Testimonials for Arrington Coaching

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Some of the Testimonials We've Received

Coaching Testimonials

Expertise and Approach

Dr. David Arrington's expertise and approach has been instrumental in strengthening our leadership team. He has been developing our management team over the last 6 months and there has been a noticeable difference in our manager's confidence and eagerness to lead our team to success.

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Abigail Dyer
Business Owner

Wasn't Sure I Needed A Coach

Before working with David, I wasn’t sure that I needed a business coach. In retrospect, that’s laughable. What’s great about David is that he’s super effective, intuitive, focused, and grooms his clients to reach a point where they don’t need him as much (which doesn’t detract from the fact that you'll want to keep him around). I highly recommend David if you feel stuck, want to uplevel your business or are seeking confidence, clarity and focus, and can’t afford to wait another minute.

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Deonna Lindsay-Lewis
Business Owner

David Arrington is an energetic, dynamic, and innovative coach. When my husband and I first began working with him, we were stuck! Because we had so many things going on, it was difficult to achieve the desired outcomes.With David's help, we were able to prioritize, set goals, and make marked steps towards achieving those goals. As a result of working with David, we are more focused and have more confidence than ever! David was also instrumental in motivating our entire team by conducting a phenomenal workshop on mindset.If you are stuck or if you just need to re-focus, David Arrington can absolutely help you get from where you are to where you want to be! Thank you, David!

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Debbie Smith
Business Owner

Aware of social dynamics

David's been able to use his awareness of social dynamics not only in helping us think through change processes, but also in understanding how the conversation is happening in the room. His insight helped us ensure all voices were heard and strengthened us as a team.

Intense, Challenging & Extremely Rewarding

Working with David as a coach is intense, challenging, and extremely rewarding. David is genuine and caring, and he develops a strong relationship during the coaching journey. Working with David ensures you will challenge norms, meet goals, and grow as a leader.

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Tracy Keller
CEO

Accelerated Trajectory Towards Growth

Working with David impacted my business in an enormous way. It was the difference between me running my business and my business running me. David helped me to take my business where I wanted it to be by helping me to view it through fresh eyes, with optimism, and a “take over the world” spirit. His approach motivated me to make significant decisions that yielded transformation and set my business on an accelerated trajectory towards growth almost immediately.

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Deonna Lindsay-Lewis
Business Owner

A Great Resource

David is a great resource for anyone who is looking for leadership and management mentoring. We engaged David to coach our general manager, we are relatively new to business ownership and wanted to provide her with professional and effective guidance to be a positive leader.

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Tolan Dyer
Business Owner

More Profitable As A Result

I have worked with David for over 2 years in a monthly coaching call format. He provides great tools for preparing for the calls - that prep time alone is worth a lot! It's tough for those who are self-employed to take time out to think strategically about our businesses.David has helped me do that. During our calls he asks thought-provoking questions and provides helpful suggestions for moving my business forward. I am happier, and my business is more profitable as a result of my time spent with David. What more could I want?!

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Margaret Little
Business Owner

About five months ago, I engaged David for his coaching services because I knew I was at a crossroad in my career and I needed guidance. I realized the benefits of David’s coaching after our FIRST session.David’s enthusiasm, sincerity, and insight made me feel like I truly have a partner in the process. David helped me to clarify my direction and gave me the tools and perspective I needed to navigate a tough situation. And, instead of coaching me to overcome or conquer my weaknesses, David has been coaching me to recognize, accept, and ultimately leverage those perceived weaknesses into assets.David’s coaching has positioned me to embrace the change that I’d otherwise be battling. I would absolutely recommend David’s coaching to any professional. There will be “aha” moments in every session. I guarantee it.

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Kedra van Putten
Adult Learning Professional

Sustainable Organizational Change

David was instrumental in helping me revisit the company's vision and core values. He was a sounding board for me, which helped me move forward on the development of the team and the successful operation of the company as a whole. The changes I made have been sustainable and have enabled me to make personal and organizational changes to attain personal and professional goals.

