Are we good?

By Lis Merrick   In the latest in a series of columns dedicated to mentoring, we look at how to support mentors throughout the mentoring lifecycle. This issue: how checking in keeps relationships healthy   Mentoring sessions with ‘busy’ mentees need tending...

Waking up the dead

Watch out, zombies are everywhere, says David Megginson, emeritus professor of HRD, Sheffield Hallam University. But how do you recognise them and how can you work to break the cycle with an ‘affected’ client? Zombies are all over the news – and not just on your...

Viewpoint

Out of character Lis Merrick and Sue Makin Why do I feel so defensive? – BACP Practitioner’s conference, Leeds, 8 March Lis Merrick: Encouraged by a dear friend and colleague, also a counsellor, I decided to attend the British Association for Counselling &...

What’s app?

Coaching-specific apps are few and far between, but, argues Jonathan Dyson, with the huge rise in the use of mobile devices among coaches, it’s just a matter of time before a range of targeted apps appear The use of smartphone and tablet apps looks set to become...