Be the best boss, not the worst

It’s often said that people leave bosses, not their organisations. Reading through Executive Grapevine’s daily post today, there was a focus on ‘worst bosses’.

To be honest, I think there is a leadership journey towards excellence that all leaders are on. Born or made? Who knows?

The right tool for the job

We have been using Emotional Intelligence as a profiling tool for more than twelve years and find it invaluable in helping clients as it provides them with feedback on how they are handling their work and lives on a day to day basis.

Advanced Coaching Programme Online

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ILM

Level 7 Certificate for Executive and Senior Level Coaches and Mentors

  • CAREER ENHANCING
  • CONFIDENCE BUILDING
  • SELF DISCOVERING

This is the ideal qualification for coaches aspiring to work as professional external executive coaches or those working at senior levels with organisations. Externally, it is the perfect qualification for professional coaches and mentors seeking to enhance and accredit their expertise with a nationally and internationally recognised qualification.

Designed for Success

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Designed for Success

By Ebenezer Ajitena

ISBN  1434382265

Designed for Success bookDesigned for Success by Ebenezer Ajitena is a powerful preacher and teacher of ‘the Word’, preaching the living Word to the dying world. He uses the analogy of Noah’s ark – we must each build our own ark to God’s blueprints to ride out the storms of life. The truths Pastor Ajitena unveils are relevant for today’s believer.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

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By Stephen R Covey

ISBN  0743272455

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective PeopleGround-breaking when first published in 1990, this book continues to be a business bestseller. Author Stephen Covey realises that true success encompasses a balance of personal and professional effectiveness.

The New Leaders

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Transforming the Art of Leadership

By Daniel Goleman

ISBN  978-0751533811

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Bestselling author Daniel Goleman argues that emotionally intelligent leaders are now essential for business today and this book lays out the map for transforming leadership in individuals, teams and organisations.

Concepts for Coaching

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By Peter Hill

ISBN  978-1902475233

Aimed at those just starting out on a journey as a coach,  as well as seasoned professionals, this book is about developing knowledge and understanding of the profession.

Coaching for Performance

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GROWing Human Potential and Purpose – the Principles and Practice of Coaching and Leadership

By John Whitmore

ISBN  978-1857885354

The Inner Game of Work

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Overcoming Mental Obstacles for Maximum Performance

By W.Timothy Gallwey 

ISBN  978-1587990472

This title provides principles and methods to help us control negative influences such as fear of failure and self-criticism. The principles have been adopted by managers and employees of some of the world’s largest companies, and are a powerful tool for overcoming the inner obstacles to a fulfilling and rewarding career.

The Coaching at Work Toolkit

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A Complete Guide to Techniques and Practices

By Suzanne Skiffington and Perry Zeus

ISBN 978-0074711033

This was the first comprehensive, practical resource for coaches in the use of the theories, tools, techniques and practices that affect learning and change.