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The Lamp Post Distinction
Inspiration

The Lamp Post Distinction

Years ago I received some interesting material on the art of client enrolment from the business coach Steve Chandler. In it he shared something called the “Lamp Post Distinction.” For some reason, it really struck a chord with me—perhaps because it was so spot on true. The Lamp Post Distinction […]

Transformation and Transcendence
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Transformation and Transcendence

The Heart of Mindfulness Coaching Relationships, whether with others or with ourselves, offer insight into the beliefs and fears that drive our behaviour and shape our identity. An objective, independent and compassionate coaching environment, allows the coachee to create the safe inner space to acknowledge and face their personal fears, […]

Let’s Celebrate Sameness!
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Let’s Celebrate Sameness!

  Many years ago, after graduating from university, I strapped a backpack to my back and set off for a year of travel ‘round the world. As you can imagine, I came back in awe of the wondrous and diverse world we live in. Naturally, we want to celebrate that […]

A Spiritualised Mind Is the Goal
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A Spiritualised Mind Is the Goal

When you are engaging with another person—a client or anyone else—what are you usually perceiving about them in that moment? Most likely you see his body, her shape, his clothes, her posture, his expression? What else do you perceive? Probably her energy, his emotions, her mood, his attitude, her words, […]

Coaching Wisdom
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Coaching Wisdom

By Leanne Hoagland-Smith   Plato said “Wise men speak because they have something to say: Fools because they have to say something.”  This quote helps to provide insight as to the wisdom of coaching. Coaching, really effective, results driven coaching is all about not speaking.  Excellent coaches realise that coachee […]