Hot Off the Press: Creating Powerful Coaching and Listening Skills for Businesses – half day workshop

Become a leader not a boss! Develop powerful coaching and listening skills, ideal for encouraging staff to find their own solutions and motivation, and to create strategies they are fully invested in. Henrietta Bond, PCC, is an experienced, highly-accredited coach and communications trainer, who is committed to empowering people to get the best from themselves…

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Excellent coaching is always robust

I’m often asked ‘What’s the difference between corporate coaching and life coaching?’ and that’s a question I welcome. Robust and realistic In my opinion there really isn’t one. Because excellent coaching is about helping our clients to identify robust and realistic ways to reach their objectives – with all the hard work that goes on…

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Sex and Self-esteem

I believe we have a long way to go before sex is seen as normal, healthy and deeply pleasurable – and something you always have a right to say no to. So Alexandra Topping’s harrowing article in today’s Guardian saddens but doesn’t surprise me. This article about sexual violence against girls and young women associated…

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Spoken word performance at Shindig!

I will be the supporting special quest at this monthly spoken word event on Tuesday 19th November at 8pm at Nelson’s Wine Bar in Hebden Bridge. The other quest performer is Graham Alexander has been spreading his words throughout The Calder Valley since he moved here six years ago. He has dedicated his energies to…

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Performing Words – 10th November

If you are free this Sunday afternoon (10th Nov) and near Hebden Bridge and fancy listening to some witty and provocative poetry and prose, then please come along to Performing Words – an event I’m taking part in with my talented colleagues Eileen Wright, Tim Gibbons and Jim Donaghy. The event starts at 4.15pm with…

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Remote Control Launch Event – one more photo

Ben Ashcroft – care leaver and author of 51 Moves – and  Jade Aitken – care leaver and representative of Catch22 National Care Advisory Service – at the From Care to Where event. Information about Ben’s book can be found on his website – http://www.51moves.org/ and for further information about the National Care Advisory Service…

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