COACHING IS A JOURNEY OF DISCOVERY AND IMPLEMENTATION
A catalyst for finding hope, a meaningful perspective and goals for your future – consolidated in a plan of action to manage changes and growth.
In the early days of my career, I never imagined my work would evolve into biographical coaching: I started out as a researcher ‘how to humanize health care’.
When I look at this starting point then – and look at the times we go through now: it seems the scope has widened: how can we need to bring more humanity into every-day life, into work, into coping with the uncertainty this pandemic had brough about …
Underneath all questions of the people who ask for coaching, there is a need to define meaning and purpose: in their home life, in their work or unemployment situation, in the heavy responsibilities they carry as leaders in their family or community, or as managers of their business.
At a turning point in my own life – I was having those questions myself… That is when i came across the power of biographical coaching. I experienced the impact. And I knew: this is the gift to pay forward: receving feedback that you never received before, and finding out what makes your life meaningful.
Finding meaning is the secret of motivation. I focus coaching on exploring the potential of what lies in your future. A purposeful future makes us free from what holds us back … Motivation to move on, to take on a new venture.
I am by nature a future-orientated person, always onto the next goal post and milestone… and I have found this is an energy that I can transfer.
Most feedback I receive says ‘You gave me Hope. And joy for life. And a roadmap to go forward’.
For being such a keen researcher of human journeys and voracious reader of biographies. … I have not settled down to write my own… though I often reflect how grateful I am that I somehow found a way to turn challenges into opportunities …
More personal info about some of the passions in my life, you can read in my book.