Welcome to

Moving Forward Leadership

I am Scott McCarthy and my goal is simply to help you become a better leader. Regardless if you are in big business, small business, government, not-for-profit, or even a stay at home parent, we can all be the leaders that we were meant to be.

Become a Complete Leader

Here at Moving Forward Leadership we focus on our “Three Domains of Leadership” to help you develop into the complete leader you were meant to be. 

Leading Yourself

You the leader so that you put your mask on first before helping others.

Leading Your Team

Developing your team into a high-performing team is every leader’s dream.

Leading Your Organization

Because the organization out lasts us the leader, and it’s supposed to be that way.

14 Days to Start Leading Now

Develop essential leadership skills in just 14 days with our mini-course. Learn the true meaning of leadership and gain confidence in leading yourself, your team, and your organization. Acquire the foundational knowledge and expertise necessary to become a skilled and complete leader. Ignite your leadership potential and start influencing others with immediate effect. Embrace the opportunity to start your leadership journey today and become the leader you aspire to be.

Your Leadership Podcast of Choice

Discover the Peak Performance Leadership Podcast, your go-to resource for becoming a successful leader. Gain the skills and knowledge needed to become the best version of yourself with actionable advice from seasoned experts. Learn from inspiring leaders’ success stories and unlock your potential with our tailored, ad-free episodes. Be motivated by the stories of those who have achieved greatness, igniting your own journey towards peak performance. Join us today and embark on your path to becoming a peak performer.

Accelerate Your Journey

Accelerate Your Journey – A transformative mastermind community for leaders seeking accelerated personal and professional growth. Join our Leader Growth Mastermind community to unlock your full potential through engaging with like-minded leaders. Embark on a transformative journey of learning and self-discovery to propel your leadership skills to new heights. Experience the power of collaboration, valuable insights, and exclusive resources that will ignite your leadership potential. Join now and take the first step towards accelerating your journey to success.

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Our Latest Content Podcast Episodes

From Arrival to Impact: Leading Effectively in New Roles | Scott McCarthy | Episode 294

From Arrival to Impact: Leading Effectively in New Roles | Scott McCarthy | Episode 294

Transitioning into a new leadership role? Episode 294 of Peak Performance Leadership dives into the essential steps for a smooth takeover without immediate changes. Join Scott McCarthy as he shares personal experiences and strategic insights to help you form a successful, anxiety-free team environment. Lead, don’t boss!

Transformational Leadership Essentials | Scott McCarthy | Episode 293

Transformational Leadership Essentials | Scott McCarthy | Episode 293

Unlock the secrets of transformational leadership in this solo episode of Peak Performance Leadership. Host Scott McCarthy delves into leading with integrity, fostering innovation, and nurturing future leaders. Reflect on your leadership style and fuel your team's success! Subscribe now for more insights from McCarthy's 20 years of military expertise.

Professional and Personal Overhaul: Journey to New Leadership Heights | Scott McCarthy | Episode 292

Professional and Personal Overhaul: Journey to New Leadership Heights | Scott McCarthy | Episode 292

Join Scott McCarthy, host of the Peak Performance Leadership Podcast, as he returns from a break to share transformative insights on personal and professional changes. Discover what's new, what's coming, and how Scott plans to bring more quality content to help you become the best leader possible. Tune in now!

Meet Your Chief Leadership Officer

Hey there! I’m Scott McCarthy
A Senior Canadian Army Officer (Lieutenant-Colonel) and most importantly a passionate individual to leading others. I’ve spent well over 20 years leading soldiers and now I want to take my experience and help you.