Helped Me Establish Work Life Balance

The single-most important thing that David helped me to do was to establish work-life balance and feel like I had it all together. Additionally, however, I was able to considerably increase my prices, tailor my services in a way that allowed me to work smarter and not harder, and be a more efficient leader within my own business and with my clients.

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Deonna Lindsay-Lewis
Business Owner

Valuable Investment In My Business

Since I started working with David I have seen tangible results: my sales numbers have increased 25% and we are on track for much more than that this year. The resources I have spent on David's services were a valuable investment in the growth of my business and are nowhere near the value I have received through his coaching. I would recommend David to anyone running a business from a solopreneur to a seasoned business veteran.

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Carl Cleanthes
Business Owner

David is masterful...

David is masterful at cutting through minutia and he facilitates and teaches leaders to create spaces to share and grow. I will be following up with Dr. Arrington for further leadership development for my own career, for sure. Thank You, David!!!

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Anwar Robinson
Director of Programs

Strengthened My Value to the Organization

Arrington Coaching was instrumental in increasing my self-awareness and improving my performance as an executive. The partnership I have with Arrington Coaching kept my development goals aligned with the organization's goals and strategies. This relationship strengthened my value to the organization. I appreciate the valuable time we worked together and look forward to a long-lasting partnership.

Can't Say Enough

I can’t say enough about the support, guidance, and accountability which David Arrington has delivered to my organizations and me. If you are a business owner, a CEO of an organization, or an entrepreneur you own it to yourself to spend time with David Arrington, it will be time well spent.

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Mark Carrier
Inventor & CEO

Improving Executive Presence & Team Performance

I wanted to improve my executive presence and build a stronger team to get better results. I saw results quickly.

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Al Wiegert
VP Media Sales

Noticable Results

David is very professional and has an encouraging leadership technique while providing pertinent advice and guidance. We began to see results after only a few months and our general manager has found David to be a great resource for advice on specific situations as well as providing general guidance for her role.

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Tolan Dyer
Business Owner

Excellent facilitator

Dr. Arrington has been an excellent facilitator for our organization's leadership retreats. He combines humor, warmth, and honest observations in order to encourage self-reflection and advancement of team goals. I have really enjoyed working with him!

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Leighann Starkey
Evaluation Director

Fresh Perspective

David helped me identify strategic partnerships that I should pursue and some I needed to revisit. He also helped me reconsider my marketing cycle and how I position myself in my market. I enjoyed working with David because he is kind, easy to talk with, knowledgeable, and is determined to help my business succeed. I appreciated his questions and his approach to helping me overcome some of my business challenges. I recommend David to anyone looking for a fresh perspective on growing their business!

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Stephanie Garr Adams
Business Owner

Wasn't Interested In Working With A Coach

I was referred to David by an associate of mine. I had never worked with a business coach and wasn't really interested in working with a coach. Once I met David, he quickly changed my mind. Working with David is like having a personal trainer for your business. He is extremely motivating, he holds you accountable, and constantly offers a fresh perspective on how you can overcome the obstacles you face running a business.

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Carl Cleanthes
Business Owner

I’m so glad to have made the decision to work with David at Arrington Coaching. He was just what we needed and right when we needed it. David has a relaxed approach while pushing for positive results. He is genuine, creative, open and direct.When you have been in a family business for more than 30 years, you tend to feel that you live life in a bubble. David was able to give a unique perspective on all topics of discussion. One of the most important aspects of our time together was the way he was able to break our goals into manageable steps, how to prioritize the details and shine a light on the objective as a whole.In doing so, I felt like I was able to focus on what was important and productive, rather than wasting valuable time spinning my wheels. We were able to meet virtually, which didn’t disrupt our regular schedules, and I love that we created the space to allow me to stop and think about projects, details and goals in a more thoughtful and intentional way. I have said many times to many people that our business is like a train.Sometimes the train goes fast, sometimes slow and we are always on it but rarely guiding it to a destination. As a result of working with David, I feel like I gained some control of this train. And that, in itself, is a very powerful feeling.

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Jeannie Hobbs
President

Kept Me Focused

David is great at asking tough questions to get you thinking about the direction you and your business are headed. He's a focus champion!

