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Welcome to the July 2013 issue of the newsletter

Welcome to the July 2013 issue of the newsletter Exciting news on the accreditation front: the professional coaching bodies have produced a document outlining their requirements in areas they have in common such as CPD, and have compiled documents showing some of their differences (See Stop press). And the EMCC is now offering a shortcut […]

Welcome to the June 2013 issue of the newsletter

Welcome to the June 2013 issue of the newsletter Ireland’s been abuzz with a string of firsts- the G8 Summit in Fermanagh, Barack and Michele Obama’s first visit to Northern Ireland and now, the first-ever event to be jointly-delivered by three coaching bodies. (See News Online). The Association for Coaching, the European Mentoring & Coaching […]

Welcome to the March 2013 issue of the newsletter

Welcome to the March 2013 issue of the newsletter The Global Coaching & Mentoring Alliance (GCMA) has agreed that its core purpose is to ‘professionalise’ coaching and mentoring and has laid out core objectives, values and guiding principles for member parties. It’s good to see that one of these guiding principles is to ‘remember it […]

Welcome to the November 2012 issue of the newsletter

Welcome to the November 2012 issue of the newsletter I’ve just returned from the annual European Mentoring & Coaching Council’s conference in Bilbao in Spain, home to one of the Guggenheim museums. I was struck by how architect Frank Gehry has succeeded in creating a structure which is innovative and surprising yet which blends in […]

Welcome to the October 2012 issue of the newsletter

Welcome to the October 2012 issue of the newsletter I’m filing this newsletter from Kansas University’s Global Summit on Coaching, in Lawrence. The town was established in 1854 by anti-slavery advocates and saw much bloodshed when it became a target for the nearby Missouri-based pro-slavery faction. Campaigning for change runs deep in its veins. And […]