Balin Professional Coaching

"Room to Read would not be even close to what it is today without Jeff's coaching."


— John Wood, Founder & Exec. Chair, Room to Read and Author of Leaving Microsoft to Change the World

Building Capacity Through Leadership Support  


About Jeff Balin

Individual Coaching

Team Development

Leadership Workshops

Social Enterprise


Helping Leaders Achieve Purpose-driven Success


Since 2002, Jeff Balin has helped many of North America's top visionary leaders and social entrepreneurs understand how to leverage core values in developing models of success for themselves, their teams or their organizations. 

Jeff also brings over 20 years of international business experience, a top-tier MBA and a passion for spiritual wisdom to an approach that emphasizes purpose-driven achievement while adhering to key operational objectives.

"There are very few coaches out there who can create profound movement in a meaningful direction that truly transforms people's impact on the world.  Jeff Balin has that extraordinary capacity: the capacity to find what's extraordinary and bring it out."

Alexandra Samuel, CEO, Social Signal

The benefits of working with Jeff include:

  • more effective, authentic and empowered leadership
  • clear insight into personal and professional purpose
  • consistency of purpose-driven strategic decisions
  • improved morale and support from others
  • more-productive meetings
  • better use of assets, strengths and resources
  • increased productivity
  • reduced tension and conflict
  • greater commitment to vision
  • more fulfillment in work and personal matters
  • clearer communication
  • less stress and better work-life balance.


Please feel free to explore this website, or contact Jeff to arrange for a customized assessment of your needs.


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Jeff Balin, MBA, CPCC
Leadership Coach & Consultant


Read Jeff's Blog postings on Values-Based Leadership


Clients include:

  • American Express
  • American Humane (Restorative Justice Advisory Council)
  • BC Hydro
  • BHP Billiton
  • Centre for Social Innovation
  • Change Advertising
  • Check Your Head
  • Cobalt Engineering
  • Communicopia
  • Covenant House
  • EchoDitto
  • Eco-Lumber
  • Ecotrust Canada
  • Electronic Arts
  • Global Citizen Year
  • Golder Associates
  • iPerceptions
  • Microsoft
  • Mozilla Foundation
  • Octopus Strategies
  • One Acre Fund
  • ONE/Northwest
  • Place des Arts
  • PhotoPhilanthropy
  • Recollective
  • Room to Read
  • Sawa Global
  • Shared Vision
  • Shuttleworth Fdn.
  • Smart Growth BC
  • Social Signal
  • Spark
  • SunGard
  • TB Vets
  • Tides Canada
  • Vancouver Observer
  • Vancouver Hebrew Academy
  • Welcoming America