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Justin Matthews
CEO

Sense of Accomplishment

Dr. Arrington has led several leadership retreats with the team I work with at Education Through Music, and they have all been phenomenal! (Hint, hint...we keep having him back!) Thing is, he authentic, fun, energetic, experienced, very perceptive and makes the day feel whole! In other words, you finish the session with a sense of accomplishment!

Often in our business careers and personal lives we get stuck at zero growth. I felt stuck! I needed someone to point out the questions I should be asking myself. I recommend Arrington Coaching to anyone wanting a fresh perspective, unbiased observations, and non-judgmental coaching to jump-start new personal and business growth. David helped to me focus on my non-profit’s mission, share positive community impact statistics and be confident in myself and my approach. He also pointed out deficiencies in our web site that when changed brought about an increase in online donations. Coaching with David was positively impacting and time well spent.

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JanMarie Holzberger
Director of CAN Programming

Pulling it all together

Coming into a relatively new role I needed someone to help me put all of the leadership "ingredients" together in a way that helps me to get outcomes for me and my team.

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Al Wiegert
VP Media Sales

Highly Recommended

The ability to lead effectively is a challenging skill to learn, however, it is doable when you have the right tools in your toolkit, Dr, Arrington is that toolkit. I highly recommend seeking out his services to better your business.

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Abigail Dyer
Business Owner

Can Keep Strong Personalities Focused

David knows how to keep leaders / strong personalities focused on staying on the right path, helping us not to waste time or money. He is there to listen, ask the tough questions, and challenge your assumptions in an effort to protect your investment.

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Mark Carrier
Inventor & CEO

Makes leadership accessible

Working with David gave our team an opportunity to take a step back, evaluate our work, appreciate each other’s strengths, and also challenge ourselves to build further. He frames leadership in ways that are accessible, simple, and also attainable.

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Anwar Robinson
Director of Programs

Realized and developed my own leadership style

Working with David helped me start to realize and develop my own leadership style, as well as provided me with some valuable tools to not only lead my team but also to "manage up". I liked the way that David was simply able to ask just the right questions in order to make me analyze and think through situations in a different (and better) way.

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Leah Gammons
Controller

Able to challenge us in the right way

Dr. Arrington has been a great help facilitating ETM's leadership team retreats in the over the past two years. We've also brought him in for additional in-house training sessions. He's been extremely personable, knowledgeable, well-prepared, authentic, energetic and able to challenge us in the right way at the right times.

I highly recommend the DOCTOR!

We are still referencing things we learned during our time with Dr Arrington. We are looking forward to our next session with him. If you are looking for an engaging and knowledgeable speaker, trainer, or coach I highly recommend the DOCTOR! You'll be happy you've engaged with him if you want to take your performance and your team's performance to new heights.

David is an insightful and knowledgeable professional with a true passion for leadership training and coaching. I found his recommendations to not only be heartfelt, but easy to implement.In fact one recommendation yielded positive results within 48 hours. I recommend David to anyone in need of a leadership trainer or professional coach.

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Mike Sales
Entrepreneur

Urgency

One take away from my meeting with Dr. David was Urgency in action. His approach is relaxed, keeps the meeting moving and productive. Dr. David genuinely wants to help brainstorm ideas and enjoys helping individuals find success. His techniques remind me how important small consistent actions are to success. I would recommend Dr. David to others for coaching.

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Samantha Butcher
Financial Center Manager

Exactly What I Needed

Working with David was exactly what I needed at the time I needed it. He is an outstanding executive coach and has helped me stay focused on the big picture issues. I really appreciate that his coaching was a space completely separated from my organization.

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Khalilah Pitt Harrison
Executive Director

Recommend without hesitation

Based on my experiences, I recommend him without hesitation to anyone looking for help with general leadership training or other workshops/facilitated meetings on leadership, management (including change management), team-building, strategic planning, or related topics.

My participation in Dr. Arrington’s Momentum Mastermind group gave me tools and a frame work that increased my annual revenue by 10%. Participation in this group forces you to take time out to work “on” your business instead of “in” it. I would recommend David to anyone serious about improving their business and themselves.

