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Coaching conversations

In every conversation there are the seeds of new tomorrows …… Coaching conversations are not predicated on the expert use of models or structure, but on connection, relationship, full attention on the client, great listening and questioning. There are so many models of coaching conversations,  3 step, 4 step, 5 step,…

Conversations tell a story

I’m known for striking up a conversation with almost anyone, especially in shops, restaurants etc. At a restaurant counter today and chatting as usual to the serving staff my wife turned to me and said, “Isn’t it amazing how the human side of people always comes through when we take…

How do you describe coaching to others?

An approach I often use is not to tell them what I ‘do’ but to ask them questions(!) – well there’s nothing like modelling coaching to describe what potential there can be in the relationship. For example something like below – this is really a picking list of statements that…