A Great Training Robbery? How Team Coaching helps.

A Great Training Robbery? How Team Coaching helps.

I was thinking about an upcoming webinar and for some reason felt compelled to re-read an article, ‘The Great Training Robbery’ but I wasn’t sure why. Funny how our unconscious does that, serving up things that are relevant even though we’re not consciously aware why....
Get clear on purpose – leadership 101

Get clear on purpose – leadership 101

It’s very rare in my experience that a coaching engagement doesn’t involve the area of purpose. It may be more personal issue- “What’s your purpose?” as in “Why are you on the planet?”, but more often in my work it’s in an organisational context – “Whats the...
How to fuel the engine of team performance

How to fuel the engine of team performance

This is a really simple thing to do that can make an INCREDIBLE difference to the long term performance of your team. I often hear “We’re a learning organisation” but sometimes when I test this, that’s not actually what I see on the ground. Here’s my test – Look...
The Wisdom of Winnie the Pooh

The Wisdom of Winnie the Pooh

Rabbit said, “Honey or condensed milk with your bread?”  Winnie the Pooh was so excited that he said, `Both!’ and then, so as not to seem greedy, he added, “But don’t bother about the bread, please.” At 54 I still love Winnie the Pooh. He was a...
Developmental coaching – why is it different?

Developmental coaching – why is it different?

What’s the shape of your brain at the moment? This may seem like a strange question and not one that a coach is likely to ask directly. But this is what we’re asking in developmental coaching, along with others like how does this ‘brain shape’ fit your role or the...