and Consultation Services
Growth, Success, Media, Presentation, Writing, and Life Changes
Are you looking
for a coach who can accelerate your choices and help you live your
Cynthia Brian is
a recognized expert in personal growth and achievement as well as a
savvy marketer. As the New York Times best selling author of the books
Chicken Soup for the Gardener’s Soul , Be the Star You Are!, and The
Business of Show Business, Cynthia has been a guest on over 900 radio
and TV programs nationwide
as well as a judge for the Emmys. As life gets more frenzied, people are
struggling to find balance and purpose. As a coach, Cynthia Brian simply
helps you realize a more fulfilling and harmonious life, faster and
easier. She can assist you to change your life into the one you want to
live and market yourself to the media. With over 30 years experience in
all phases of the entertainment industry including acting, producing,
writing, directing,, coaching, hosting, and casting, as well the
publishing, nonprofit, design and garden industries, Cynthia brings her
unique qualifications and enthusiasm to a private consultation and
coaching session personalized to your specific life, media, and
presentation needs. Each
session focuses on answering all your questions in an honest, no
nonsense fashion, while creating a plan for your success. Whether you
are a media personality, writer, artist, entrepreneur, business person
or student, Cynthia listens to YOU while helping create a roadmap of
priorities to achieve your goals.
Coaching and consultations for all ages. Cynthia custom tailors a workshop for your group or company
learn in a private media session:
How to think
like a producer
How to be in
Show Business, whether you think you are or not!
What to wear to
television and print interviews
How to give a
great interview without giving
away family secrets
How to avoid
saying uhhh and sound intelligent on the air
right head shot
How to sound
confident even if you aren't
How to be a
compelling guest that offers solutions
Most often asked
career choice questions are:
How can I
discover my dream vocation?”
Am I on the
How can I do
what I love and make a living?
are available to help me?”
Is my dream
How do I
balance my life?
are available to me?
Do I need an
agent or manager?”
Will I need to
move to another city?”
How can I be
successful and have a family?”
How do I create
support for my ideas
How can I
become a star?”
How do I get
Where are the
do you need a coach?
*If you are
feeling overwhelmed, a coach can help you pinpoint your priorities, set
goals, and prompt you to take action.
*If you are not
sure you are on the right career track, a coach asks specific questions
and helps you sort out the challenges and the options.
*If you are
seeking a relationship or want to improve the one you are in, a coach
can pin point patterns, suggest changes, and give you strategies to help
*If you are
having difficulties with raising children and juggling your life, a
coach will show you how to balance and de-stress.
*Coaches help you
discover your passions and hidden talents. They can help turn on the
light bulb for you. Maybe you are a great gardener, mechanic, organizer
or cook. There are careers that involve all of these skills.
*If you have a
dream, a coach can help you realize it by helping you focus, write it
down, get the skills you need, push you to action, offer objective
support, and help you believe in your own abilities.
*Coaches help you
step outside yourself and give you a roadmap for your future. Where do
you want to be in one year, five years, ten years?
A coach will accelerate your success and personal growth,
increase your happiness quotient, and give you the boost
you need to move to the next level.
coach is NOT a therapist, so if you are feeling depressed, suicidal, or
have psychological issues, please consult a trained psychologist first.
A life coach can then assist you in getting your personal life and work
life on track.
private session with Cynthia Brian, either by phone or in person, will
guide you to discover your own gifts and talents and provide you with
concrete tools to prepare you and your family for your new business.
If you are writing a book, promoting a product or service,
preparing for a speech, or just need encouragement, Cynthia Brian is the
coach with the answers. Improve your communication skills, self-esteem
and confidence. Find balance, joy, and happiness. Learn to be more
organized and eliminate the clutter. Discover and celebrate YOU!
What Clients are
Brian combines intelligence, talent and charm with kindness and patience -
making her the perfect teacher. Her
tips and advice come from years of practical experience, and her
enthusiasm and encouragement come from a big heart.
She gave me invaluable help before my book tour and media
interviews - I enjoyed every minute I spent with her!"
Huntley, Author , The Hemingway Book Club of Kosovo
“You are the
woman! This meeting with you
was beyond my wildest dreams. My
head is spinning with all the information that you imparted to me and with
all the possibilities that you envisioned opening for me.
Thank you, thank you, thank you.
