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Executive Coaching

If you want to take the next step 
in your corporate career 
or already have achieved success 
and want to further develop 
one or more (personal) 
leadership behaviours 
such as creating more impact, 
stakeholder management or 
demonstrating more seniority 
in your leadership

Most successful executives today have a good intellectual understanding of the various management tools required to lead an organization successfully. But experience has shown that the same behaviors that contribute to initial career success often do not guarantee future leadership success

What got you here won’t get you there

The ™BIGFISH coaching method has been influenced by ™Marshall Goldsmith’s Stakeholder Centered Coaching approach, in line with which we are working with stakeholders to help highly successful people make a positive long-term change in their (leadership) behaviour using a methodology that is highly effective and time efficient

Solving management issues
When personal / leadership issues are standing in the way of efficiency: we touch on the executives individual career and even personal life issues but the outcome is always linked back to the overarching goal of the sponsoring organization

Preparing for transition
Enhance maximum performance: prepare your high-potential mid level manager for transition to C-level or anticipate for possible future positions

Objective external soundboard
Coaching at the highest level: by challenging, reflecting or maybe in saying just those things you don’t want to hear or nobody else dares saying

Individual Coaching

An executive Coaching challenges, offers new perspectives and supports the development of ones performance. During the Coaching we touch on the Executive’s individual career and even personal life issues but the outcome is always linked back to the overarching goal of the sponsoring Organization. Under the condition of clear upfront agreements, the Executive’s Manager and other Stakeholders can be involved to ensure a maximum ROI

8-12 months, face to face + online (worldwide)
Alignment sessions with n+1/HR (start/mid/end)
Ongoing 1-1 coaching sessions
Unlimited availability coach via e-mail/call/zoom (worldwide)
Starting from 120′ / 625 EUR per month (tax excl)
Packages available



™BIGFISH Individual Coaching method

why what how

360° view on personal barriers

initiate development action plan

stakeholder involvement & action steps

after action assessment

embed results

visible and measurable ROI

What to expect?

Your Coach provides a number of specific support that will serve your process of growth:

  • Support and challenge “self diagnosis”
  • Link goal to future challenges / opportunities
  • Iteratively clarify the benefits of change
  • Help select relevant stakeholders
  • Behavioral Goal Setting
  • Distinguish objectives/ends from the actions/means
  • Plan for Action
  • Help identify and tap hidden resources/assets
  • Define success 
(Identify success measures)
  • Behavioral Rehearsal
  • Push the schedule
  • Help construct specific, actionable suggestions
  • Check against Do’s/Don’ts (Encouraging Development)
  • Increase the focus
  • Accelerate the execution
  • After Action Assessments

Leadership Area’s of Growth

  • Improve your Ability to Relate to others
  • Build Trust with Stakeholders
  • Improve your Communication skills
  • Work on your Executive Presence
  • Self-Reflect
  • Drive Cultural Change
  • Improve your Ability to Influence
  • Be more Self-Confident
  • Improve your Ability to Lead others
  • Delegate more Effectively
  • Deal timely with Performance Problems
  • Improve your Ability to Decide
  • Empower your Direct Reports
  • Improve your Assertiveness
  • Improve your Conflict Management skills
  • Manage Diversity

Client feedback


  • Guaranteed and Measurable (Leadership) Growth
  • Enabling to lead your team and business more effectively through positive behavior change
  • Sustained, recognized and acknowledged by all key Stakeholders
  • Confidentiality, Confidence and a Positive outlook
  • A straightforward approach that does not require significant amounts of time
  • A focus on changing (Leadership) behaviors and Perceptions of behavior
  • Consistent delivery by an experienced Coach who understands how to relate to Senior Executives
  • Ownership and guidance of the areas of focus for improvement by the person(s) being coached

Our Executive coaches

Cor-Jan Bruggeman
Sofie Varrewaere

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