Laura Berman Fortgang

Laura Berman Fortgang is the author of ‘Take Yourself to the Top’ and ‘Living Your Best Life’. She is internationally renowned speaker and the president and owner of LBF*InterCoach, Inc., a full-service coaching company devoted to supporting individuals, small businesses and corporations to create extraordinary futures with less struggle.

Laura’s work has allowed her to introduce the magic of coaching to diverse audiences from homemakers to Fortune 500 executives to NASA and the Army Corps of Engineers.

Laura is also the author of ‘Take Yourself to the Top’, and she was the first Life Coach featured nationally by The Oprah Winfrey Show, and has appeared on NBC’s Weekend Today Show, and MSNBC, as well as in Fast Company magazine, The Wall Street Journal, Redbook, Elle and USA Today. She was also the resident work/life coach for where her weekly column and monthly work/life makeovers were seen by over 5 million visitors each month.

A founding member and veteran board member of the International Coach Federation, Laura has been influential in shaping the coaching profession worldwide and holds one of the first Master Coach Credentials granted by the ICF. She is currently on the board of Future Possibilities, Inc., a non-profit organization delivering life skills training to children worldwide.

Laura resides in New Jersey with her husband and three children.

She has her own website at

Books by Laura Berman Fortgang