10 Leading Experts That Will Inspire You This Year

In a world of rapid change and growth, the guidance of exceptional leaders is invaluable. This year, we’re fortunate to introduce you to ten experts who are not only excelling in their fields but also uplifting others’ lives. From personal growth to business mastery, their journeys embody the essence of 10x thinking: that achieving tenfold results is often easier than merely doubling them. Join us as we explore the stories of these trailblazers, and let their expertise inspire your journey in coaching, leadership, and personal development.

#1 – Mark Groves

It’s Masks Off With Human Connection Specialist Mark Groves

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Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you took down your mask and allowed yourself to be vulnerable? To be unapologetically you? If so, you’re not alone. Plenty of us go our whole lives wondering how things would be different, but never actually take the steps to change.

If you’re one of those people who have yearned to live authentically but just don’t know where to begin, then take the first step and familiarize yourself with Mark Groves: Human Connection Specialist, speaker, author, coach and podcast host. Born in Calgary, Alberta, Groves is a thought leader, connection builder, founder of both the Create The Love and Felt movements, and frankly, someone who has been in your shoes before.

In his words, the journey to self love “doesn’t come easily, freely or simply, but it definitely is a beautiful ride.” To experience a transformative journey leading to inner happiness and fulfillment, visit Mark Groves’ website, listen to his podcast, or check out his online courses and events today.

#2 – Rudi Riekstins

Shift Your Mindset With Positive Powerhouse Rudi Riekstins Coaching

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Two words describe the nation’s top-rated business mindset coach, Rudi Riekstinspositively profound. His aura commands attention from the very first step he takes. Events erupt with thunderous applause, and Rudi’s amplified energy bounces from left to right – igniting leaders’ inner flames like never before.

Crowned as a leader called upon by leaders, Rudi Riekstins’ exceptional leadership programs have touched the lives of many, resulting in remarkable and life-changing transformations.

As a visionary, renowned business mentor, and high-performance coach, Rudi Riekstins Coaching steers individuals and organizations toward success and prosperity.

Thanks to his powerful positive approach, business heads reach their potential and overcome challenges. And his top-rated expertise in the life coaching industry has not gone unnoticed.

Prestigious organizations awarded the ambitious visionary Top #5 Coach by Thrive Global and a Top 20 Global Thought Leader, alongside renowned figures like Tony Robbins, Deepak Chopra, and Dr. Joe Dispenza.

So, if you want to live your most empowered life, or transform your business mindset, why not schedule a consultationcall on Rudi Riekstins’ website – it’s a chance worth taking.

Grab a copy of his free book, and head to the InPowered Life Podcast to learn more.

#3 – Nathan Gold

Learn How To Level Up Your Presentation Skills With High-Stakes Speaker Coach Nathan Gold

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Visualize this: You walk out onto a stage, lights beaming in your eyes and the outline of an audience consuming the background. Your palms begin to sweat, your chest thumps faster, and you start rethinking your entire speech. Just like that, you’ve questioned your authority to present, throwing any confidence out the window.

Speaking anxiety is an all-consuming beast that too often overtakes people’s ability to effectively present. But one man has the know-how and skills to help change this.

Enter Nathan Gold, Chief Coach of The Demo Coach and Keynote Speaker; serving over two million people in the last 15 years, in a range of practices such as preparing people for TED Talks, SharkTank performances, investor pitching, and “can’t miss” sales presentations.

Gold offers specialized workshops, keynote talks, and one-on-one coaching sessions focused on addressing specific areas of improvement to give you more confidence for your high-stakes speaking opportunity.

With Nathan Gold’s guidance, you’ll learn how to harness your speaking anxiety and confidently walk on stage, successfully engaging your audience – and this time, you won’t break a sweat doing it.

To learn more, visit his website here.

#4 – Melissa Ross

Meet Mindset Guru & Clarity Coach Melissa Ross, A Saving Grace For Families Longing To Heal, Grow And Shine

Ontario’s leading authority figure, and proud mother of two, Melissa Ross, is unifying families worldwide thanks to her exceptional expertise – a true blessing for those seeking guidance and direction.

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With more than two decades of experience in the realm of yoga and mindfulness, Ontario’s golden ray of hope, Melissa Ross, has become a highly regarded authority on healing and self-improvement.

As a mindset mentor and clarity coach, her life’s work has been dedicated to improving the mental health and well-being of those she serves – giving countless families a renewed sense of hope through stress reduction, bodily awareness, and strengthening bonds.

Today, Melissa Ross continues to inspire and empower people to overcome life’s mental challenges through her work as a speaker, coach, author, and founder of Rise2Wellness Inc.

Her establishment, Breathe With Me Yoga, motivates countless youngsters to connect with their physical, mental, and spiritual selves through breathing techniques, mindfulness, and yoga poses brought to life through play and storytelling.

To see Melissa Ross in action, check her out on Traverse TV Network, where she hosts Story Time Yoga for children 5-9 years and families 2-9 years.

#5 – James Peters

Learn How To Shift Your Thoughts And Emotions With Transformational Mindset Coach James Peters

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At one point, James Peters’s life was in shambles. He had recently lost his father and son and was accused of a crime he did not commit. But this shock-instilling situation was merely a transient moment. Rather than succumbing to the system’s prescribed form of “recovery” through pills and labels, James chose to look inwards – thanks to the help of his first coach – and embarked on a journey of self-discovery.

Today, he is a Transformational Mindset Coach with a mission to help people bounce back from adversity to live a life of freedom, fulfillment, and purpose. As a Jay Shetty certified success coach, James works with individuals one on one to shift their thoughts and emotions after adversity to achieve real change in their lives.

