December 1, 2022
Many coaching approaches claim to be holistic – but are they?. Most marketing language around holistic coaching begins by separating a human being into different spheres: physical, spiritual, mental, emotional, for example.
November 25, 2022
How do you keep track of client progress? Do you keep track of client progress as a coach? How can we encourage our clients to keep track themselves?
November 18, 2022
Yes, actually, why not try that for a moment. Forget that coaching competencies ever existed. Forget everything you know about coaching and mentoring. This is not easy to do, but a very useful exercise.
October 28, 2022
Recently a coaching colleague shared a case where she was wondering what to do when a client just wants to talk and talk and talk about a problem
October 21, 2022
Of course, not! Curiosity is the life-blood of the team coach. And curiosity is a strong preference for social-constructionist, Solution Focused, narrative
October 14, 2022
This week I came across the following quote by Simon Western: “The solution-focused approach, by refusing to talk about problems, uses the signifier ‘solution’ as a substitute
October 7, 2022
A few days ago, during a coach training session with a nice group of agile coaches, an interesting discussion emerged regarding the possibility of being able to identify the most functional coaching approach
September 30, 2022
I have seen advertisements of “F***-Up Nights” in my social media. Apparently it is a mini-conference, where people get on stage to speak about their failures and what they learned from them.
September 23, 2022
The discussion on the importance of “body language” has experienced a renaissance with the advent of online coaching. Many coaches studied in schools
September 16, 2022
This headline could read like we should assume to know better than the client, what they really want to achieve. Well no, that would be leading.
September 9, 2022
How do you recognize a masterful coach? I mean, really. Not in the sense of: “which hoops do I have to jump through to get an ICF MCC or EMCC MP designation.
September 2, 2022
During our experience as coaches and team coaches, it can happen that a team (or a customer) might request to start the process of a team coaching by
August 26, 2022
This week I’m writing about finishing coaching sessions well. Let’s start with a simple overview, and then apply it to various situations – hopefully one of which will match yours!
August 19, 2022
When it comes to getting a coaching credential, we’ve all got to submit a recording that demonstrates the quality of our coaching. This post is about ways t