own your career growth + development

1-on-1 sessions

Consistent calls provide a solid base for accountability as we discuss thoughts you need to let go of, barriers to your action and gateways to your success

Personalized professional development plans

This is not a one-size-fits-all approach. We work together to identify your unique questions & needs. Then, develop goals to work toward and measures of success that really mean something to you.

'LIVE" Feedback

Collecting feedback from your colleagues and cohorts will help you gain clarity on strengths and provide a new lens on areas of delegation or growth opportunities.

Access to Leadership resources

Dive into your leadership growth with presentations, PDFs, assessments, and activities galore. Making time for this research, experimentation, learning and growth will show up 10-fold in your career.

Choose a plan that fits you

A trusted advisor meets a reality-check for the leader. We want you to grow and stretch outside of your comfort zone.

The end result? An increase in your positive impact on your organization AND career.

FREE 30 min. Coaching Consultation

ONE-TIME offer


Starter package





Frequently asked questions

It’s not complicated or scary. We cater or pivot to exactly what you need but focus on an action you can take after each call to move toward progress and fulfillment in your work.

If you have questions, ask. If you have an idea you’d like to try, I’m a safe & confidential sounding board.

Some of the specifics…
– We’ll communicate a lot through email
– Schedule our bi-weekly calls through Zoom

If you have the desire in your heart to achieve greater things and are tired of hitting walls with the old ladder-climbing approach, THIS. IS. FOR. YOU.

No age, industry or other limits apply. We’re here for you.

Here's what new ladderburners are saying

"I learned things that are a must-share with everyone – gained skills and additional knowledge to do my job better."
Business Management
"Among the best of what I have experienced in my professional career. Not only is Alan a dynamic and entertaining presenter, but the material was practical and truly applicable to my career."
– M. Worthington
Brand Manager
"FANTASTIC. Dr. Patterson pointed out things I haven't been doing, even though I thought I was – and other things that I hadn't thought of doing. I'm looking forward to applying what I learned here."
- P. Cerra
Accounting Professional
"This experience provided the tools to manage the constant changing environment my team faces. I highly recommend Dr. Patterson to work with your organization. "
– Kyllan A.
Engineering & Facilities

Ready to do the work and get ahead?

Schedule your free 30-min consult to see if Ladderburner coaching is right for you.