Albers School of Business and Economics


Cosette Gibson-Pfaff

Fast Forward Your Success

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Company Description

Business Coaching & Consultancy working with individuals or groups/teams with a focus on performance coaching, breakthrough skills training, sales diagnostics, customer service programs and retention strategies, strategic planning, entrepreneur tool kits, business start-up game plans, strategic trade show planning, team building, improving communication and presentation skills, and customized training programs. On-line resources and programs, follow-up phone coaching, in-person/on-site speaking and training programs and curriculum.

Job Description

President/Owner/Facilitator of Fast Forward Your Success. Business development, sales and marketing, curriculum development, training program development, speaker, trainer, business coaching and mentoring. Adjunct professor at Pacific Lutheran University, Highline Community College, and Tacoma Community College.

Employment History

Adjunct Professor, School of Business, Pacific Lutheran University; teaching Sales & Sales Management (current position) 
Executive Director of South Sound Regional Business Incubator 2010-2011
Trotter and Morton Facility Services 2008-2010-General Manager
PSR 2001-2008-Sales and Customer Service Mrg.
Eschelon Telecom-1997-2001-Sales Manager
Stanley Bostitch-1987-1997-Sales Manager
Washington Alarm-1986-1987-Sales


B.S. Agricultural Economics & Engineering, University of Idaho
M.S. Economics, University of Idaho

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

Typically, during the first meeting with the students, we develop the objectives and scope together, based upon their needs, expectations and desires.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

At mutually agreed times - - at SU or at my office.