February 25, 2016

Why isn’t my coaching practice taking off? Why is it still hard work to demonstrate the effectiveness of coaching? Why aren’t people lining up on my doorstep?


Let’s find out!


In my unique corner of the coaching world I am privy to the comings and goings of student and professional coaches and all those in between. While my position does not afford me a gr...

February 25, 2016

It seems like every tenth person is becoming a coach, or at least would like to! In the last decade there has been an explosion of coaching accreditations, coaching schools, university degrees, coaching niches and a plethora of self professed guru’s spruiking “How to make a million dollars in your coaching room” programs for the once in a life time price...

February 25, 2016

Playing the role of devil’s advocate for a moment, I’d like to turn the theme of this edition of the WCM e-zine on its head a bit. Instead of discussing “The State of the Profession,” let’s turn the camera around for an inward perspective and focus on the professionals. That’s you, and that’s me. I suggest we ponder this:


What is the State of My Own Profe...

February 25, 2016

Whatever we are attending to, we, as coaches, are always helping our clients clarify intention and develop SMART goals; identify challenges and opportunities, identify and align motivation with vision and action; design action steps nurturing commitment and follow-through, and celebrating success.


Each one of these actions and many related sub-actions beg...

February 25, 2016

The training and development road that once was less traveled, is becoming more congested with coaching taking centre stage respective to leadership development and overall organisational growth.


Possibly with the emphasis on employee engagement and workplace culture along with an ever diminishing pool of qualified leadership candidates, these factors may...


How to let go of military life and move on to civic street?


This article aims to explore, via the story of five former military men and women, exactly what the transition feels like, with more or less support, and seeks lessons in making it more effective and manageable from both sides.


February 12, 2016

OK, can we talk? What’s this about “Letting go, and Moving on”?


Why is this sufficiently an issue in human experience that we have a whole monthly issue of Worldwide Coaching Magazine dedicated to it?


What’s behind this? Why do people find themselves stuck so often in their lives? Whether it’s with work, with family, with relationships or even within your...

February 4, 2016

Essays, Ideas and Explorations on multiple Brain Integration Techniques (mBIT) Coaching.


Sometimes you come across new research that is so exciting that you to want to shout it from the rooftops.

Since that isn’t very effective if you want to reach the global coaching community, Grant Soosalu graciously agreed to write a series of articles about mBIT...

February 4, 2016

In all personal growth work designed to explore the mysteries of inner realm it’s bound to come up sooner or later. It’s that roar of angst and frustration at the sticky grip a deep seeded belief can have.


Arrgggh…all the work I’ve done and it just won’t let go! Years I’ve been working on this and I’m still living it out. Why!?


There needs to be a concert...

February 4, 2016

Letting go of disorganisation often means we need a stronger hold of productivity.


To this end, here are tips and tools to use for yourself or with your clients: David Allen, the creator of the Getting Things Done ® methodology recently shared the tools he uses to “get things done”…

Read more about grabbing hold of productivity with this and othe...

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