About Driven Leadership

Eric McGrath

Chief Excellence Officer

Eric McGrath

Chief Excellence Officer

For the last 20+ years, Eric has worked with business leaders on being excellent and creating exceptional results for his clients – specializing in multi-phase employee engagement programs. Eric is a born leader, entrepreneur, businessman & competitor. He is an expert in all areas of facilitation of leadership and management development.

Eric is certified in Predictive Index, Innermetrix/DISC, TKI Conflict Assessment and became Master Certified in Experiential Training.

Mary
Belden-McGrath

Chief Excellence Officer

Mary Belden-McGrath is a high-energy public speaker, leadership and business consultant, trainer and author. She inspires fearless growth in individuals, teams and companies challenging them to defy the status quo and level-up.

She believes in big ideas, strong conviction and bold leadership. A trailblazer in every sense of the word, Mary creates Experiential Learning Programs geared toward leadership, management, sales, and communication.

Mary Belden-McGrath

Chief Excellence Officer

As a leadership training and development expert for more than 25 years, Mary is the co-founder of Driven Leadership. She has excelled in the workplace as a top sales performer, business owner, a certified master trainer in leadership skills and has sat on the governing board of non-profit organizations. She is one of the foremost experts in Innermetrix ADVanced Insights Profile (DISC, Values, and Attributes).

Driven Leadership is also the only licensed and certified live facilitators of the TKI Conflict Assessment in the United States. The Thomas Kilmann Instrument (TKI® assessment) is the world’s best-selling conflict management tool helping trainers, managers, and business leaders understand how each conflict-handling behavior impacts negotiations, outcomes, interpersonal and group dynamics.

Welcome To The
DRIVEN LEADERSHIP Experience!

The Driving Force -Introducing The Power Couple

Husband and wife team Eric and Mary redefine team and personal development by marrying a fierce dedication to results and a sincere passion for helping others. The unique dynamic

“We believe leadership and management training and development should rock your world, produce powerful results, inspire people to take action, and defy the status quo!”

Igniting Your Leadership Potential

Leadership is not simply a skill; it is a mindset, a way of life. Our relentless pursuit of excellence has enabled us to develop powerful strategies that will ignite your leadership potential and inspire greatness within you. —- we will guide you on a transformative journey, helping you cultivate the essential qualities of an exceptional leader.

It’s Not Coaching, It’s CHEMISTRY!

Cat·a·lyst | noun

  • a substance that increases the rate of a reaction without itself undergoing any permanent chemical change.
  • a person or thing that precipitates an event.

Our mission is simple: To be the CATALYST that propels people and teams towards unprecedented success and fulfillment.

Team building and leadership development coaching TRANSFORMED

Driven Leadership aims to redefine not only what leadership coaching means but to also transform the entire experience! We are proud to be setting the new industry standard! With a remarkable 30 years of experience unlocking the full potential of professional athletes, world-famous business executives, and teams of all sizes, the Driven Team have established themselves as the go-to agency for cutting-edge leadership development and team building strategies. At Driven Leadership, we believe in pushing boundaries, shattering limitations, and propelling individuals and organizations towards unprecedented success.

Core Values

  • Courage
  • Integrity
  • Growth Mindset
  • Care
  • Play
  • Authenticity

Internal note from Mary for internal team/editor review and consideration on brand/design and content flow decisions: “Our Mission: Wake people up so that they take positive action. (our internal slogan is Wake the F**k Up )”

Driving Results - Don’t Just Arrive

Driven Leadership boasts an impressive, proven track record of guiding individuals and organizations closer to their loftiest goals, by facilitating personal, human connection, adding FACTS, FUN, and our genuine LOVE for people, and cultivating a one of a kind experience guaranteed to re-energize, refocus, INSPIRE and ENGAGE teams to not only stay the course – BUT TO ENJOY THE JOURNEY! Don’t just arrive, THRIVE!

Journey vs. Destination

Confidently embark on the life-changing transformative journey towards unlocking and truly maximizing your true leadership potential, and harnessing your strengths with Driven Leadership at the helm, leading your charge and encouraging, inspiring and informing you every step of the way!

