Dominic Scaffidi is President and founder of HR Possibilities Inc. He has coached leaders and executives in a variety of organizations as they take on new roles, greater responsibility, key projects, challenging issues and sometimes career change.
Dominic works with leaders through intentional conversations that help them access fresh thinking and insight to take them beyond their current limits. He supports leaders to become effective coaches themselves so they can create stronger alignment, engagement and maximize their team’s results. With a focus on their strengths, talents and resourcefulness, Dominic helps clients develop their own strategies and actions to increase their impact.
As a lifelong learner, Dominic is an avid reader of the latest research and practices in coaching, leadership and organization development. His commitment to continual development includes having his own coach and regularly immersing himself in personal growth workshops in order to stretch himself and take on new challenges in the same way his clients do.
What Dominic brings to coaching?
With over 25 years of business experience as an HR executive, sales manager, entrepreneur, and consultant; Dominic has worked with leading edge global organizations across a variety of industries during a range of business cycles, from rapid growth to significant downturns.
Dominic is a graduate of the University of Toronto where he completed his Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Economics. He has also completed graduate level certification programs at the Rotman School of Management (University of Toronto) and at Royal Roads University. He is a Certified Human Resources Professional, a Certified Executive Coach and holds the Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential through the International Coach Federation (ICF).
Consumer Packaged Goods, Retail, Software, Telecomm, Pharma, Insurance, Financial Services, Automotive, Manufacturing, Commercial Banking, Aerospace, Professional Services, non-profit
Other strengths: Working with emerging women leaders. Dominic is a certified facilitator and associate consultant with Heim Group, specializing in workplace gender differences.
In addition to his professional pursuits, Dominic is a past officer and director of The Hunger Project Canada; a non-profit organization committed to ending hunger globally. He leveraged his love of running to raise thousands of dollars for The Hunger Project while completing his first marathon. Dominic lives just outside Toronto where he enjoys creating and living a life that he loves with his wife and two children.
Award Winning coaching
The PRISM Award honours organizations and coaches that achieve a standard of excellence in the implementation of coaching programs for culture change, leadership development, productivity and performance improvement.