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Mark is the owner of Mark Warren Associates, a coaching and training company. MWA offers a variety of career transition coaching, career and life coaching, corporate training, business and organization consulting services. Mark specializes in professional career transition coaching and helping people discover and pursue their personal life callings. Mark is known as “The Calling Coach,” and is absolutely passionate and committed to helping others identify and fulfill their unique, personal callings in life.
He is a specialist in personality styles and their applications in personal, management and organizational settings. He consults with clients and companies regularly on such areas as: increased work satisfaction; career transitions and finding a career that you will love; effective team building and communication; maximizing work strengths; and developing strength-based leadership and management skills.
Mark is a certified trainer in the award winning training series: Crucial Confrontations. He is also a certified trainer in the Emotional Social Competency Inventory 360 (ESCI), a powerful assessment tool for leaders to assess and maximize their leadership competencies.
EXPERIENCE Mark has coached and trained over 10,000 individual and corporate clients. He is a widely sought after as speaker and trainer. He has given inspirational talks and training sessions to a wide range of audiences, including: corporate executives; government agencies; private corporations; numerous high schools and colleges; professional agencies; and church organizations.
EDUCATION Mark has a M.Ed. in Adult Education from Western Washington University with a specialization in Training and Development, and Career Coaching. He has a post graduate training in Computer Technology and Education from Seattle Pacific University, and a BA in Education from Western Washington University.
Mark has also been a high school principal, a career counselor and teacher, and a former high school teacher of the year.
Mark is known as one of the premier specialists in career and workplace issues. As one of the top rated trainers in the Northwest over the past 20 years, Mark has trained and coached local small business owners as well as Fortune 500 companies.
PERSONAL Mark is a devoted husband and father. He and his wife Christa have been married for nearly 30 years and have 3 wonderful children: Mark and Christa have recently welcomed their new son-in-law into their family.