Marie-Josee Boesten


Ms Intentionality

To have truthful conversations so all can shine. The urge to make a difference, to use my strengths and talents to bring love and connection to the world, while having a great time in the process.

What My Colleagues Say About Me...

  • High quality teacher
  • She’s real and straight talking
  • Brings rigour and intentionality to our work
  • Clarity of thought and expressions
  • Always with integrity


My strength lies in my uniqueness as a transformational facilitator and coach come from a combination of her deep interest in people. I have a clear insight into human behaviour and well-developed intuition.

My approach to coaching, leadership and organisational development played a significant role in the success of dozens of engagements across a variety of industries including higher education, small business, retail, oil & gas, construction, marine, financial services, government and healthcare.

I excel in custom-designing and facilitating leadership development processes at all levels of the organisation – workforce, supervisors, managers and executives.

What I’m really good at:

  • Programme design
  • Facilitation and training
  • Organisational development
Hobbies and interests...


Let’s talk

Responding to COVID-19

We’re continuing to support all our clients during these uncertain times, as they navigate through the various challenges facing their organisations. Generally our work is about supporting people to take on new challenges and building the capability to lead when you don’t know the answer - and through this crisis we’re enabling our clients to do this from a place of care. Something is happening during these times that resonates with us on a deeply human level. It has made us realise how closely we are all connected and how new levels of trust, empathy and caring for one another must be part of how we organise ourselves moving forwards.

We’ve been gathering learnings, building on our experience and we’d be happy to share these with you. We are supporting many other leaders as they think through how to ‘re-generate’ their businesses and create the next version of themselves based on what matters most.               

Over the next few weeks you will see our COVID-19 Resource Centre on Our Insights page offering our latest learnings and thinking. If you’d like to explore our approach further, we’d be happy to have an informal chat.

Stay safe, The WhyNot Team