How to be heard at work - NOW!

Are you heard at work? - Ever felt like your voice has got lost amidst the throng of other opinions and given up? This post helps you think about how you can speak up and … Read More

Are you an Olderpreneur?

  The olderpreneur is forging ahead with new and innovative business ideas and has the knowledge and experience to make them work. There is a real trend particularly for women in their 40's and 50's to start … Read More

Helping you be a better team coach

A team has many needs and at Coachhouse when we ask people what they like most about their job they will nearly always say "It's the team I work with - they are great".  Whatever … Read More

Helping our brains deal with stress

How well do we know our own minds? How does stress and the ageing process affect the human brain? and how can we be mindful of this in both our personal and work lives? Neuroscience has … Read More

What we can learn from coaching in sport

.......and how coaching in sport can translate to help us in our own lives. Consider this - you have been involved in your sport for a number of years, rising up from the junior to senior … Read More

How to train Managers as Coaches

More and more coaching is being recognised as a key tool in helping organisations move forward and in improving individual and team performance. Helping Managers to be good coaches is essential. There is  a place for … Read More

How busy fathers can benefit from coaching

Recent surveys have shown that many fathers would rather be able to work flexibly than to progress to Senior management. Often the media has focussed on working women 'having it all' many men, especially fathers, … Read More

Are you a rebel or prefer to keep people happy?

Gretchen Rubin's new book "The Four tendencies" examines how we react to and deal with the expectations people have of us, both external and internal. Are you are rebel doing your own thing or do … Read More

Is your company's communication working?

We spend so much of our time at work or in work that we want to enjoy it - to arrive at work ready for the day and to feel curious about what it may … Read More

Project management skills - are you creative?

A recent article in Raconteur (June 2017) looking at the skills required for good project management threw up some interesting findings. The Association for Project Management (APM) asked the question "What skills and competencies do you … Read More