Unmistakable LEADER™

Transform from an individual that manages to a leader that inspires.

Leading self.

Leading others.

Leading your organization.

What is it?

Unmistakable LEADER™ is the development program that will take your career to the next level. From unpacking the brain science behind management to discovering your Essential Role to mapping an employee journey, you’ll graduate with the lasting skills that will make you truly unmistakable.

Who is it for?

Rising and established leaders who yearn to ‘walk the walk’ when it comes to putting their people first. The ideal candidate is one who is hungry to grow so that they can inspire their teams, increase revenue, advance their career, and make work meaningful!

Class Size

11 participants

Session Format



6 sessions over 6 months


Grand Rapids, MI

"It's one thing to have that [leadership] knowledge, but it's kind of like a can of paint. You want to be able to apply it. And this class did that."

Lindsay Bazan, Business Director, Foundry Church

Program Overview

The Unmistakable LEADER™ program is made up of six sessions designed to challenge, intrigue, and grow your mind.

Right Brain Justified

The foundational workshop of the program, you will learn the brain science behind creating environments where people thrive.

Team Building

Embrace the power of vulnerability to build trust with your cohort and gain skills to deepen relationships with your teams.

Employee Journey

Discover tangible tools to attract, engage, and develop top talent in your industry and create joy throughout the employee life cycle.

Gifted Messenger

Learn the art of giving and receiving feedback and how to capture and communicate the culture of your organization in memorable, sustainable ways

Outside Your Walls

Identify your essential role as a leader to inform your development needs and launch an executive learning plan that goes beyond yourself and your walls.


Conclude the Unmistakable LEADER™ journey with part celebration and part delivery of a capstone project certain to impact your organization and your life.

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the expert

Meet your lead facilitator: Jodi DeRoo

Jodi has mastered a variety of roles, from treasury management to operations to talent management. She has worked both with start-up companies and tenured organizations to drive culture change in a way that inspires organic growth, momentum, and team engagement.

Through a journey with cancer, Jodi became passionate about brain science and how the power of a healthy mindset can impact one's overall well-being. She is certified in Brain Science-Based Coaching Skills from the Neuroleadership Institute.

"My passion is people. I believe most people have untapped potential, and if businesses invest in unleashing that potential — then the numbers will follow."

Imagine you've been asked to hold a glass of water...

Jodi talks about just how workplace conflicts that, without the skills and perspective, can start out small and steadily grow until they fully dominate and deteriorate relationships.


Ready to become an unmistakable leader?

Register before April 9: $5,950



1 Overnight Retreat
5 One-Day Sessions
Food & Drink
Customized Materials
Free uMap™ License

Upcoming Program Dates

Early Bird Registration before April 9: $5,950

Unmistakable LEADER™ follows strict COVID-19 social distancing guidelines in addition to all current regulations in place by the State of Michigan.

FULL – Spring Cohort 1

Grand Rapids, MI

4/26/2021 – 4/27/2021 (overnight)

Spring Cohort 2

Grand Rapids, MI

6/14/2021 – 6/15/2021 (overnight)

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Companies with Unmistakable LEADER™

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“Unmistakable LEADER™ helped us find that vulnerability leads to empathy leads to trust. And WOW! That is powerful when you return to the workplace with that kind of trust.”

Andrew Bartlett, New Product Development Manager, Tiara Yachts, Unmistakable LEADER™ Alumni

Training & Development

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