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Bill Bisbee
Business Owner

Our Susan G. Komen Tidewater team was fortunate to have David Arrington coach us for 4 sessions. He kept our team focused and on track, working together to facilitate the success of Pink-O de Mayo, our upcoming Gala event.He made sure that all of our specific tasks were doable and that each had completion dates to assure accountability. Our Board Chair joined us for one of our sessions and he was so impressed with David's professionalism and expertise - we have asked David to become a member of our Board.I would highly recommend David to any Business/Organization to provide guidance and direction.

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Sharon Laderberg
Assistant Vice President of Advancement

David Arrington makes a difference. I have been fortunate to work with David in a number of capacities, as a Business Coach, Executive Coach, Management Consultant, and Trainer; and he has been excellent in every capacity! David seems to effortlessly apply sound management principles to any situation. David helped focus our team's efforts surrounding one of our major events.He helped us establish clear, measurable, and actionable criteria for effective performance and provided the accountability we needed. This resulted in a 24% profit increase YoY for one of our signature events. Personally, he has been instrumental in my professional growth.He has helped me identify both my management strengths and areas I have room to improve. David also helped me clearly identify several small changes that have had an incredible impact. David is straightforward, letting you know you have to do the work, but he does this with warmth and compassion.He understands your individual needs as well as those of your organization. As he says, he will help you turn down the noise, the distractions, and help you make better decisions. This is exactly what he does. I highly recommend David Arrington!

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Lisa Chacon
Development Manager

David is a talented executive coach and is dedicated to guiding the development of the strategic direction of your business. Using his process, David and I produced an extraordinary planning document that helped me devise and obtain the necessary clarity needed to achieve my business strategy.His coaching process allows the flexibility to explore different options within your business as well as your overarching goals in order to achieve a balanced lifestyle. David is a pleasure to work with and is truly invested in his client's success.

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Anna Yarashus
Practice Development Manager

Incredibly engaging

​It was such a pleasure to partner with Dr. Arrington who provided professional development to our music teachers. In addition to being the consummate professional, it was obvious that he spent a great deal of time researching our organization to see how to best serve us.Even before the day of the event, Dr. Arrington did his homework, spending time with me and our senior leadership to ensure he would deliver what we needed. And, you don't just have to take my word for it - the teacher surveys returned to us after the event showed our staff found him incredibly engaging, and the messages he delivered were very-well received and implemented. We cannot wait to work with him again!

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Penny Swift
Executive Director

Training & Workshop Testimonials

Extremely beneficial

Dr Arrington is a dynamic energetic, knowledgeable and skilled presenter and coach. The providing strategic direction training was extremely beneficial to me, a Marine corps officer I am going to put his training principles to work in my IPT.

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David Yorck

Always enjoy the analogies

Excellent dialogue. Always enjoy the analogies correlated to the material. Energetic and charismatic presentation which helped strive the knowledge and Importance of the leaders impact as well as their responsibility

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Tommie Ciesielczyk

Engaging, Enlightening & Thought-provoking

Dr. Arrington gave a leadership class as part of a professional development series for my organization. The class was engaging, enlightening and thought-provoking. Many leadership principles were presented that I had not considered. I would recommend this course to anyone in a leadership position – whether they are new to leadership or not.

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Monique Randolph
MCSC Public Affairs

Broke down common mistakes

Descriptive informative, broke down common mistakes that are done on a daily basis. Information broken down in a way that they led into another w/ a seamless transition & gave us a better understanding of what true leadership is/or should be.

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Mary Alice Leone

Very relevant

Very relevant to assist with current challenges of forming new team.

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Jen Helton

My Staff Loved Him

My staff loved him. David's presentation energized my team after a long day and kept everyone engaged. The feedback was overwhelmingly positive. I have recommended him without reservation to my colleagues. Put simply, David delivers.

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Rob Blizzard
Executive Director

Encouraging and Motivational

Dr. Arrington visited with our staff at the Norfolk SPCA and did a remarkable job addressing the issue of caregivers. I totally recommend Dr. Arrington for any of your teams who need to be lifted up and shown a path for dealing with busy, stressful and emotional workplaces.

