December 10, 2019

Thinking about your Thinking (TAYT) has become something of a 'brand' for me.  It came to me from two separate directions.

Firstly, I was considering what phrase might link the coaching, facilitiation and training services that I offer.  I realised that TAYT applied to...

October 2, 2019

So many coaching conversations revolve around the narratives that clients use to describe themselves and their behaviours. These are based on their beliefs which are often perceived, and shared, as facts.  These narratives (you might prefer the word story or script) ar...

September 3, 2019

While on vacation in Spain one of our luxuries is making time for coffee and tostada con tomate.  Part of that luxury is simply in the slowing down for breakfast while the taste experience is something to enjoy too.  Coffee, is something we choose not to have much of a...

July 10, 2019

I am facilitating a discussion about coaching and its association with systems thinking at a local Community of Practice meeting in Hampshire this week.  All sorts of things are floating around my mind about information and activities that I can share with attendees to...

June 6, 2019

I recently went to see ‘Muse’ on their ‘Simulation Theory’ tour at the London Stadium with my wife and our friends.  What a great experience; multisensory hedonism at its very best!  A fantastic show, great atmosphere, and an excellent venue.  All shared with great fri...

May 1, 2019

I recently heard the documentary and film director Peter Kosminsky talking about his work with composer Debbie Wiseman.  One of Kosminsky’s methods bought back memories of reading and watching Wolf Hall and prompted me to reflect on my leadership coaching practice…

I do...

April 24, 2019

I am delighted to be involved in the Find a Coach pilot run by Clore Social for leaders in the social sector.  You can find more details about this scheme at through this link. .  Clore Social asked for some blog content from me in support of promoting find a coach whi...

March 29, 2019

Yep, March 29th should be a day signalling momentous change in the UK with it being the scheduled date for our departure from the European Union.  Whether a leaver or a remainer it is a date that has loomed large, being approached with either delight or trepidation.  H...

March 13, 2019

Recently we moved house to a newish part of the country for us.  Out front, separating us from the road, is a small brook that weaves its way down towards a much larger river about a mile away.  Very picturesque you might think and you would be right.  We are host at v...

January 30, 2019

Want to be more self-aware?  Want to be more conscious about what makes you react the way you do?  Want to know about being more purposeful?  What about being better at getting the best out of other people?  Want to know about how to manage yourself more effectively du...

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