Welcome to the May 2011 issue of the newsletter

Welcome to the May 2011 issue of the newsletter Hope you can join us at our Coaching and Mentoring at Work: Beyond frontiers conference in London on 23 November. We have special discounted rates for subscribers, and for members of professional bodies and of our LinkedIn group. Session themes include Positive Psychology; neuroscience; mindfulness; ontological coaching; coaching/mentoring in the prison sector, juicy case studies and a hot debate on the fuzzy line between coaching and therapy. We will be including more details over the coming weeks but you can get an idea here: http://bit.ly/lifDMq We will be taking bookings very […]

Coach from your wisdom, not your knowledge

By Ana Karakusevic Aboodi Shabi set the tone for the International Coach Federation UK´s event, The Art of Masterful Coaching, by challenging the common belief that we need more knowledge, stressing how we coach from our wisdom, and not our knowledge. Opening the event in London on 9 April, Shabi set delegates on the journey of personal mastery, defining wisdom as a “capacity to listen and be present, to see what else may be needed to transform that person”. Shabi, European head of Newfield Network, which sponsored the event, described an expert as wanting to get to the solution as […]