I am blessed to have experienced tremendous guidance from various mentors throughout my life.
Participating in a community of like minded successful people has up-leveled my ability to lead my teams as well as fortified my confidence.
Scrum Master Advisor
What does it mean to be a “coach”?
Thomas has mentored our coaching team over the past year. We now have a new understanding of what a coaching conversation entails, along with a new awareness of what it truly means to be a “coach”. As a result of … ...more "What does it mean to be a “coach”?"
Effective Mentor, Inc.
Lean Agile Coach
A Future So Bright…
It has been been a pleasure to have Thomas as a mentor over this last year. My life has changed in ways I would have never thought possible. Thinking back over the last twelve months, I recognize a night and … ...more "A Future So Bright…"
Scrum Master Adviser
In Leaders Factor We Trust
Having Thomas as a mentor has stretched me. One of the golden nuggets I have applied to my life from his mentorship is something you will hear from Thomas many times… If you simply respond to others directing you, you … ...more "In Leaders Factor We Trust"
Able to say what needs to be said…
Thomas knows agile and scrum inside and out. He has a great bedside manner with people to help bring them along through a very difficult, but ultimately rewarding journey. One of his best qualities is the ability to simply say … ...more "Able to say what needs to be said…"
Agile Coach, SPC, CSM, PMP
It is refreshing to work with people who are always willing collaborate and who have a positive outlook on challenges. I had the pleasure of working with Thomas during an agile transformation at Cigna. Thomas is always approachable and willing … ...more "Positive Outlook"
Excellent Agile Mindset
I appreciated the Agile mindset and team focused language that Thomas brought to the table. He has a wealth of practical experience which he focused quite effectively to his Agile coaching
Agile Coach, SPC, PMP
Over the past several months I’ve been fortunate to work with The Leaders Factor, and have benefited greatly from his insights. Thomas is a fantastic coach and has deep knowledge and passion for leadership ability and the Agile mindset and … ...more "Fantastic Coaching"
Director IT Product Mangement
Powerful presentation on elevating one’s leadership ability. Kudos to Thomas Bookhamer for covering leadership truths in a short timeframe. Kudos as well to The Eliassen Group for putting together a successful meet-up. Looking forward to future events!
IT Project Manager
I worked with Thomas on a complex SAFe Adoption. We were two of about 15 coaches. Thomas stood out amongst the other coaches as a strong leader and change agent.
Delivery Manager - Agile Transformation
"When you depend on process / policy to manage or grow your organization you achieve the potential of the process"
"When you depend on leadership ability to grow or lead your organization you achieve the potential of the people"
"Raising your leadership ability will provide you both greater influence and increased effectiveness"