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Consent

Permission Granted. Decision-Making with Consent

Consent – the simple act of giving permission for something to happen – is something I’ve been giving more attention to, especially since September. Thanks to the incredible insights from David Lowe and Linda Spencer in our new “The Art of Professional Coaching: Unlocking Human Potential in Business” program.  I’m approaching the program’s final stages […]

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Why Agile Coaching Skills are Essential in the Evolving World of Work

Recent reports highlight the challenges faced by organisations recruiting people who not only have technical, agile, or product-related skills but are also good problem solvers, who can resolve conflict, and collaborate. As the demand for multidisciplinary leaders grows, organisations now need people who can blend technical know-how with empathy and emotional intelligence – key attributes

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Culture of Innovation

How to Enable a Culture of Innovation

Fostering a culture of innovation has become increasingly crucial for organisations. 87% of consumers begin their shopping journey online. 84% of executives acknowledge the significance of innovation in their growth strategy (McKinsey). It is a common misconception that innovation is limited to fintech and venture-capitalist-backed startups. However, a closer examination of the top 50 innovative

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5 Key Coaching and Facilitation Techniques to Try

Unlock Your Teams’ Potential with These Coaching and Facilitation Techniques Agile teams are becoming increasingly popular in today’s fast-paced business environment. They allow organisations to be more responsive to changes in the marketplace and to deliver products and services more quickly. If you work with agile teams, you’ll recognise that even the most talented and

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Peeling Back the Layers of Agile: Understanding the Agile Onion

If you’ve been involved in agile transformations, agile coaching, or product development, you may have come across the Agile Onion. It’s a popular metaphor that describes the various layers of complexity involved in agile ways of working within our organisations. In this article, we’ll first explore what the Agile Onion is. Then we’ll look at

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Coaching feeds my curiosity about the human condition – an interview with Linda Spencer

  Linda Spencer is an Executive Coach, ICF-certified MCC, and holds an M.A. in Coaching and Mentoring. Linda will also be the co-lead of our ICF-Accredited The Art of Professional Coaching: Unlocking Human Potential in Business (ICF Level 1) programme. In this interview, Linda shares why she retrained as a coach following a successful career

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Neurochemical cocktails for facilitators – a visual guide

Are you in charge of planning and facilitating large group meetings? Have you ever considered how a better understanding of neuroscience can help you design meetings with specific goals in mind? Would you find it helpful to have a visual guide that shows which actions lead to which behaviours and why? Neuroscience is fast becoming

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