WAKE UP! - Unleashing Your Inner Leader

At Driven Leadership, we believe that leadership is not just a title, but a mindset. It starts from within and radiates outwards, inspiring and influencing those around you. Engagement in Driven Leadership’s personalized coaching journey is designed with your goals and success in mind to WAKE UP your potential, and inspire your commitment to understanding and developing the essential qualities required to become a remarkable leader, an invaluable team mate, partner, and the best, most inspired version of yourself!

Discover - Unlock PRICELESS Skills

Using a truly unique combination of candor, cutting edge industry knowledge and tools, and a personal approach, Driven Leadership is the key to unlocking self awareness, opening the doors that allow you and your team to discover your strengths, weaknesses, and core values, ultimately empowering you to lead with authenticity and purpose.

Develop - Clarifying the vision that transcends the ordinary, fueling your drive to achieve remarkable results in:

  • Masterful Communication: Harness the power of persuasive and empathetic communication to inspire and influence those around you.
  • Emotional Intelligence Mastery: Cultivate emotional intelligence, deepening your connection with others and building trust-based relationships.
  • Decisive Leadership: Make informed and decisive decisions, even in the face of uncertainty, propelling your organization forward.

Connection - Team Building For Extraordinary Results

Your partners at Driven Leadership understand that high-performing teams are the backbone of success in today’s dynamic business landscape. Our world-class team building programs are designed to foster collaboration, enhance communication, humanize teams, and create a culture where every team member thrives. Taking cues from years of experiences, from a full spectrum of client feedback and experiences, people and teams, we remain committed to being the best in class and your most dedicated source for developing:

  • Uncovering and Maximizing Team Dynamics: Identify and leverage the unique strengths and talents of your team, maximizing their collective potential.
  • Nurturing Communication Excellence: Break down barriers, foster open dialogue, and create a culture of transparent and effective communication.
  • Building Trust and Camaraderie: Forge bonds of trust and camaraderie among team members, enabling seamless collaboration and synergy.
  • Leveraging Individual Brilliance: Recognize and leverage the diverse strengths and perspectives of each team member, driving exceptional performance.
  • Instilling Accountability: Foster a culture of ownership and accountability, ensuring that every team member is committed to achieving common goals.

Your Challenges

We understand that today’s leaders face a myriad of challenges. Be it managing diverse teams, navigating organizational changes, or innovating in an increasingly competitive market – these obstacles can seem daunting.

The Driven Leadership Solution

Our solution-oriented approach is rooted in understanding the unique needs of each leader and organization we work with. We immerse ourselves in understanding your unique culture, goals and obstacles, and tailor your development path.

Leadership Development
Solutions And Services

  • Individual Programs: Develop future generations of leaders within your organization by committing to your own personal leadership success
  • Executive Leadership Coaching: Empowering top-level executives to unleash their full leadership potential and drive organizational success.
  • Team/Group: Build collaborative, unbreakable, high-performing teams
  • Team Coaching: Guiding teams of all sizes to reach new heights of collaboration, innovation, and high-performance excellence.
  • High-Intensity Athlete Coaching: Inspiring professional athletes to break barriers, surpass limitations, and achieve peak performance both on and off the field.
  • Corporate / Organizational Teams: Unlock and develop key leadership characteristics to drive success, results, and organizational change and strength
  • Start-up Coaching: Nurturing entrepreneurial leaders, providing them with the skills and mindset necessary to thrive in the competitive start-up ecosystem.

We have honed our craft over 30 years, unlocking the true potential of professional athletes, world-famous business executives, and teams of all sizes. Today, we invite (and enthusiastically encourage you) to embark with us on a transformative journey that will redefine leadership for you and your team, elevate performance, and unleash unparalleled success, opportunity and growth!

Embrace your journey to peak performance with Driven Leadership and discover the remarkable new heights you are capable of achieving. Let’s redefine what your future opportunities and success looks like TOGETHER!

Awakening Your Fullest Potential

  • Self-Awareness: Gain a deep understanding of your strengths, weaknesses, and values to lead authentically.
  • Visionary Thinking: Develop a compelling vision that motivates and engages your team, propelling them towards success.
  • Effective Communication: Master the art of clear and persuasive communication, fostering a culture of collaboration and innovation.
  • Emotional Intelligence: Harness the power of empathy and self-awareness to connect with others on a deeper level, fostering trust and loyalty.
  • Decision-Making: Learn to make well-informed decisions swiftly and confidently, even in the face of uncertainty.

