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About Me

Greetings! I'm Elma Carew, proudly anchored in the vibrant city of Galway. As an ICF certified Career & Life Coach, I wear multiple hats with almost 20 years of expertise in diverse sectors, from IT and medical devices to financial services and agriculture. My mission is simple but powerful: to ignite awareness and inspire transformative change through a person-centered approach. By challenging my clients to view things from new perspectives, I help them carve a clear path forward, fostering confidence every step of the way.


In 2020, I took the plunge into entrepreneurship, founding my coaching and consulting haven. My passion? Illuminating the way for individuals seeking clarity, direction, and unwavering support. My arsenal of qualifications, including a Professional Diploma in Creativity, Innovation & Leadership from University College Dublin and various coaching certifications from the Irish Lifecoach Institute and Kingstown College, reflects my commitment to continuous growth.


From navigating the intricate realm of Emotional Intelligence with Genos to delving into the intricacies of Addiction Coaching, I've stacked my toolbox with a myriad of skills. A perpetual learner, my journey also boasts qualifications in Personal Nutrition, Lean Sigma Quality, and much more. Join me in the pursuit of knowledge and self-discovery – the journey is always evolving!



My qualifications include:


  • Professional Diploma in Creativity, Innovation & Leadership (Level 9), University College Dublin

  • BA in Personnel Management, GMIT (CIPD accredited)

  • BSc in Business Studies, GMIT

  • Diploma in Personal and Business Coaching, Irish Lifecoach Institute (ICF Accredited)

  • Advanced Certificate in Career Coaching, Irish Lifecoach Institute

  • Mental Health & Wellbeing Coaching (Graduate Coursework), Kingstown College

  • Advanced Certificate in Relationship Coaching, Irish Lifecoach Institute

  • Advanced Certificate in Addiction Coaching, Irish Lifecoach Institute

  • Train the Trainer, The Open College

  • Emotional Intelligence Certification, Genos

  • Introduction to Lean Sigma Quality, Sligo I.T.

  • Diploma in Personal Nutrition

Always learning!

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