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Rob Blizzard
Executive Director

This course was exceptional

This course was exceptional and I think providing this to students at the SNCO academy and at the basic school.

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Marlene Hunt

Can't Say Enough

I can’t say enough about the support, guidance, and accountability which David Arrington has delivered to my organizations and me. If you are a business owner, a CEO of an organization, or an entrepreneur you own it to yourself to spend time with David Arrington, it will be time well spent.

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Mark Carrier
Inventor & CEO

David’s talk was dynamic, engaging, and enlightening. It was presented with genuine and infectious enthusiasm. The subject The Power of Focus: Getting In & Staying In the Zone was both interesting and provided all in attendance with an actionable plan.David was a master of the subject matter and kept the talk lively with audience participation. He was able to learn and retain the names of a number of the audience members, which further enhanced the presentation since you felt he was truly speaking to "you". During the reception following the event, many conversations could be heard regarding the presentation and individual's intentions to affect positive change in their day to increase productivity.I would highly recommend David Arrington as a speaker across a variety of topics. I have no doubt that he would bring the same level of expertise and enthusiasm to each subject.

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Susan Pleasants
Director

Inspiring, Powerful, and Purely Energetic

David was inspiring, powerful, and purely energetic. He has the ability to command the room and influence everyone!

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Shawn Washington
Business Development Manager

Really Helped Our Group of Executives

I had the pleasure of having David speak to our Vice President Summit recently and he was excellent. David delivered an action packed presentation filled with insight and perspective! His insight into the 2020 challenges and how to lead in the moment really impacted our group of executives and everyone left with better mindset and a ton of enthusiasm! Great job David!

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Michael Brostek
Vice President, Sales

Knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and overall was outstanding!

Instructor was knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and overall was outstanding! Follow along workbook was useful, accurate, and current.

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Stephen D'Lugos

Executing with my team is now possible

WOW. Where to begin? I am extremely excited to take this info back to my team and implement it. Establishing a vision. And executing with my team is now possible. Thank you for this insight

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Zara Tirrell

Strengthened My Value to the Organization

Arrington Coaching was instrumental in increasing my self-awareness and improving my performance as an executive. The partnership I have with Arrington Coaching kept my development goals aligned with the organization's goals and strategies. This relationship strengthened my value to the organization. I appreciate the valuable time we worked together and look forward to a long-lasting partnership.

Spot on for Today's Workplace

Dr. David Arrington is a dynamic and enthusiastic presenter. His approach is to immediately engage an audience and gets people thinking and committing to how they can make a difference for themselves and the workplace. His range of topics such as The Power of Focus, time management, and communication are spot on for today’s workplace.

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Tracy Keller
CEO

Beyond Empowering!

Dr. Arrington presented “Stepping into your Moment” to our organization and it was beyond empowering! His energy, his wisdom, and his delivery will make you feel unstoppable and excited to begin practicing the principles and techniques!I’m looking forward to attending another session to gain more guidance to help me continue to develop personally and professionally!

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Amanda Thompson
Specialist

Recommend without hesitation

Based on my experiences, I recommend him without hesitation to anyone looking for help with general leadership training or other workshops/facilitated meetings on leadership, management (including change management), team-building, strategic planning, or related topics.

Engaging, Humorous, & Relevant

David Arrington is very engaging with a realistic and humorous approach to addressing challenges within group dynamics. He keeps the discussions grounded and relevant to the issues at hand. His candid remarks will help you understand that change is a two-way street that needs to be passable in both directions.

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Robin Thomas
Development Director

Able to challenge us in the right way

Dr. Arrington has been a great help facilitating ETM's leadership team retreats in the over the past two years. We've also brought him in for additional in-house training sessions. He's been extremely personable, knowledgeable, well-prepared, authentic, energetic and able to challenge us in the right way at the right times.

Helped with real world situations

Excellent energy during the presentation. Dialogue presented with the material helped tie real world situations in to personalize the information. Provided great ideas that I have incorporate into my leadership growth.

