Twenty Ten Agency

Professional service provider

Twenty Ten Agency

Twenty Ten Agency is a Black female owned career coaching company. Our diverse team of career coaches deliver workshops, programs and coaching services to corporations and professionals around the world.

Our mission is to help companies advance the leadership development of underrepresented employees. Twenty Ten Agency is led by career coach and author Octavia Goredema MBE, FRSA.

We deliver immersive career advancement coaching, programs and workshops centered on leadership development for minority employees. We are proud to provide:


From small interactive groups to workshops for thousands of employees.



One-to-one career advancement coaching services for mid to senior level employees.



We provide expert speakers for employee events, conferences and retreats.


Twenty Ten Agency provides underrepresented employees with pivotal professional development strategies to support and enable career progression.


Our areas of expertise include:

  • Mentoring in the Workplace
  • Creating a Career Roadmap
  • Stress Management: From Burnout to Balance
  • Increasing Your Visibility at Work
  • Time Management and Productivity
  • Preparing for a Performance Review
  • Navigating Your Career During a Crisis
  • Preparing for a Promotion
  • Work / Life Balance for Working Parents and Caregivers


Octavia Goredema bio

Octavia Goredema is a career coach, author and the founder of Twenty Ten Agency. Her mission is to help underrepresented professionals advance their careers. Octavia has coached leaders at renowned companies including Google, American Airlines, Tinder, General Motors, Nike and Dow Jones.

Octavia’s new book, PREP, PUSH, PIVOT: Essential Career Strategies for Underrepresented Women will be published by Wiley on January 12, 2022.

An acclaimed career expert, Octavia’s insights have been featured in Los Angeles Times, Yahoo, The Guardian, Grazia magazine, and Black Enterprise, among others. Octavia co-hosted HBR Now, Harvard Business Review’s weekly show about leadership.

Originally from England and now based in Los Angeles, Octavia was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) by the Queen in recognition of her work. Octavia is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, where she leads the Gender Equity network in the United States. Octavia is an Ambassador of the Pankhurst Centre, the iconic site of women’s activism, past and present.


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