life coach and business coach Curt Mandell

Curt Mandell

Professional Career Coach, Leadership Coach

Intuitive, Strategic, Creative, Results-oriented

Oakland, CA

Appointment Types:

  • Phone
  • Online via Zoom


  • Business Vision Strategy
  • Confident Communication
  • Executive Coaching
  • Executive Presence
  • Influencing Skills
  • Leadership Development
  • Midlife Career Change/Exploration
  • Confidence and Self-esteem
  • Confident Communication
  • Life Transition Coaching
  • Overcoming Fears


  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC) – International Coach Federation
  • Senior Professional Career Coach (SPCC) – Ready, Restart, Go
  • Masters of Arts, Management – John F. Kennedy University
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) – Project Management Institute
  • Leadership Program Graduate – Co-Active Training Institute
  • MA, Management & Leadership

Packages Offered:

Ideal Clients:

  • Career Changers
  • Executives
  • Human Resources
  • Individual Contributors
  • Mid Level Managers
  • Mid-Career Professionals

Methodologies and Tools used:

Co-Active Coaching 

Positive Intelligence 

Curt’s Story

Curt is a Career and Leadership Coach with over 30 years of experience as an executive, manager, consultant and coach working in Fortune 100 companies and in private practice. In addition to coaching, he has led a number of large, global projects impacting up to 100,000 employees and served as adjunct faculty in the University of San Francisco’s Organizational Behavior program.

As a leadership coach, he has helped numerous leaders develop their capabilities, dialing up their impact and influence. Leaders report significantly improved performance of their teams, with higher levels of engagement. Most importantly, the leaders are more energized, creative and joyful at work after working with Curt, and are able to meet the complex challenges in todays environment. 

In his career coaching work, he combines his decades of experience in the corporate world, with a passion to help people achieve profound, lasting personal and professional change including:

  • Making a career change
  • Falling in love with their work again
  • Landing that dream job
  • Getting promoted
  • Redefining life purpose and transitioning to the next life stage

He works with clients to gain clarity on their values, vision, purpose and priorities. He then guides them as they creatively explore career alternatives and find work that is impactful fulfilling.

What clients are saying about Curt…