Team Building for Exceptional Results:

In today’s competitive landscape, cohesive and high-performing teams are the driving force behind organizational success. Our team building programs are designed to foster collaboration, enhance communication, and cultivate an environment where every team member feels valued and motivated to excel. Through our proven methodologies, we will help you:

  • Identify Team Dynamics: Understand the strengths and weaknesses of your team, maximizing their collective potential.
  • Enhance Communication: Break down barriers, encourage open dialogue, and foster a culture of effective communication.
  • Foster Trust and Collaboration: Build a foundation of trust among team members, promoting collaboration and synergy.
  • Leverage Individual Strengths: Uncover and leverage the unique strengths of each team member, creating a high-performing unit.
  • Drive Accountability: Instill a sense of ownership and responsibility within the team, ensuring everyone is aligned towards common goals.

Transformative Coaching Programs

At Driven Leadership, we offer a range of transformative coaching programs tailored to your specific needs and objectives. Our experienced coaches will provide the guidance and support you need to overcome challenges, develop new skills, and achieve sustainable growth. Our programs include:

  • Executive Leadership Coaching: Empowering high-level executives to become exceptional leaders, driving organizational success.
  • Team Coaching: Guiding teams towards synergy, collaboration, and exceptional performance.
  • Professional Athlete Coaching: Inspiring athletes to unlock their full potential both on and off the field.
Conclusion: Your journey towards awakening your fullest potential starts here, at Driven Leadership. Through our cutting-edge leadership development and team building strategies, we will empower you to become a remarkable leader, ignite your team’s performance, and achieve extraordinary results.

Leadership is not a destination; it is a continuous process of growth and self-discovery. Embrace the opportunity to become the leader you were meant to be, and let us guide you every step of the way.

Take the first step today and unlock your true potential with Driven Leadership.

Our unique approach facilitates a deeper connection within your team, fostering a thriving, collaborative environment. Experience renewed engagement and increased productivity with Driven Leadership.

Investing in leadership development is a pivotal step towards growing business value. Driven Leadership equips your leaders with vital skills to drive organizational performance and generate

The rapidly changing business landscape necessitates strong, skilled leaders. Delaying leadership development is a delay to your business' growth. Reach out to Driven Leadership now to fast-track your success.

Driven Leadership sets the benchmark in leadership coaching. With our expert team, extensive experience, and innovative techniques, we deliver unmatched services to elevate your business.

We're committed to providing top-tier customer service. Your satisfaction is our triumph. Experience the Driven Leadership difference today.

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Developing Company Culture for Higher Profits, Less Turnover and Better Employee Engagement

Eric McGrath

Chief Excellence Officer

For the last 20+ years, Eric has worked with business leaders on being excellent and creating exceptional results for his clients –
specializing in multi-phase employee engagement programs. Eric is a born leader, entrepreneur, businessman and competitor. He is an expert in all areas of facilitation of leadership and management
development.

Eric is certified in Predictive Index, Innermetrix/DISC, TKI Conflict Assessment and became Master Certified in Experiential Training.

Developing Company Culture for Higher Profits, Less Turnover and Better Employee Engagement

Mary
Belden-McGrath

Chief Excellence Officer

Mary Belden-McGrath is a high-energy public speaker, leadership and business consultant, trainer and author. She inspires fearless growth in individuals, teams and companies challenging them to defy the status quo and level-up.

She believes in big ideas, strong conviction and bold leadership. A trailblazer in every sense of the word, Mary creates Experiential Learning Programs geared toward leadership, management, sales, and communication.

As a leadership training and development expert for more than 25 years, Mary is the co-founder of Driven Leadership. She has excelled in the workplace as a top sales performer, business owner, a certified master trainer in leadership skills and has sat on
the governing board of non-profit organizations. She is one of the foremost experts in Innermetrix ADVanced Insights Profile (DISC, Values, and Attributes).

Driven Leadership is also the only licensed and certified live facilitators of the TKI Conflict Assessment in the United States. The Thomas Kilmann Instrument (TKI® assessment) is the world’s best-selling conflict management tool helping trainers, managers, and business leaders understand how each conflict-handling behavior impacts negotiations, outcomes, interpersonal and group dynamics.