Desi Tahiraj, with over 2 decades of professional experience, has certainly proven herself as an expert in many fields. As a dynamic, results-driven leader, Desi has demonstrated success not only as a Transformational Coach and Success Principles Trainer but also as a HR Business Consultant, Leadership Development, International Speaker and Author of two books: “Fail Get Up & Never Give Up” and “Burnout – What’s Next?”. She is recently selected as Top Transformational Coach of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) for her outstanding leadership and commitment to the profession.
Throughout her career she has developed a deep understanding of what causes high achievers to burnout and as a result, Desi has established a methodology to help Executives avoid it.
As a passionate and deeply committed Transformational Coach, Desi offers to partner with clients to achieve their goals and develop skills for success, fulfillment and to create a powerful workplace culture.
Her vision is for clients to establish a solid foundation of new mindset and persistent habits with energy and empathy. Desi has helped executives, CEO’s, staff resolve their doubts and fears and progressively experience life, work and relationships with new excitement and effectiveness.
Desi’s areas of expertise include but are not limited to coaching, leadership and development, communication, organizational leadership, mentoring, training and development, team building, staff development, personnel management, employee training, engagement and development, and culture change.
Before embarking on her professional career path, Desi studied Law at the University of Tirana, Albania. Upon traveling to the U.S., she began her work as a trusted Human Resources Recruiter and Academic Affairs Manager at Columbia University in New York. She completed her Professional Development Program through the University of Navarra and is a licensed and certified Canfield Business Trainer. Desi also holds licenses in Executive Education and Driving Performance Change both accredited by Columbia University.
Throughout her career Desi has received awards, accolades and has been recognized for her outstanding leadership and commitment to those she serves. This year she will be considered for a feature article in TIP (Top Industry Professional Magazine) by (IAOTP). She is also being considered for the Empowered Woman Award for 2021. Desi has been recognized and given an Award for Distinguished Service while in her Management position at Columbia University. Recently, she was recognized by Marquis Who’s Who for their Lifetime Achievement Award.
As the founder and CEO of Desi Tahiraj Consulting Inc., Desi shares her knowledge of Transformational Coaching, Leadership, team Building, Performance, Retention, Negotiation, Conflict Resolution and Training to Corporations, Institutions, Organizations and Small Business Owners. Desi is also a sought-after international speaker and offers a variety of workshops based on leadership/management, team building, manage & cures to stress and burnout in the workplace.