Leadership Coach.
Growth Champion.

Expert talent development, executive coaching, and consulting for you and your organization. No matter who you are, you’re ready for radical growth.

About Ben Marcovitz

Ben is a champion for growth, a leadership expert and the founder and CEO of the Rise Institute, which advances the understanding that human beings can grow and develop beyond their estimations, and that expecting radical growth from those who struggle can and should be the norm. Using his expertise in consulting work, background in education and boots-on-the-ground research on human behavior, Ben helps leaders accelerate their work and generate breakthrough performance in their employees. He believes the world will be transformed if people understand and recognize the possibilities for growth within everyone.

Executive Coaching

Being a leader is about having a vision and being an example for others on the way to a shared destination.

Talent Development

Get the best out of your organization by getting the best from the people within it.

Organizational Culture

Build a positive, all-in organizational culture that expects, spurs, and celebrates growth.


Proven expertise to help your mission-driven organization dramatically improve performance and exceed your goals.


Gain valuable insights on culture, growth, leadership, and more drawn from years of experience helping people from all walks of life succeed.

All Means All

A professional development program, All Means All seeks to create a generation of leaders that leaves no student behind.

Collegiate Academies

A network of Louisiana public high schools helping students succeed in the face of improbable odds.

Be Brave at Work! | Episode 95

March 15 2021

Be Brave at Work!

Ben chats about the role bravery has played in his efforts to start his own organization that gives back to society.

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January 18, 2022

Ben Marcovitz

The Best Interview is No Interview at All

The most common ways of using interviews is misleading employers. The best interview process results in a fully informed candidate.

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June 17, 2021

Ben Marcovitz

Being Zoe’s Father: Personal notes from raising Zoe

Past Notes on Being Zoe’s Father Some say the notes app is the new window to the soul… or maybe, if you’re like me, it’s more of a journal. I’ve documented my journey as Zoe’s father throughout the years, capturing the ups and downs, birthdays, doubts and miracles. It’s raw and reflective and I hope […]

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March 12, 2021

Ben Marcovitz

Five Leadership Mistakes to Stop Making in 2021

Practices new and seasoned managers should avoid if they want to build a productive and engaged team

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March 15, 2021

Be Brave at Work! | Episode 95

Be Brave at Work! With Ed Evarts

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February 12, 2021

School for Startups Radio

Ben Marcovitz, Elizabeth Lesser, & Simon Stephenson

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