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Tommie Ciesielczyk

All Leaders should take this class!

All syscom Leaders should take this class. Fantastic energy and approach. Thank you. I will implement these lessons. The activities were relevant and valuable.

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James Benters
Project Officer

Inspired My Team

After reading one of Dr. Arrington's articles, I asked him to address our all-staff meeting to encourage and inspire my team he nailed it. As caregivers, we tend to give so much that we forget to rest and recharge ourselves. David gave us permission to take a "Mental Spa Day." He gave us permission to talk about being overwhelmed.

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Rob Blizzard
Executive Director

The most informative and helpful leadership course I have taken

This is the most informative and helpful leadership course I have taken. Dr Arrington is very engaging. High energy course.. you wont fall asleep! This course should be required for everyone in leadership positions in this command.

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Shari Chandler

An abundance of real life experience and examples

Energetic instructor with an abundance of real life experience and examples kept the class engaged.

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Frank Mello

Directly Applicable to My Work

Dr. Arrington had great energy, which helped me remain attentive, during his presentation. The content he presented was refreshing, relevant, and directly applicable to my work.

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Samantha Wright
SPAWAR System Center Atlantic, Engineer

Inspirational Speaker and Coach

David is an inspirational speaker and coach. I had the opportunity to have David speak to my CMI Leadership team on multiple occasions. His preparation, desire to understand our needs and goals is second to none. He deeply cares about how his message would resonate and have impact after his sessions were over.

We had the honor of hosting Dr. David Arrington at VersAbility Resources in Hampton. He spoke to our organization about the Power of Focus. Dr. Arrington is a very energetic and dynamic presenter, our group remained engaged and enjoyed the session in its entirety! He provided our group with wonderful tips on how to avoid distractions, time management and how to communicate effectively and diplomatically with Supervisors/colleagues. One of my biggest take-a-ways from the session was finding the balance for a healthy/happy home life and work life. Our team walked away from the training feeling motivated and in control! We plan on hosting Dr. Arrington again as staff members have already requested a second visit!

Incredibly engaging

​It was such a pleasure to partner with Dr. Arrington who provided professional development to our music teachers. In addition to being the consummate professional, it was obvious that he spent a great deal of time researching our organization to see how to best serve us.Even before the day of the event, Dr. Arrington did his homework, spending time with me and our senior leadership to ensure he would deliver what we needed. And, you don't just have to take my word for it - the teacher surveys returned to us after the event showed our staff found him incredibly engaging, and the messages he delivered were very-well received and implemented. We cannot wait to work with him again!

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Penny Swift
Executive Director

Loved the interactivity of the class!

Loved your energy! Loved the interactivity of the class! May have been a little too much discussion right after lunch because we powered through a lot toward the end. But loves the info and delivery. This will stick with me.

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Erin Thomson

I highly recommend the DOCTOR!

We are still referencing things we learned during our time with Dr Arrington. We are looking forward to our next session with him. If you are looking for an engaging and knowledgeable speaker, trainer, or coach I highly recommend the DOCTOR! You'll be happy you've engaged with him if you want to take your performance and your team's performance to new heights.

It covered all of the aspects of creating & executing a vision

I thought it was well presented. It covered all of the aspects of creating & executing a vision. Too often only after the creation of the vision is covered and everything else is assumed. I would highly recommend this course.

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Chuck Trude

Wish it was a 2-day course

Great information. Recommended for leaders at all levels. Dr. Arrington was enthusiastic, engaging, and very thought-provoking. Recommend this being at least a 2-day course.

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Patsy Stefan
Contracting Officer

2nd Class I've Taken

Great presentation 2nd class I've taken and have learned many things from this leader.

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Alberto Sandoral
Administrative Officer

Sustainable Organizational Change

David was instrumental in helping me revisit the company's vision and core values. He was a sounding board for me, which helped me move forward on the development of the team and the successful operation of the company as a whole. The changes I made have been sustainable and have enabled me to make personal and organizational changes to attain personal and professional goals.

