TOOLBOX: PICTURING MY COMEBACK

This issue, we road test The Parent Mentor: cards for mentoring conversations By Kathy Denton What is it Author (in partnership with David Clutterbuck) of Mentoring New Parents at Work (Routledge, 2016), Nicki Seignot has created a series of coaching/mentoring cards designed to support individuals making the transition to working parenthood. Through creative imagery and […]

TOOLBOX: ROADTEST – WHEN WORK IS THE DREAM

Jackee Holder reviews the Dream Manager Europe coach training programme The tool Dream Manager is a certified group-based personal coaching programme that aims to address the issue of low employee engagement by enabling individuals to connect business goals with their whole life dreams. It’s based on Floyd Consulting founder Matthew Kelly’s bestselling book of the […]

TOOLBOX: ROADTEST – EMOTIONAL JUDGMENT INVENTORY

Margaret Chapman-Clarke explains how the Emotional Judgment InventoryTM can offer practitioners a robust measure of emotional intelligence Despite academic debates as to what emotional intelligence (EI) is, eg, trait or ability or a combination, it is widely accepted that our ability to notice, understand, manage and use our emotions is a critical success factor in […]

TOOLBOX: TRIED & TESTED – EMOTIONS BASED CHANGE FACILITATION

More than a feeling Kate Pearlman-Shaw explains how Emotions Based Change Facilitation (EBCF) can be used in both individual and team coaching By Kate Pearlman-Shaw   I’ve always believed that emotions are the basis of human behaviour. Throughout my lengthy career, first in the NHS and for the last 10 years working with corporate organisations, […]

TOOLBOX: THE NINE WORDS PROCESS

Margaret Chapman-Clarke shares how to harness the ‘place of zero’ to release coach and client creativity by using the Nine Words process   Mason de Chochor describes our “place of zero”1 as a particular type of consciousness where, as coaches, we develop an expanded level of awareness in order to “get out of our own […]

ROADTEST: INTERNATIONAL TEAM TRUST INDICATOR

TOOLBOX   ‘IT WAS CATHARTIC AND CHALLENGING’ Keary Harper used the International Team Trust Indicator to help mend a disconnect between a media company’s London and Yorkshire-based leadership teams By John Keary   ‘I guess we have the growing pains of any business, but there seems to be a disconnect between our two offices. And, […]

DIGITAL ASSISTANT

Coaching at Work road-tests the GROWCoach app 1) The tool What is it? There are a number of coaching apps on the market, including those which take users through the GROW model process, which was popularised by John Whitmore. One of these is the GROWCoach app, available through the Positivity Institute, an organisation dedicated to […]