Work-Life with Terry McDougall, Career Coach and Author

January 29, 2021

On this Work-Life episode, host Eric Dickmann interviews Terry McDougall. Terry is an executive and career coach, speaker, and best-selling author of Winning the Game of Work: Career Happiness and Success on Your Own Terms. She works with managers, executives, and professionals who want to draw upon their greatest, most authentic abilities to positively impact their organizations. She supports clients who are creating change, driving innovation, and navigating transitions.

After 30 years of corporate business experience, 15 of which were in senior managerial roles, Terry chose to become a coach to concentrate on helping leaders step fully into their potential to lead satisfying careers.


Terry has been a full-time career and executive coach since 2017. Before that, she was a marketer for over 30 years and worked financial services industry for two large banks. As a marketing leader, she loves spending her time mentoring and coaching people in her job.

Though most of her professional experience is in financial services and marketing, her work exposed her to a wide variety of industries, business climates, and corporate transitions such as mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and restructures.


Terry is happily married for 25 years and has three kids ages 17-23. She has navigated the uncharted waters of being an entrepreneur, finding balancing with dueling careers in the household, and finding ways to mentor others.


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Eric Dickmann

Eric Dickmann is the Founder / CMO of The Five Echelon Group, host of the weekly podcast "The Virtual CMO" and YouTube series "Work-Life" and a CMO On Demand for a variety of small and midsize companies. An executive leader with over 30 years of experience in marketing, product development, and digital transformation, he has worked with large, global companies and small startups to develop and execute marketing strategies and bring innovative products to the market.