ROAD TEST: THINK WELL, THINK TOGETHER

How can we work with the Thinking Environment® in groups and teams? asks Linda Aspey What is it? As technology shapes our lives in new ways every day, the need for people to work relationally, in alignment and with intelligence is increasingly important. We need to think well – together. You don’t need a high […]

ROAD TEST: TAKING THE MIDDLE COURSE

Coaching at Work road tests Middle Circle® for Teams, a digital app to help measure a team’s effectiveness What is it? Middle Circle® for Teams is a digital app tool designed to be used by coaches when coaching teams. Based on quantitative university research, it provides a robust and granular measure of a team’s effectiveness. […]

ROADTEST: TOOLBOX – WE-Q FOR IQ

Coaching at Work road tests We-Q, a measure of a team’s collective IQ by Liz Hall   What is it? We-Q is the measure of a team’s collaborative intelligence – the ability to fulfil their purpose and thrive. We’ve all experienced the paradox of brilliant people stuck in the mud of dysfunctional team dynamics. Team […]

TOOLBOX: ROADTEST – 30 MINUTES ON-DEMAND

This issue we roadtest the online coaching platform MyThrive  Liz Hall What is it? Thrive Partners was established in 2015 with the goal of “democratising coaching” – taking it beyond the executive suite, and into the wider talent pools. Re-imagining the traditional paradigms of coaching, MyThrive is designed for the always-on, fast pace of modern […]

TOOLBOX: ROAD TEST – MY BEST PROFILE

This issue we roadtest the PROPHET profiling tool By Stephanie Wyman and Katherine Tulpa   What is it? PROPHET (Predictive Role Profiling for High-performing Executive Teams), is a business-focused profiling tool to be used for development purposes with executives, especially relevant for senior teams. It looks at aspects of personal motivation and decision-making style, and […]

TOOLBOX: ROADTEST CORPORATE GAMEPLAY

This issue we roadtest Jenson8’s virtual reality multi-player workshop What is it? Coaching and development company Jenson8’s new workshop for corporates draws on a multi-player virtual reality (VR) platform to immerse participants in scenarios designed for the strongest impact. In its virtual worlds, participants safely experience through gameplay difficult situations to learn how their behaviour, […]

TOOLBOX: ROADTEST – LET’S GET YOU MOTIVATED

This issue we roadtest the profiling tool, Motivational Maps By Carole Gaskell What is it? Motivational Maps® is a profiling tool based on more than 10 years’ research by motivational expert, James Sale. It enables people to understand what motivates them, measuring motivation on three levels: individual, team and across the organisation. It offers leaders insights […]

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 […]