Genevieve de Lacaze, Founder of GDL TransitionsMEET GENEVIEVE, FOUNDER OF GDL TRANSITIONSI am Genevieve de Lacaze, aka GenieCoach. I am a qualified Life & Executive coach with honours. I specialise in supporting people and businesses who want to be financially successful living their passion(s). I have been coaching for many years with a lifetime experience of supporting people. I am the author of the timely book Passion Pays.
I am the Official Career Development Expert at Selfgrowth.com and the
International Head of Continuing Professional Development at the IIC. I am also an avid tennis fan and coach the sport in my spare time.

PARTNERS AND MEMBERSHIPSI work with several people on different types of projects, mainly speaking and training events. These individuals and organisations enhance the work that GDL Transitions deliver and are a great source of mutual support.

IIC Associate MemberICR MemberInternational Institute of Coaching (IIC) and International Coaching Register I am an Associate Member of the IIC where I am the:
International Head of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

I am also registered on the International Register of Professional Coaches.

Noble Manhattan logoNoble Manhattan Coaching; accredited by the International Institute of Coaching (IIC) and the Institude of Leadership & Management (ILM) Well-established leaders in the field of personal development for many years, Noble Manhattan are experts in Life, Executive & Corporate Coach Training. Noble Manhattan also work with both individuals and companies to raise their level of self-empowerment and achievement.

Business for Coaches logo Business for Coaches (B4C) B4C provides a platform of growth, learning and support. Check out this insightful teleclass on Finding Your Niche, that I delivered for B4C; with two other topics by two other fantastic coaches.

The Online Self Improvement and Self Help Encyclopedia SelfGrowth.com #1 Self-improvement website I am the Official Career Development Expert at Selfgrowth.com, where I submit articles and other creative .

SelfGrowth.com is the most complete guide to information about Self -Improvement, Personal Growth and Self Help on the Internet. It is designed to be an organized directory, with articles and references to thousands of other Web Sites on the World Wide Web.

2Way Development I have been an "ambassador" of 2Way Development and their great work since I used their services in 2006 to go work in Guatemala. I have since spoken with many career transitioners, all looking to make a positive career change, inspiring them to follow their passion.

2Way Development places hundreds of volunteers every year to work with established development charities worldwide. All placements are skills based, allowing volunteers to build up knowledge and experience, whilst contributing to a specific need in a charity or NGO. 2Way Development carefully tie in a lot of careers advice and personal support to ensure a placement works towards a volunteers long-term career goals in a very direct way.


Our business philosophy is to be the change we want to see in the world; a world of fulfilled individuals and thriving businesses managed with passion, purpose, wisdom and serious humour.


"I work by a set of standards, which I try to keep lower than Mont Everest. It's no easy task but without giving too much away, I'd say that these standards are pretty valuable." - GdL
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GDL transitions is dedicated to assist those who have the courage to seek help with their frustrating problem of misaligned passion with financial success. For all those, who, in their quest for help, bring with them perseverance and a fervent conviction that they have good work to contribute to others.

We deliver value-for-money coaching and training services based on three principles: purpose, wisdom and fun; which in turn, become added value in our clients' lives. That is the key to fulfilling our ultimate mission to champion people and businesses to grow, develop and learn in an ethical way that is congruent with their core values.