Based in Nashville, serving clients nationwide

3 Ways I Help You Get Unstuck

1. One-on-One Career Coaching

Personalized coaching that begins with an intake form and a complimentary initial consultation to determine fit, goals, and needs.

2. Career Success Video Courses

Free and affordably priced on-demand career success video courses that allow you to begin working immediately at your own pace.

3. Free Content

Free tips provided on the paNASH blog and newsletter. The blog is also available in audio on iTunes and Alexa (just say, "Alexa, open Lori's career blog.").

Note: personalized coaching sessions can be conducted in person, via online video chat, or via phone.

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One-on-One Personalized Career Coaching Services

How to find work you love.

Career Passion Track

  • Need help finding work you're passionate about?
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  • Benefits include:
  • - More confidence in your skills.
  • - More and better job offers.
  • - Opportunities to be your own boss.
  • - Work you can enjoy.
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How to advance and stay passionate.

Career Growth Track

  • Do you want to grow your income and your love for your work?
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  • Benefits include:
  • - Career satisfaction and success.
  • - Fulfillment of your vocational purpose.
  • - Advancement and promotion.
  • - Increased income.
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How to pursue your life passions.

Life Passion Track

  • Need help finding joy in your life?
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  • Benefits include:
  • - Courage to pursue your passions.
  • - Greater self-confidence.
  • - Expansion of your comfort zone.
  • - Guidance to get "unstuck" and out of your rut.
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How to establish yourself in Nashville.

New To Nashville Track

  • Are you new to town?
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  • Benefits include:
  • - An instant local support system.
  • - Helpful knowledge specific to your industry (includes the music industry).
  • - New connections.
  • - A sense of belonging.
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paNASH now offers on-demand career success courses in video format that are affordable and allow you to work at your own pace.

Click here to purchase individually or as a bundle.

Or try it for free with these three complimentary videos.

5 Ways to Pursue Your Passions in Life and Work

What NOT to Share On Your Resume

The Most Common Job Interview Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

About paNASH Career Coaching


Pursue your PASSION with paNASH!

“I believe you can find the courage to discover and pursue your passions despite the obstacles you may face. I want to see you actively pursue your passions with flair (‘paNASH’) and confidence, along with responsibility to your purpose in life.” Lori Bumgarner, Career Coach & Owner of paNASH

Based in Nashville, TN, paNASH’s mission is to serve, educate, and encourage you by assisting you with the discovery and pursuit of your passions in a way that honors your purpose and your own vision for success, while amplifying who you are personally and advancing you professionally. paNASH helps you fulfill your passions in your work and your life, resulting in:

  • Personal and professional freedom
  • Expanded comfort zone
  • Fulfillment of your vocational purpose
  • More confidence
  • Increased income
  • Greater joy in life and work
  • Being part of something bigger than yourself


Lori Bumgarner of paNASHLori Bumgarner is the owner of paNASH, a passion and career coaching service, and is a certified transformational coach. She possesses over 20 years of experience as a career coach. Lori has authored several books, including the Amazon #1 bestseller Advance Your Image. She has been published in The Huffington Post, The Daily Positive, Thrive Global, and INC., and she’s been featured in The Wall Street Journal. For the fourth consecutive year since 2017, Lori has been ranked in the top 10 best coaches in Nashville. She holds a Master of Education and a Bachelor of Arts in psychology. Her own passions include stand up paddle boarding, enjoying the outdoors, life-long learning, reading, and encouraging others. Click here to read more about Lori’s journey.

Areas of expertise:

  • Discovery of your passion and purpose
  • Personal and professional branding
  • Career coaching for mid-career professionals
  • Interview coaching and salary negotiation
  • Freelance and business start-up guidance


Dr. Denisha S. Bonds is a Certified Professional Résumé Writer and Nationally Certified LinkedIn Strategist who combines creativity and expertise to help clients design the careers of their dreams. She possesses nearly 30 years of experience in empowering clients to identify a compatible career path, and teaching them the tools to successfully follow that path. Denisha guides clients to sound career decisions based on their skills, passions, values, and personality. She holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Higher Education, a Master of Science in Higher Education/Student Affairs/Career Development, and a Bachelor of Arts in Music. Her own passions include movies, Broadway musicals, bullet journaling, papercrafting, and reading.

Areas of expertise:

  • Professionally-written résumés and cover letters
  • Creative résumé design and formatting
  • LinkedIn profile customization and optimization
  • Career coaching for recent college graduates and new professionals
  • Administration and interpretation of select career assessments


  • How do you know paNASH's career coaching is right for you?

    You're unhappy with your current life or work situation and feel stuck.

    not sure what's next in your career and need guidance.

    You know what you want, but aren't sure how to start and you
    need direction.

    You know what you need to do, but you
    lack confidence.


  • How do you know paNASH's career coaching is right for you?

    You want to love your life and enjoy your work.

    You no longer want to
    miss out or wonder "what could've been."

    costing you financially, emotionally, or physically to stay stuck where you are.

    You want to move from just talking about your passion to
    actively pursuing it.

    If you agree with any of these statements, it's time to get started!


  • "With Lori's assistance, I got a job closer to home, reducing my commute time. Not only that, I was able to use the skills she provided me to negotiate a salary higher than the amount listed on the job ad!"

    David E.

  • "Lori did everything she said she would do. She gave me incredible advice, things I wouldn't have known to do on my own. Lori helped me see outside my resume and helped me land a game-changing opportunity. To me, that's priceless!"

    Paul M.

  • "I'm now actively engaged in my new self-employed life. I'm getting more work than I can handle. I was also able to take advantage of an offer by an international book publisher to write my first book. Thank you Lori for your help in launching my 2nd career!"

    Gary M.

  • "Lori is a world-class career coach with a wealth of insight and a singular ability to bring out the best in her clients. After only two coaching sessions, I gave the best interview of my career, resulting in a job offer. I highly recommend paNASH to anyone who feels stuck or wants to take their career to the next level."

    Rachel Y.

  • "Because of Lori's great advice and understanding of the job market, I was able to not only land a new job, but a job I am passionate about! It's difficult at times to afford a coach, but Lori's price was just right and what I paid was worth every penny."

    Tamika T.

  • Click here to read more paNASH reviews and testimonials.

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