WE-CAN: Are You Interested in Becoming a Coach?


Wednesday September 15, 2021
6:00 am - 7:30 am


Virtual Workshop
Event Category

About this Event

If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to work as a coach, this presentation will provide an overview of various aspects related to the coaching profession.

In this 90-minute workshop, Carolyn Hamilton-Kuby of Morningstar Centre for Engagement in Kingston, Ontario will cover what coaching is (and isn’t), different coaching specialties, related competencies and the benefits of holding a coaching credential.

During the session, attendees will gain knowledge, awareness, understanding and appreciation of key elements involved in, and aligned, with becoming a coach.

A brief coaching demo will also be included.

Live Zoom transcription will be enabled during this event. Should you require other accessibility supports, please email kerry.ramsay@queensu.ca as soon as possible since advance notice is necessary to arrange for some accessibility services.


Carolyn Hamilton-Kuby is the Founder and Owner of Morningstar Centre For Engagement in Kingston, ON. Business services include Corporate Training, Executive Coaching and Motivational Speaking.

Carolyn holds the designation of CEC (Certified Executive Coach) having graduated from the Royal Roads University Graduate Certificate In Executive Coaching Program.

She is also an ICF (International Coaching Federation) member and holds a PCC (Professional Certified Coach) credential from that organization.

Along with being a Mentor Coach within the ICF Registry, Carolyn has been acknowledged since 2017, as a Thought Leader On Coaching Competencies.


The WE-CAN Project is led by Queen’s University and supported by the Government of Canada. Its mission is to inspire and empower existing and aspiring women entrepreneurs by providing them with tools, resources, expert mentors, networks and community building to expand existing businesses and to launch new ventures.

The Government of Canada, through FedDev Ontario’s Women Entrepreneurship Strategy (WES) Ecosystem Fund is providing $3.2 million for Queen’s University to design and deliver programs and services to accelerate, train, mentor and provide resources to women entrepreneurs and women-led companies in the community.

The focus of the WES strategy is to provide support to women entrepreneurs from diverse and underrepresented groups.

Please note: Queen’s University’s collection of personal information is authorized by its Royal Charter of 1841, as amended. Personal information is collected for the purpose of admissions, registration, academic progress, and administering University programs, university-related student services and activities, activities of student societies, safety, financial assistance and awards, and advancement, and will be used for those or consistent purposes. Personal information may be disclosed to and used by employees of the University who need the information in the performance of their duties.