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What is Spirited Business®?

With purposeful aim, advancing passionately and energetically

We believe in Spirited Business® as an enabling force guiding all we do. We aim to help our clients build spirited cultures by cultivating empowering, passionate and purposeful environments.

In this context, we believe:

  • Leadership = Leverage

    Capable, human-centered, integrity-minded leaders with a bias toward listening and willingness to constructively coach versus criticize are essential for accessing untapped potential.

  • People = Possibility

    The right talent with the right focus and support is an unstoppable force multiplier for driving business results.

  • Simplicity = Focus

    Simplicity in both what you are striving for and why makes the battle cry even more compelling and worthy of our efforts.

  • Discipline = Business Acceleration

    Businesses need systems and discipline to support growth and impact. This is especially true for start-ups whose revenue and growth may outpace the systems needed to enable their continued success.

  • Intentionality = Impact

    Taking the time to be intentional in all we do will determine the level of impact we make.

Spirited Business® is a space where leaders cultivate empowered environments and fully engage employees in a purposeful aim, and who passionately and energetically advance toward that purpose.
Marialane Schultz

Marialane Schultz is the founder of IOCI. She helps individuals and organizations perform at their best, do meaningful work and be impactful through customized coaching and consulting engagements.

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