for Individuals & Business Owners


Create Your Living

Private 1-on-1 Coaching for Courageous

Individuals & Business Owners

I specialize in working with people who feel disenchanted with the Corporate world, and feel called to a life and career of more freedom, satisfaction, and passion. My clients are high-achieving professionals who feel stuck, aimless, or whelmed (over or under), and their passion is at odds with their profession. I help them move up and out of stagnation and into the next chapter with clarity, confidence and purpose.


If you are looking to leave the corporate world behind, and “Create Your Living” doing work that fills and fulfills you – I would love to work with you!

Coaching Areas

Our coaching relationship can cover all or some of the following focus areas:





Mental Wellbeing




The Coaching Relationship

As your coach, I will guide you toward finding the key that unlocks your highest potential.

Together, we will design an empowered relationship that evokes trust and allows you to drop into your true self. I offer a mix of empathy, honesty, compassion, vulnerability, playfulness, passion, and a big dose of courage sprinkled on top.  

I take a fierce stand for your vision, so that you can stay focused on what is most important to you. Your goals MATTER to ME. Your career MATTERS to ME.

You MATTER to Me!

Your Life is Waiting...

Can you imagine your life if you could experience the following on an ongoing basis?


  • Gain clarity on who you are so you can be in a career or relationship that is aligned to your values and desires
  • Create a sense of ease and flow in your life so you can move away from the overwhelm
  • Discover what you're passionate about so you can have financial freedom in a career you love
  • Learn to listen to a new language within yourself so you can stop being fluent in the negative self-talk
  • Build your confidence so you can get rid of the "I'm not Good Enough" thoughts and take risks in your career and desires
  • Reduce your stress so you can experience more joy in the life you have now
  • Creating your living instead of making your living in a career that is causing you worry and anxiety


Hi! I’m Taryn Laakso,

Your Coach and Guide on this exciting transformational journey…

I believe deeply in the power of coaching, and have seen its immense positive impacts in my own personal and professional life. I have taken this journey myself and have conquered numerous personal obstacles with courage and determination along with a fierce passion for overcoming negative self-talk. I believe that I am uniquely suited as your guide and I am thrilled to share proven methods for intercepting and upgrading your mental operating system. I believe everyone deserves to have a life that is calm, flowing with ease, and grounded in deep inner confidence.

Together, we’ll take you to your personal summit so you can live on top of the world in your professional life and personal relationships…


  • Leadership

  • Positive Mindset

  • Igniting Passion

  • Clarity & Confidence

Tools & Certifications

  • CTI / Coactive Coaching

  • CTI Leadership

  • PQ / Positive Intelligence

  • Spiral Leadership

  • The Bigger Game


6-Month Coaching Program

Are you ready to ignite the spark that has your mojo depleted?

In this 6-month program, we are discovering the parts of you that want to be ignited! These are the parts that have been forgotten or never even given a chance to see the light of day because the inner critic voice dumps water on the spark of inspiration. You’ll have tools to recognize the sabotaging thoughts and upgrade your mental operating system that give you permission to pursue your passions.

You’ll discover the things you were once passionate about to determine what you want to bring back into your life. You will work one-on-one with me to define your goals and take steady actions towards achieving them. You’ll receive tools to help identify when you’re in alignment with your values, counteract the sabotaging mindset, and own the gifts you bring to this world.


This package typically includes:

  • 90-minute deep-dive session to assess, orientate, and set a direction!
  • Saboteur Assessment, Values & Purpose clarification
  • 10 x 45-min private bi-weekly coaching sessions
  • Goal setting and actions plans
  • Email access to your coach through private client portal
  • Text access in case of 411 emergency
  • Completion session
  • Option to add the Mental Fitness Bootcamp program with private weekly 30 min check-in calls for first 6 weeks. 


VIP 12-Month Coaching Program

Are you committed to reaching new peaks in every domain of your life?

In this full-service coaching experience, your quest to summit your personal peak begins. Through a course of radical self-discovery, you’ll have the clarity and confidence to choose the actions that are aligned with a life fulfilled and igniting on all cylinders. Peak Performance and Happiness are the gift you’ve been waiting for and deserve. Let’s optimize your gifts and inspire others to follow your leadership!

Limited availability, requires a 12-month commitment.


  • One 2 hour discovery session
  • 22 x 45-min private bi-weekly coaching sessions
  • Saboteur Assessment, Values & Purpose clarification
  • Goal setting and action plans
  • Quarterly and annual primary focus reviews
  • Up to 2 x 15-mins on-demand calls per month
  • Email access through private client portal
  • Text access in case of 911 & 411 emergency
  • Completion session
  • Bonus: VIP Day of Sailing or Hiking (your preference)
  • Bonus: Free access to PQ Mental Fitness Bootcamp Group Program
  • Bonus: Access to online workshops and events hosted by your coach throughout the year
  • Bonus: Access to VIP pricing for Retreats


Single Coaching Session

This package includes one 60-minute coaching session to get you back on course.

Sometimes your direction in life goes a little off course. Schedule time for a one session RESET and we’ll get you back on track sailing towards your sweet spot in life.

Are you ready to set your sails toward a more fulfilling life and career?

Ready to start putting yourself and your dreams first?

Curious about how this work can impact your life?


I invite you to schedule a complimentary coaching session with me…

“I am so grateful to Taryn for her help! I have only had the opportunity to work with her for a short amount of time, but in that short time, she has already helped to guide me, find my inspiration and bring things that seemed so huge & enormous, down to a better perspective that is manageable. From the first session in working with her, I was able to go from being in a pre-contemplative stage (with a lot of fears and concerns) to an immediate action phase in deciding to start my own business. In moving forward with this, I have found a renewed sense of passion, direction and excitement in my career field that I have not had in the past 6 years. I am excited and look forward to what the future holds now and I am so appreciative of Taryn in helping me find that! I would strongly encourage everyone looking to find a new sense of self and passion in their lives to work with Taryn!”

Amie Louwers
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