An archive of articles on all topics of coaching and mentoring. You can search for your topic by using the search box on the left.

Sounds familiar…

A coach has been working with her supervisor since completing her diploma. But this once fruitful relationship has become stale and predictable. What should the coach’s next move be ? Advice from two experts

The blind leading

Uses a hypothetical situation to explain that although leaders sometimes develop resistance to change, coaching can help them to learn to become better leaders. Includes a 10 step guide to ‘super learning’

No olds barred

Emphasises the benefits of coaching to older workers, who receive less training than younger people. Includes eight top tips for coaching older workers and a brief case study of B&Q

Catalytic converter

Discusses the concept of the thinking environment, where the coach speaks very little and allows time for the client to fully express their thoughts. Includes a list of do’s and don’ts for coaches

Leaders of worth

As part of a Future Leaders Programme, a group of managers at Panasonic are working with local charities. Describes the telephone coaching support that they receive when away from the parent company