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The Importance of Establishing Safety for Impactful Communication

The first moments of any communication set the tone for a conversation. Establishing safety is a critical factor in determining how productive the conversation will be. We enter interactions making judgements about the level of risk involved versus the level of safety existing i...

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Coaching Creates Emotionally Intelligent Leaders

Through our work and involvement in a PhD study on the effects coaching has on leaders, it is clear that leaders with high emotional intelligence have the greatest impact on creating a positive culture where people are performing at their best. Having a high level of self-awaren...

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Connection Creates Engagement

A Coach’s Perspective   Professional Coaches hold a unique position in organisations as an external provider we come in to our engagement to support significant, positive outcomes. We listen and facilitate expansive thinking in a safe one on one or team environment, so ...

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A Coach’s Perspective - Taking People To The Courage Zone

I have personally witnessed the impact that is caused by leaders who lack the courage to have challenging conversations, the kind that takes both parties involved into places that feel uncomfortable. An effective leader is one who has the confidence and the knowledge to do this ...

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