Instructor motivated self – introspection, self – accountability

Excellent, through presentation. Instructor motivated self – introspection, self – accountability in my level of leadership. Great instructor, great energy, transmitted successfully

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Virginia Ryan

Sense of Accomplishment

Dr. Arrington has led several leadership retreats with the team I work with at Education Through Music, and they have all been phenomenal! (Hint, hint...we keep having him back!) Thing is, he authentic, fun, energetic, experienced, very perceptive and makes the day feel whole! In other words, you finish the session with a sense of accomplishment!

increased Productivity & Openness

The one-hour training on Developing High Performing People was phenomenal and shared items that I added to my toolkit and when implemented increased productivity on staff and motivated a oneness in accomplishing our Vision!

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Glendeline Lee
School Liaison Officer

Provided tools I can use today

Outstanding presentation. Informative presentation that provided tools I can use today. Did a good job of keeping everyone involved. Very knowledgeable

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Billy Ramsey

Discussion was motivational and helpful

Liked how it made me think about my personal leadership philosophy. Found discussion of leadership motivational very helpful.

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Cindy McCommons
Contract Specialist

I cannot wait until the next time!

Dr. David Arrington, Sr. is an extremely engaging speaker! His talks keep everyone engaged and leaving wanting more. He has spoken at several events for my organization, and I cannot wait for the next. You can tell Dr. Arrington is passionate about what he does, and he truly cares about helping others reach their full potential. I highly recommend Dr. Arrington and Arrington Coaching!

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Jaime Parrish
Media and Program Coordinator

David Arrington makes a difference. I have been fortunate to work with David in a number of capacities, as a Business Coach, Executive Coach, Management Consultant, and Trainer; and he has been excellent in every capacity! David seems to effortlessly apply sound management principles to any situation. David helped focus our team's efforts surrounding one of our major events.He helped us establish clear, measurable, and actionable criteria for effective performance and provided the accountability we needed. This resulted in a 24% profit increase YoY for one of our signature events. Personally, he has been instrumental in my professional growth.He has helped me identify both my management strengths and areas I have room to improve. David also helped me clearly identify several small changes that have had an incredible impact. David is straightforward, letting you know you have to do the work, but he does this with warmth and compassion.He understands your individual needs as well as those of your organization. As he says, he will help you turn down the noise, the distractions, and help you make better decisions. This is exactly what he does. I highly recommend David Arrington!

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Lisa Chacon
Development Manager

Recommended to Executive Teams

I connected with David to explore the possibility of having him speak to a group of senior leaders in our organization. David was a pleasure to work with and impressed me with his sincere desire to understand the needs of our team so he could deliver the most helpful and appropriate message during his time with us. As a result, David’s content, delivery, insights, and perspectives were on point and very well received. I found David to be a thoughtful and articulate speaker with the ability to understand and connect with those around him in meaningful and valuable ways. I would highly recommend David as a resource for executive teams who value thought provoking and insightful perspectives.

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David Read
Director of Sales Operations

Recharged my batteries and sharpened my focus as a team LEAD

Re-informed many of the leadership traits and principles I've learned. Excellent overview on crafting & developing an organizational vision statement and how to apply it to working IPTs. Dr. Arrington's positive energy recharged my batteries and sharpened my focus as a team LEAD.

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Roberto Gonzalez

Can Keep Strong Personalities Focused

David knows how to keep leaders / strong personalities focused on staying on the right path, helping us not to waste time or money. He is there to listen, ask the tough questions, and challenge your assumptions in an effort to protect your investment.

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Mark Carrier
Inventor & CEO

Particularity relevant to my position

Great presentation that is particularity relevant to my position & organization.

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Deborah Fountain-Yates

Really enjoyed how the topic was presented

Really enjoyed how the topic was presented very informative and provided much needed tools for leading teams.

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Naydeen Christian

Enlightening, thought, and change-focused

Dynamic presentation that encouraged increased dialog to motivate participate to be better agents of leadership change within our span of control. Enlightening, thought, and change-focused.

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Lara Good
Product Support Functional Lead

David is a powerful speaker! He is informative, motivational and energizes the room with his speaking! Great business coach and overall speaker!

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Lisa Carter
President

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