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Dr. Melissa Furman’s Career Potential

Helping Individuals Achieve and Organizations Succeed

Through our expert training, coaching, speaking, and consulting services, we aim to set your organization on a path to success that empowers every individual.

Don't Let Today’s Rapidly Changing Workplace Hold You Back

The key to success for any organization lies in the success of its people. Unfortunately, today’s rapidly changing workplace dynamics create difficult challenges for many leaders and teams.

Whether you are struggling with generational diversity, employee recruitment and retention, or leadership development, you need a developmental expert to help you and your people successfully navigate these barriers to success.

With over 20 years of academic training and practical application experience, Dr. Melissa Furman knows the path to individual career success and organizational excellence.

Our Services

Develop. Achieve. Succeed.

Unlock your organization’s potential by investing in the development of your employees. The mission of Career Potential is to help individuals achieve and organizations succeed.


Dr. Melissa Furman delivers captivating keynotes, imparting her academic and practical expertise to inspire individuals and organizations alike. She addresses many diverse topics such as leadership development, generational diversity,  unconscious bias, and emotional intelligence to drive change and foster success.


Our strategic consulting services leverage Dr. Furman’s deep understanding of business dynamics to tackle your organizational challenges. Building on expertise in areas related to succession planning, recruitment and retention, diversity, equity, and inclusion, and leadership development, she delivers tailored solutions to drive business growth and efficiency.


Our training services blend academic expertise with practical leadership experience, enhancing team productivity and organizational success. Our tailored workshops address key topics such as burnout, emotional intelligence, diversity, equity, and inclusion, and communication to effectively navigate today’s biggest challenges.

Hi. I'm Dr. Melissa Furman.

As the founder of Career Potential, I have over 20 years of experience in coaching, consulting, and training and have dedicated my career to empowering individuals and organizations to reach their full potential. I spent a decade as an Assistant Dean and Professor at Augusta University before launching my organization, driven by a fervent belief in the interconnection of individual and organizational success.

At the heart of my work lies the understanding that the prosperity of any organization is deeply entwined with the success of its people. Through bespoke solutions, I guide individuals and teams through the complexities of both individual and organizational success. My mission is to equip you with the skills, understanding, and strategies needed to excel and drive your organization forward.

Whether you’re an individual seeking to elevate your career or an organization aiming to achieve greater heights, I am here to help. Let’s work together to unlock your potential and create a thriving, successful future.

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