Kathleen Wright Knothe Ph.D 2018

What is the #1 thing everyone in the world wants?

Can you answer that? What does everyone want so desperately?

I believe that the answer, quite simply, is:


They want more success at work.

They want more happiness.

They want more passion in their relationships.

They want more money.  More energy.  More productivity,  More meaning.

Everyone wants more of the good things that life has to offer, right?

Well, to get more, people need to activate their potential.

They need to hit a higher gear and become high performers at whatever they do.  They have to become more focused, productive, influential, and successful.

But it’s not easy. And most people are struggling more than they have to in these areas.

Even though we all have big goals and dreams, most people today are drowning in stress, overwhelm, and uncertainty.

The sad thing is that if they don’t figure out how to turn it around, they’ll not only fail to accomplish their dreams but as the economy keeps getting better they’ll simply be left behind.

So think about YOUR life.

Do you feel you’re being as productive, influential, and successful as you want to?

Are you struggling to stay focused, to get ahead, or to better influence your team or customers?

Have you reached a plateau in your progress and struggled to break through to the next level of joy, power, and achievement?

Have you gotten tired of being at the same level of success and happiness for too long? Do you miss the pulse and vibrancy of growing and contributing at your highest levels?

I can help you.

I’m one of 200 elite Certified High-Performance Coaches™ in the world.  I am certified by the High-Performance Institute (HPI).  The HPI is the world’s leading think tank and training center on the subject of human high performance.  Under the direction of Brendon Burchard, scientists and high-performance coaches at the HPI collaborated to study the effectiveness of the curriculum and coaching program used by the HPI’s Certified High-Performance Coaches (CHPC).  HPI teamed with a 3rd-party company to track 60,000 sessions in 173 countries, delivered by Certified High-Performance Coaches.  The average client satisfaction rating was 9.6 out of 10, the highest ever recorded of any multi-month coaching program.  THIS IS THE BEST RATED PROGRAM IN THE WORLD.  Participation in this High-Performance Coaching is highly predictive of increased happiness, confidence, perceived excellence, perceived success in comparison to peers over the long term, life satisfaction, work quality, and career impact.

If it’s your time for a dramatic change and rapid advancement in your personal and professional life, then I’d love to work one-on-one with you to break through your barriers and help you reach your highest potential and performance in all you do.

Please complete the forms on the forms page of this website.  You can return them via email or fax them to me (585) 223-5727.  If you have any questions, please contact me at (585) 314-0274 or via email at kwknothe@gmail.com

If you are the right fit, I will schedule a free one-on-one consult with you.  Yes, really — I’ll help you for free on this one. 

I’m looking forward to working with you. 

Let’s make this your breakthrough year.

Dr. Kathleen Wright-Knothe, CHPC, Certified High-Performance Coach™

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Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology), Western Michigan University (1985)


I have been happily married since 1989.  I have 3 children and one step-son.  I especially enjoy hiking and exercising in beautiful places and am a dog lover.  I am a bit of a dork.  I frequently read, and listen to books, educational YouTube channels, and educational podcasts.

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