to double down, work harder, white knuckle it; basically, to do more of what we’ve done in the past to create our success. In this interactive workshop, we are going to look at this phenomenon together and aim to get smart about whether or not your current strategies will work to get you where you want to go. You will learn: the downside of some of our best traits; what “situational leadership” means and how to use it to navigate complexity; greater self-awareness about your own style(s) and habits; and new tools to choose from to become a stronger leader.


  • $50 fee for TKC members
  • $75 fee for non-TKC members
  • Event limited to 20 registered participants only.

Light appetizers and wine provided.

About the Speaker

Kore is a leadership coach focused on identifying and creating the habits, systems, and frameworks that support humans living at their greatest potential.  As founder of The Essential Group, Kore’s purpose and passion is to help individuals and organizations discover and act from what really matters – the essentials – so that they can grow and thrive while achieving remarkable results. The Essential Group’s work is geared toward guiding clients to a more enriching, sustainable and potent experience of leadership and career by helping them access increased skill, a more creative vision, and a more powerful way of moving through the world. Clients find this approach to be relevant and motivating and typically experience newfound mastery in some of the toughest areas of professional life: navigating complexity, transforming negative dynamics, crafting smart stakeholder strategies, developing executive presence, and cultivating self-awareness and emotional intelligence.  Clients include leaders around the globe, including at Adidas, the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (AI2), the Allen Institute for Brain Science, Facebook, Intel, Microsoft, Perkins Coie, Salesforce.com, The City of Seattle, and Zillow.  Kore herself brings to the table over 18 years’ experience with top law firms and technology companies, including a rise to the executive level at Microsoft and a consistent track record of delivering high-impact results.  Kore is certified in Integral Coaching, having achieved the Professional Coach Certification designation from New Ventures West. She is also a Professional Certified Coach with the International Coach Federation.  Kore has a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. from Washington State University.


October 3, 2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
Event Category:


SLU Penthouse Suite
325 Westlake Ave N. Unit 501
Seattle, WA 98109 United States
+ Google Map