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Elevate Your Skills and Excel on Your Landscape Journey with my Professional Coaching

The landscape industry presents a unique set of challenges for professionals, whether you are a fresh graduate or an experienced individual seeking to advance your career or run a thriving business. Fortunately, for landscape professionals seeking to enhance their skills and navigate the challenges that face landscape professionals, Angela offers a unique coaching and mentoring service to help you take your professional skills to the next level.

Find out how my 30 years of experience as a Landscape Architect, Horticulturist, Structural Landscaper, Consulting Arborist, Mediation and Conciliation Practitioner, and Workplace Trainer background gives me the knowledge to coach you to be your best:

The 6 ways Your Landscape Journey Coaching can help you improve your business skills:

  1. Navigating Council Websites Effectively: Effective navigation of council websites is a challenge all landscape professionals will have to deal with at some time or another. Learn how to navigate council websites in timely manner to obtain the information relevant to your particular project.
  2. Streamlining the Approval Process: Getting landscape plans approved by councils can be a complex and time-consuming process. With Angela’s wealth of experience and insight, discover how to apply the council’s requirements to your design process, ensuring their plans comply with regulations. Keeping your clients happy!
  3. Planning Information: How to get the planning information you need to keep your client and yourself safe.
  4. Effective Contractor Management: How to manage your contractors and stay ‘’friends’’
  5. Resolving Design Issues: Sometimes you’re working on a plan and you get stuck. Keep calm and get guidance to work it out
  6. Understanding Australian Standards: Learn how to interpret Australian Standards to ensure a smoother, more effective design process to get the best outcome for your client’s needs and wishes.

Expanding Your Knowledge Base:

In an ever-changing landscape industry, keeping pace with the latest developments is essential for success. As a coach, I can offer you personalised guidance and expert insights to expand your knowledge base. Whether you are a graduate looking to bridge the gap between theory and practice or an experienced professional seeking to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies, my coaching can help you identify relevant resources, industry conferences, and educational opportunities that will accelerate your growth.

With over 30 years’ experience in running my own Landscape business having managed and mentored many Landscape Apprentices and Landscape Designers, continually reviewing and researching all relevant authorities’ documents to ensure that all our work complies at all times has proven to be an essential aspect of my business model. The detail of this invaluable advice, is available to you through my Coaching service.

Skill Enhancement and Development:

Continual development of your skills is essential for all professionals regardless of your industry. Through coaching, I can help you assess your current skillset, identify areas for improvement, and develop customised plans to enhance your abilities. Whether you need assistance with project management, plant selection, or construction techniques, my coaching will provide you with practical guidance to refine your skills.

As a workplace trainer and, with many years as a Landscaper, I can teach you how to analyse your current workflow, identify inefficiencies, and create innovative strategies and tools to optimise your operations, leading to improved project outcomes and client satisfaction.

Business Support:

Running a successful landscape business requires a diverse skill set, including business structure and policies, financial management, creating contracts that are compliant as well as fostering strong client relationships.

If you are a recent graduate or landscape professional wishing to embark on your own business venture, my coaching service can help you to formulate strategies to attract clients and gain valuable insights on successful business management. Additionally, I can provide assistance in establishing mutually beneficial partnerships with suppliers or subcontractors, ensuring a strong foundation for your business.

Dispute Resolution and Conflict Management:

Disputes and conflicts can arise in any professional setting, and the landscape industry is no exception. With my extensive expertise in dispute resolution, I can equip you with essential conflict management skills, enabling you to navigate challenging situations effectively. From contract negotiations to resolving disputes with clients, subcontractors, or other industry professionals, my coaching will empower you to find fair and mutually satisfactory resolutions.

Maybe you have found yourself facing a contractual dispute with a client. I can provide you with guidance on negotiation techniques, assist in contract analysis, and help you develop a resolution strategy that protects your interests while maintaining positive client relationships.

Coaching can be a game-changer for professionals seeking to excel in their careers/businesses. Enhance your skills with the help of your own personal mentor. With my knowledge you will be able to navigate council websites effectively, streamline the approval process, utilise planning information, maintain a healthy relationship with your contractors, resolve design issues confidently, and understand Australian Standards with ease. Investing in coaching will not only enhance your expertise and boost your professional confidence but also enable you to build an impeccable reputation in the landscape industry. Contact me today and let me guide you on Your Landscape Journey. Read on for some of the benefits of signing up for my Coaching service.

Face-to-Face Coaching Sessions:

Individual coaching sessions provide an invaluable opportunity to receive personalised guidance and mentorship. As a member, you will have access to one-on-one coaching sessions with me, leveraging my extensive expertise to address your specific challenges.

If you have recently completed your studies as a landscape architect or designer and are looking to transition into the professional realm, I can offer you a face-to-face coaching session designed to propel you from student to professional. During our session, I can review your portfolio, offer interview preparation tips, and guide you in navigating the path to securing your dream job.

Informative Webinars:

Continual learning and professional development are crucial for success in any industry. As a member, you will have exclusive access to a series of webinars conducted by industry experts, covering a wide range of topics relevant to your professional growth. These webinars will empower you with the latest industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices, allowing you to stay ahead of the competition.

As an experienced horticulturist you may be looking to incorporate sustainable practices into your work. In our webinar on Sustainable Landscaping, I share innovative techniques, case studies, and resources that will enable you to implement eco-friendly approaches in your projects, attracting environmentally conscious clients and establishing yourself as a leader in this field.

Private Facebook Group:

Peer support and networking opportunities are vital for career advancement and business success. As a member you will gain access to a private Facebook group connecting you with other landscape industry professionals. This platform provides a safe and supportive environment for sharing experiences, seeking advice, and collaborating on industry-related challenges. Providing opportunities to foster valuable relationships and expand your professional network.

Working for yourself can often be an isolating experience, leaving you to second guess your decisions. Joining Your Landscape Journey’s Coaching Collective Facebook group, gives you a safe space to seek feedback on your designs, discuss inspiring trends and share success stories with fellow industry peers.

Why Should You Join? Be motivated, inspired and empowered!

  1. Personalised Guidance: Through face-to-face coaching sessions, you will receive individual advice and guidance, helping you to excel.
  2. Expert Insights: The informative webinars will expose you to industry experts, providing you with insider knowledge and the latest trends to stay ahead in the landscape industry.
  3. Supportive Community: The private Facebook group will connect you with a community of professionals who share your passion, offering a platform for collaboration, support, and inspiration.
  4. Exclusive Resources: As a member, you will have access to exclusive resources, such as industry reports, templates, and tools, designed to enhance your professional capabilities and streamline your business operations.

Joining my membership program is an investment in your landscape industry success. Through face-to-face coaching sessions, engaging webinars, and a vibrant private Facebook group, you will receive personalised guidance, industry insights, and a supportive community to help you achieve your career and business goals.

Want to get your ducks in a row and hone your professional skills? Angela can help you find your way through to a mutually beneficial outcome for both you and your clients.

Angela Maroney of Your Landscape Journey looks forward to helping you improve your design process, or if required, navigate dispute resolution and mediation. To arrange a consultation contact Angela angela@yourlandscapejourney.com or check out my coaching page

About Angela …


Angela Maroney, of Your Landscape Journey has over 30 years’ experience, with extensive qualifications in Landscape Architecture, Landscape Design, Horticulture, Consulting Arboriculture and Construction. Angela has a Practitioners Certificate in Mediation (IAMA)