With his help, James Peters can help you transform your life to emerge from the pit of darkness and flourish in the light.

Get started today by visiting his website to book an appointment.

#6 – Brent Hafele

Unlock Your Inner Vibrancy With Brent Hafele, A Renowned Coach Changing the Lives of Executives

As a chief executive, feeling stuck in a rut can be daunting. But according to Brent Hafele, we can overcome obstacles with intentionality. With decades of experience in both the business and nonprofit sectors, the thought leader has empowered hundreds of CEOs and entrepreneurs from all walks of life. Now it’s your turn.

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The most successful people in the world don’t rise above challenges alone. They have a coach – a thought leader 100% invested in helping them get out of business or lifestyle ruts.

As someone who has lived through the twists and turns of leadership as a business head, nothing gives the founder of Vibrancy Unlocked, Brent Hafele, more joy than walking CEOs “to live and lead more vibrantly.”

Specializing in helping apex leaders’ lives and careers unstuck, his impactful leadership work has elevated over 175 organizations across North America.

Hafele is a firm believer that vibrancy requires awareness and intentionality to live lives of greater productivity, health, connection, and joy. He vows to help others achieve their goals and thrive by creating safe spaces to grow and flourish.

“I know the joy, stress, excitement, and loneliness of leading organizations. I have witnessed it, and I have lived it,” says Hafele. “It is my joy to listen. To question. To strategize. To encourage. To celebrate. So bring on the real and the raw!”

If you are a CEO or executive longing for change, visit Brent Hafele’s website to explore more, or check out his complimentary Life/Work Vibrancy self-assessment.

#7 – Ramsey Bergeron

Ignite Your Personal Growth Journey with Ramsey Bergeron – Embrace a Life of Fulfillment and Purpose

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Ramsey Bergeron is a catalyst for personal growth, inspiring individuals to step out of their comfort zones and pursue their dreams. With his guidance, you’ll develop a resilient mindset and gain the tools you need to overcome obstacles, achieve success, and create a life of fulfillment.

Through his coaching programs, motivational talks, and interactive workshops, Bergeron empowers individuals to tap into their inner strength and unlock their true potential. By shifting your perspective and embracing Bergeron’s transformative insights, you’ll discover the power within you to overcome self-doubt, take bold action, and live a life of purpose.

Stay connected with Ramsey Bergeron on Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, or Website to receive regular doses of inspiration and practical advice for your personal growth journey. Join a supportive community of individuals who are committed to living their best lives and learn from Bergeron’s expertise as you embark on a transformative path towards success.

#8 – Jodi-Kay Edwards

Behind The Scenes Agency: Where Success is Crafted with Care

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Behind The Scenes Agency is not your typical media and marketing agency. What sets them apart is their unique approach to their clients. Jodi-Kay Edwards’ unwavering dedication to nurturing individuality within each client has catapulted the agency to unparalleled heights. As she passionately explains; “our unique selling point is definitely taking the time to pull out that personal authenticity in the individual or company. It’s being that lifelong partner.”

Unlike conventional agencies, Behind The Scenes Agency prioritizes the human aspect of business, forging genuine connections with clients. This approach not only garners trust but also fosters an environment where creativity thrives. Clients can rest assured that they are not just another entry in a spreadsheet; they become an integral part of the Behind The Scenes family.

Visit the Behind The Scenes Agency website today and embark on a journey that will redefine your media and marketing strategy.

#9 – Phil Ross

Live Better Longer With Martial Arts Maverick And Fitness Expert Phil Ross

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Phil Ross, better known as Master Phil, is a renowned martial arts instructor, trainer and wrestling coach with over 50 years of experience. He is a maverick in the industry, having been  inducted into the Martial Arts Hall of Fame in 2005, and possesses a black belt in not one, but four martial art styles including American Lethwei, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Taekwondo, and Bando.

Ross regularly shares his expertise with other athletes and martial artists looking to take their fitness to the next level, while continuing to sharpen his skills and developing new techniques along the way. He is the author of  “Survival Strong,” and “Ferocious Fitness,” and offers virtual training through Patreon.

Ross’ passion has landed him in front of the camera on a number of TV shows and commercials, including a spot as one of the Grand Masters in the upcoming movie Warrior Island, scheduled for a November release.

If you are looking for a vetted trainer who is internationally recognized and practices what they preach, look no further than Phil Ross!

Visit his website today to get started.

#10 – Nick Solaczek

Nick Solaczek The Relationship Reset Coach – Helping Couples Maintain Their Spark

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The ‘honeymoon phase’ of any relationship is arguably the most exciting time for a lot of new couples. The chemistry is at its highest frequency, the sex feels fresh and invigorating, and couples are focused on all of the things they have in common.

When the honeymoon bubble inevitably bursts, couples feel disillusioned about their hopes for everlasting love. They become focused on the differences between them instead of the similarities. They have a tendency to get anxious and use negativity to try and get their needs met, but this doesn’t work. They are no longer high on their own neuro-chemical supply and need a new approach to making their relationship thrive.

Nick Solaczek, a Certified-IMAGO Relationship Therapist, aims to guide couples through this phase of the relationship with his brand of healing therapy that focuses on transforming conflicts between couples. By learning an empowered approach to relationships and taking on a growth mindset, couples can maintain a relationship that is fresh, exciting, safe and secure.

Nick helps get couples on track and create an authentic, heart-warming connection with each other that can stand the test of time. He is a hopeful voice in the complex world of romantic love.

Reach out to Nick through his social media or his website.

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