All I have to do now is...WORK!
To say I'm daunted by all this is a massive understatement, but
with your guidance I feel for the first time that there is hope for my
endeavors. I can't wait to meet with you again and continue the
Miner, Author, Travels with my Lovers
want to thank you for all of your help and support.
You are a great coach and made a huge difference in the quality of
my hour long presentation at the EC Summit in Las Vegas. It was the best presentation of my career. The conference
organizers are already talking about my speaking next year.
But it's not just your coaching on the organization and delivery of
the information -your enthusiasm and positive encouragement are so
contagious and empowering. It was a real pleasure....coach!”
Bruce, PE, CSP, Principal, Cameron Bruce Associates
"THANK YOU SO MUCH for all the good information and
contacts you gave me at my media coaching session.
My head is just filled with all of the things I can try now!
Also thanks very much for the emails you've sent in advance of my
contact. It will make a
difference. You are truly an
angel in my life!!! It's
so nice to have someone who's already been
there to help direct me (and also keep me encouraged in spite of my
Wilson, Author of Kaleidoscope
“Interviewing you today on the radio reminded me about the
quality in you that makes people feel so good when they are around you.
It's the reason I hired you to coach Rose 12 years ago. You instilled
confidence in my daughter. When
I told her that I was interviewing you, she said "Awesome. Cynthia's
awesome.” Bless you, dear lady, for the gift of yourself, for sharing
yourself so freely and with such joy! It's absolutely contagious!”
Gogolewski, radio host, By
For and About
Women Radio Network
"You share a
wealth of information and so freely.
Your desire to help and inspire others comes from a deep within
desire and you do it so well.”
Kelly, Event Coordinator, Barnes and Noble
just got off the phone with the producer of a BBC special on Schumann. I
will be one of four interviewees. Thanks for all your help. I can't
imagine facing the first radio interview without your coaching.”
Hayden, Author, POX
You have a wonderful gift of making people feel affirmed and accepted.
Your intuitive skills project real value and worth which I felt
from you almost immediately. Your coaching is refreshing, exhilarating,
encouraging, uplifting, and vision casting Thank you for sharing your
gifts with me so enthusiastically.”
you for another fabulous coaching session! It’s so beneficial to discuss
my achievements with you. Where else can one do that? You are my divine
guide on the side.”
Probert, Animal Artist
you for your healing & loving influence in both mine and my doggy's
life. Thank you for all the
listening and support. I
really have started the collage. It
gives me chills.”
are the greatest coach and support. You feed my soul!”
are our lucky star! Thank you for making Encourage Mint a special
place. Thank you for your cheerful exuberance.
You are “CYN-SATIONAL!” What a delight you are to be around.
There aren’t enough “o’s” in the word “smooth” to describe
you. You brighten the paths of everyone who comes in contact with you.
Caution to clients: Cynthia's positive, "can-do," "Be the
Star You Are" spirit is infectious and highly addictive.
McClendon, Encouragemint Radio and Seminars
“While being with
you I got so many answers I was searching my heart for. You helped me so much. Things
you said really opened my eyes and I thank you for that.”
Rush, Greeting Card artist for Giant Smiles
“Thank you so
much for a great training session! I appreciate your direct approach with
what I needed to hear. You are a very positive professional and your
Malon , Screenwriter
feedback means so much to me!”
Sokoloff, Actor-Desperate Housewives, Big Day, The Practice
“Thank you very
much for your valuable knowledge/ information, input, perspectives,
suggestions/ideas/opinions, comments, and resources. They were all well-received and very beneficial. Thank you
for your professionalism Thank God you are my consultant and media
have never met a woman with such enthusiasm, spirit, and positive energy.
Cynthia has the unique ability to inspire those around her, and she
is truly an inspiration to me. You gave me the motivation I needed to go
after my dream.”
Mahan, News Anchor, ABC
To enhance your
experience, Cynthia’s books, tapes, and CD’s are available. To
schedule your personal consultation and coaching session, call Cynthia at
925-377-STAR or email her firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fees available by request
person, by phone and email. Customized
plans available by the year, month, and hour.
Call today and begin to live fully.
You are the STAR of your own performance.
THE STAR YOU ARE!
Starstyle™ Productions, LLC
PO Box 422
Moraga, California 94556