The talent retention journey: coaching vs mentoring HR Magazine, April 2016 "For organizations in countries with a deficit in current leader quality, negative consequences await them as they struggle to succeed in the face of business demands with leaders who lack practiced and polished leadership skills." DDI...

I have just finished an 8 week course called mindfulness based stress reduction or MBSR as it is known. The impacts of this experience have been both profound and subtle. As mindfulness seems to be a bit of a hot topic I thought I would...

John Raymond is IECL's Head of Coaching, and a Principal Coach and Facilitator. He will be facilitating a session on the Future of Coaching at ICF Advance: Forward in Portland, Oregon this October. Here John shares insights about the field of Organisational Coaching which...

Whether you are in a structured mentoring program, or the relationship evolved naturally, there are a number of guidelines which should be followed in order for both the mentor and mentee to garner as much from the relationship as possible....

In 2008, 20 key industry stakeholders from relevant Australian organisations completed a questionnaire to assist Standards Australia to make a decision regarding the net benefit of producing a handbook on organisational coaching. This group went on to form a working committee with the aim of...

Recently I performed an online search of "360Ëš feedback", with 298 million results. Many of these results described the process of 360Ëš feedback, and many presented a balanced view of the strengths and weaknesses of 360Ëšs. What surprised me was the volume of those going...

HBR's management tip of the day earlier this week was around coaching conversations: you can't be a great manager if you"re not a good coach. We could not agree more....