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Calling all entrepreneurs &
career-driven professionals who want to level up fast!

Are you prepared to evolve from conventional 'old school' practices and embrace a dynamic, adaptable 'new school' leadership style?

Now is the time for you to transform into the leader you've always aspired to be.

We are a leadership development and coaching firm specializing in tailored solutions for emerging and established leaders. Our unique approach blends heart-led principles with military-inspired coaching and training to empower clients for success in the dynamic 'New School' environment of the future. Our transformative programs rapidly elevate leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities, condensing years of experience into months, conquering imposter syndrome, and shaping individuals into effective, trusted leaders ready to tackle any challenge.

Are you ready to become a 'New School' Leader?

Meet Your Coach, Nikki Gianni...

Hello Fellow Leaders!

I hope you stopped by because you decided to invest in yourself by hiring a leadership coach/mentor. Well, be proud of yourself for taking the initiative, only about 25% of the population take charge of their professional development.

Selecting a Leadership Coach might be a little daunting at first, so I’ve provided some additional information about my background, including my qualifications & personal information, on the “About” page to assist you with your decision. Please don’t hesitate to ask me any questions you might have. I will always make time for you!

I look forward to speaking with you to determine if working together will be the right fit to address your challenges and accomplish your goals.

Sincerely, Nikki


How Can I Help You?

I provide one-on-one personalized services for clients like you anywhere in the world, empowering them to be outstanding, heart-led leaders in their professional and personal lives.

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One-on-One Coaching

Through my program, Revolutionizing Leadership: Becoming a ‘New School Leader’, we will focus on your individual goals, challenges, and aspirations, and develop a personalized plan that helps you move forward with purpose and direction. We will delve into your strengths, values, and passions, and explore how they align with your professional and personal goals as a leader.

Speaking Engagements

If you would like me to be a guest on your podcast, at an event, or be a guest on another medium, I would love to! Please go to my “Speaking” page to put in a request. 

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Why Work With Me?


I was an award winning senior leader with the Department of Defense for over 15 years. I turned organizations that were zeros into heroes, exponentially increasing retention and performance.

Certified Coach & Instructor

I'm a Certified Coach in Life, Organizational Development, Transformation, Confidence, Career, Employee Performance, and Business Fundamentals. I'm also an Air Force certified collegiate-level training instructor who's been teaching for 18 years.

25 Years of Experience

25 Years of military experience equates to integrity first, service before self and excellence in all you do, outstanding change management skills, the ability to get along with just about anyone, and being able to see things that others don't thanks to "a fresh set of eyes."

Highly-Developed Leadership Strengths

My top 5 strengths from the CliftonStrengths Assessment: Strategic, Futuristic, Individualization, Activator, and Positivity. These are great strengths for leading, coaching, and a growth mindset. Not to mention, they are great to help you boost yours!

Do you have trouble saying no at work? 

Being able to say no is essential to keeping
your sanity, health, and overall well-being!

Sara Knight tells us about how she feels about the value of saying no.

*This video contains explicit language. Viewer discretion is advised.


Sign up for The Leadership Collective Newsletter & Get "The Power of No" Workbook on Me!

Do you have difficulty saying “no” to people in your professional and/or personal life?  You aren’t the only one!  This can be a very challenging behavior to modify, so I created this workbook for you to improve your quality of life right now.  Don’t forget to watch the ted talk with Sara Knight about this issue posted above…it’s hysterical, eye opening and helpful, enjoy!

The Power of No Workbook - Leadership Coaching Exercises with Nikki Gianni.

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