Forest Marie

I help software engineers conquer imposter syndrome by deconstructing complexities so they can focus on delievering high quality software solutions and achieve premium salaries.

I help tech leaders champion systems and principles to manage and lead people to shipping software at 3X their current throughput while improving quality and employee engagement.

After 15 years of leveling up organizations on software development initiatives and growing software leaders, I'm excited and eager to bring my principles and highly effective systems to our industry.

Coaching Programmers

Programmers are often brought into an organization to solve business problems but are given very little guidance outside of just writing kickass code.

I provide one-on-one coaching to programmers at all levels through the intense field of software development. This coaching is designed to help you become a better programmer, conquer imposter syndrome and command premium salaries.

If you are interested in working with me, please fill out the programmer coaching qualificaiton form.

Coaching Managers

Often, managers are thrust into the position because they were awesome individual contributors. Most of us dive into team leadership without the proper training of the principles and systems that will help you become indespensable.

I provide one-on-one coaching to tech managers at all levels through the challenging and lonely field of management. I've unpacked the principles and systems to help make you a more effective leader and command a premium salary.

If you are interested in working with me, please fill out the leadership coaching qualificaiton form.

Lunchbox Leadership

My Lunchbox Leadership© program is a super-focused program delivered over 12 weeks to give leaders principles and systems to skyrocket their leadership effectiveness. This BYOBB (Bring-Your-Own-Brownbag) program is delivered in weekly 60 minute sessions for 12 weeks during lunch to minimize disruption.

Because this is a highly interactive program and to stay within the 60 minute threshold, the maximum attendees for this program is 8 people and currently. This program is only available virtually at the moment. Please contact me for more details.

Enrollment is currently closed until March 2022.

Coaching Agile Coaches

Like managers, ScrumMasters and Agile Coaches are put into this role to diagnose and remove impediments to your team and organization's growth, health, and product velocity goals with the only training being a 2-day certificate program.

I provide one-on-one coaching to ScrumMasters and Agile Coaches who have learned that this position is exteremely challenging requiring coordination with teams, stakeholders and managers resistant to Agile. As with everything I do, I have unpacked the principles and systems to help you become the best Agile Coach you can be with a high performing Team and command a premium salary.

If you are interested in working with me, please fill out the leadership coaching qualificaiton form.