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Common Misconceptions about Coaching

Tuesday 30th April 2019
Holly Fenton

I speak to lots of people about coaching and find there is quite a bit of confusion over what exactly coaching is. This isn’t entirely surprising, coaching itself is a relatively new field and much of what people understand from the term coaching...

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How I Gave Up Eating Meat

Monday 17th September 2018
Holly Fenton

Fear not, this isn't a blog about the benefits of going vegetarian! This is about habit change. Changing habits is hard, especially when we have been doing them for a long time. So I wanted to share with you how I went from a regular at Rib Room to...

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Tips for using the GROW model

Thursday 17th May 2018
Holly Fenton

The GROW Model is a simple and effective tool that we always recommend people who are new coaching to use. GROW is a model to use during a coaching conversation to give your conversation a structure and flow. Below are some questions you can use for...

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Supporting your Coaching Journey with StrengthsFinder

Sunday 6th May 2018
Holly Fenton

Self-awareness is 'the conscious knowledge of one's own character and feelings'; it is one of the fundamental elements of emotional intelligence and sets apart the mature from the naïve and enables us to engage in true learning and self-development....

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Picking the right coach for you

Wednesday 24th January 2018
Holly Fenton

About 18 months ago, I decided I wouldn't pursue a coaching qualification because in my words 'Dubai has enough coaches!' It is true that Dubai and many other places have a lot of coaches and like other unregulated industries (hello financial...

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Why get coaching for your managers?

Thursday 11th January 2018
Holly Fenton

Sometimes when you are so entrenched in your industry you forget that others outside the industry won't necessarily understand what exactly you do or how it is of value! One of my pet peeves when I worked in marketing was websites and company...

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