Our 12-month platinum program to grow your career, influence and impact and ensure your long-term career legacy.


This is about so much more than just landing your next role...

Other people talk a lot about creating impact, but, for you this goes way beyond that.

You are ready to make scalable change and advance in your career, but you know that you can't achieve that just by getting a great job.

And it's about more than making a difference, it's about creating a legacy.

You want to ensure that every step you take builds that legacy of long-lasting impact while advancing your influence and career.

Together we can shape a career plan that helps you deliver on your bigger purpose

Let's set you up for long-term career impact, not just a job.

We've coached change leaders from getting promoted to developing leadership influence at:

Feel Supported at Every Step 

with Industry Leading Coach,

Shannon Houde 

Reach your goals with a powerful personal brand, a bigger impactful career, and the next level of leadership skills.



The Whole Journey

Our Platinum Career & Executive Coaching Program

20 tailored, live personal coaching sessions with Shannon as she becomes your career partner - setting you up to succeed in your next role and beyond, to influence at the senior level, and create a legacy.


What Is Included?

Exclusive To The Whole Journey Program

  • Personalized introductions to Shannon's LinkedIn network of 7500 impact leaders
  • Support in getting a Board role and public speaking opportunities
  • Direct access to Shannon with unlimited email support for one year
  • Emotional intelligence psychometric test to reveal your unique leadership qualities
  • Visualization and map of a 5 year career plan that aligns to your legacy vision

1:1 Coaching

  • 20 coaching sessions live with Shannon via Zoom over 12 months
  • Customized support from your Career Journey Partner at every step
  • Repositioning of your personal brand so headhunters find you
  • In-depth editing of your CV, cover letter, LinkedIn and bio
  • Understand the market trends that are relevant to you
  • Get focused about your target sector, translatable skills, impact issues, and culture fit
  • Personal mock interview practice and critiques
  • Personalized recruiter insights to unpack your blocks
  • Clear onboarding plan to ensure success from day one
  • Relationship coaching to shape influence and impact
  • Professional Development Assessment with leading supplier, Harrison

Tools & Resources

  • 12-month access to our entire proven job search framework delivered via 17x comprehensive on-demand training videos
  • Invitation to join our vibrant online community of like-minded professionals
  • 20+ case studies of career change successes
  • 25+ practical tools and exercises
  • 16+ templates including CV, cover letter, bio, LinkedIn, networking emails
  • Interview prep toolkit & tips
  • 10 worksheets on crucial themes like listening, stakeholder relations, empathy, culture, leadership, team management, imposter syndrome
  • Curated PDFs on time management, prioritization, setting boundaries, getting promoted, leadership, growing gravitas, setting KPIs
  • Unique tools to nail the interview and negotiate salary
  • Resource library of recruiters, networks, white papers, books, and job boards

Access to the Whole Journey 

is by Application Only

Simply book a trial coaching session with Shannon to ensure we are the right fit for eachother.


Themes Covered

Career Coaching


You want to shift into a career that makes a difference and creates a positive impact through your work.

It's time to break down the entire job search process into clear steps and make your dream job a reality with our signature career coaching program.

Career Coaching


You've worked hard and your personal branding is on point. You’re now ready to land your dream job. Shannon will coach you through converting contacts into job opportunities, customizing each job application, making LinkedIn do the work for you, and interviewing with confidence and gravitas.



You’ve landed that dream job so now it’s time to ensure your success in your first 90 days with intentional focus.

Shannon will support you to integrate into your new role and team, navigate new culture, build key stakeholder relationships and pace your impact.

Executive Coaching


You’re in your dream job but professional growth doesn’t stop here.

Shannon will support you to shift mindsets, gain critical senior management buy-in, use Emotional Intelligence to empower and motivate your teams and build trust through empathy.


See What Our Clients Say

Listen to other professionals who have already benefitted from our Whole Journey program.

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This Program is for You if...

  • You are a senior executive looking to create more scalable change
  • You want a promotion to the C-Suite
  • You are looking to position into a Board level role
  • You value mapping out a 5-year career plan and legacy
  • You are ready to invest in yourself and your growth
  • You know you could have even more influence
  • You want to leave the world a better place for future generations

Founder, Walk of Life Coaching


Your Coach, Mentor, and Career Partner

Shannon Houde has spent two decades mentoring, coaching and training more than 1500 change leaders and CSOs in the impact sector across 30+ countries and over 4000 hours of one-to-one support.

She founded Walk of Life, the first-of-its kind international career advisory business focused solely on corporate sustainability and ESG, more than 15 years ago.

As an ICF-certified executive coach accredited in the GameChanger Index®, Shannon was selected as a meta coach for the Goleman Emotional Intelligence certification program. She is a published author of the book "Good Work" and has been a GreenBiz columnist for more than 10 years.

Her coaching is underpinned by 20 years in recruitment and 10 years as a sustainability consultant and an in-house practitioner within Fortune 500 companies, management consultancies and recruitment agencies including Deloitte, WWF, Blackrock, Adobe, and Acre.

Build resilience and productivity leveraging emerging scientific evidence behind mindfulness and emotional intelligence using our WAVE Model©.

Transform emotional intelligence from theory into meaningful action with our evidence-based EI Leadership Competency Model.


Empower organisations to drive performance and achieve innovation by creating game-changing teams and cultures.


Gain personal insights into your leadership and emotional intelligence traits through predictive analytics that will help you design growth plans and improve your influence.


We Walk Our Talk

Walk Of Life Coaching have decided to take Coldplay's lead and pledge to plant one tree for every hour of coaching sold, back dating to 2008 when Shannon started the business. That's an amazing 4,768 trees being planted!

In partnership with Ecologi.

We plant trees with Ecologi


As an ICF-PCC certified executive coach, Shannon was selected as a Meta Coach to teach on Daniel Goleman’s Emotional Intelligence Coach Certification course. PCC credential holders are trained, experienced coaches with a commitment to high ethical standards. Shannon is also certified in Harrison Assessments, The GameChanger Index, and Korn Ferry's ESCI 360.

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Our Pledge

We plant trees with Ecologi

We plant one tree for every hour of coaching sold, dating back to 2008 when the business was founded.


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