THE KNOWING DOING GAP

Reading time: 5 minutesThinking time: take as long as you wish 'Just do it doesn't exist', something I tell my coaching clients on a very regular basis. You could say this is definitely one of my favourite quotes. There is a huge and important difference between knowing what to do, and actually doing it. Think… Continue reading THE KNOWING DOING GAP

WHY COVID-19 MAKES YOU LEAN TOWARDS YOUR LIMITING SURVIVAL STRATEGY

Reading time: 2 minutesThinking time: take as much as you need Crises and survival strategies. Sounds like a perfectly logical combination, right? I guess there's no need to argue on that. The only question is: is your survival strategy empowering or self-limiting? I'm pretty sure, if you chose without paying attention, you picked the wrong… Continue reading WHY COVID-19 MAKES YOU LEAN TOWARDS YOUR LIMITING SURVIVAL STRATEGY

BALANCE YOUR STRENGHTS IN 4 STEPS

Reading time: 5 minutes Tell me, what is your greatest Strength? Are you blessed with excellent communication skills? A strong analyser? Decisive? Structured? Peaceable? Results-oriented? Before reading any further, take a little time to reflect upon following 2 questions: ⇒ What do others appreciate in you? ⇒ What do you encourage in other people? Let’s… Continue reading BALANCE YOUR STRENGHTS IN 4 STEPS

IT’S ALL ABOUT TRANSFORMATION

Reading time: 5 minutes A new year. A new beginning. New Year’s resolutions are a hot topic right now. Wikipedia describes them as an act of self-improvement. A ritual originating from the ancient Babylonians and the Romans. All making promises to their gods at the start of each year. There are online generators to help… Continue reading IT’S ALL ABOUT TRANSFORMATION

COACHING TO PERFECTION MIGHT BE A BAD IDEA

Reading time: 5 minutes New month, new blog post. Since I have been writing these posts, my blog is almost always on my mind. Seeing related discussions online, whether it is on LinkedIn or Twitter or other websites, I constantly carry around a proverbial little piece of paper with me to write down some interesting… Continue reading COACHING TO PERFECTION MIGHT BE A BAD IDEA

COACHING A SUCCESSFUL CEO

Reading time: 2 minutes Recently a reputable CEO asked me “I am very aware of the fact that, from time to time, I am a challenge to work with. But I reached the top in what I do, so why would I want to change my behaviour?” When looking at CEO’s all over the world,… Continue reading COACHING A SUCCESSFUL CEO