Evoking Excellence in Professional Coaching

This title is inspired by a book called “Coaching: Evoking Excellence in Others”, for me it seems more appropriate to start with self (me) as a Coach. I feel the need to speak about professional Coaching, a few times I witness excellence and often from so called professional coaches I observe and hear about diversions that can … Continue reading “Evoking Excellence in Professional Coaching”

A credentialing experience with the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC)

This is a new journey in coaching accreditations following the experience with the International Coach Federation (ICF) (you can see it here -> A Journey to Master Certified Coach) and is also about the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC) and its accreditation process. Why another coaching credential and why with the EMCC? After Master Certified Coach (MCC), called by some the gold … Continue reading “A credentialing experience with the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC)”

Why business and executive coaching?

Business and executive coaching can bring several benefits: fresh perspectives on personal challenges, enhanced decision-making skills, greater interpersonal effectiveness, and increased confidence. And, the list goes on. Those who undertake coaching also can expect appreciable improvement in productivity, satisfaction with life and work, and the attainment of relevant goals. What are some typical reasons someone … Continue reading “Why business and executive coaching?”

Solving succession: How executive coaching helped one of Spain’s wealthiest families

 It’s good enough for presidents and Hollywood stars, so why shouldn’t executive coaching help you and your family to improve the way you interact for the benefit of the business? André Ribeiro, an executive coach himself, reveals how it helped one of Spain’s largest industrial groups to overcome a tricky succession issue …   Published … Continue reading “Solving succession: How executive coaching helped one of Spain’s wealthiest families”

What is Mindfulness?

  Mindfulness is being in a state of present-moment awareness.This is a possible definition, each individual can make its own according to the experience. Mindfulness-practice Mindfulness practice involves both formal and informal meditation practices. Formal mindfulness, or meditation, is the practice of sustaining attention on body, breath or sensations, or whatever arises in each moment. … Continue reading “What is Mindfulness?”

Coaching Tools

  The international bestseller book “Coaching Tools”  published in english, spanish and portuguese includes my testimonial An Excerpt of my testimonial follows “The diversity of individuals and situations is enormous. Therefore, coaching to be effective, must be flexible and personalized. The usefulness of the tools is the implementation and the results they provide. Tools can only … Continue reading “Coaching Tools”