Branding from the inside out  

At the centre of your being you have the answer: you know who you are and you know what you want. – Lao Tzu As coaches, we are often asked to work with clients in helping them build their “Personal Brand”. For some, this means getting their elevator pitch right and knowing the “right way” to respond… Read more

Safety First

In 2012, Google’s research on effective teams identified ‘psychological safety’ as one of the five key dynamics that set successful teams apart from other teams. In fact psychological safety – the ability of team members to take risks and be vulnerable with each other – was highlighted as the most important factor of all. It… Read more

You must think I’m crazy…..

We hear this often in a coaching environment and our response is…..No – I think you are amazing and vulnerable in this moment and I am grateful for the trust you offer me. As coaches we are incredibly privileged to hear some of the innermost thoughts, reflections and fears of our clients. These may focus… Read more

What are you deleting?

Have you ever accidently deleted an important file? Most of us have a slip of the keyboard now and again. After a moment of panic you hold our breath, search through folders and trash, recover the missing file and breathe a huge sigh of relief. However, occasionally the all-important file is gone forever. Then the… Read more

Turning the Dial

The TOWARD team hopes you enjoy a good, refreshing break at some stage during the summer of 2018. In the sunshine you many feel the urge to turn up the dial on your car radio, and in the heat you might have to turn down the temperature dial on your air conditioning. Turning the dial… Read more

Keeping it Simple

“In character, in manner, in style, in all things, the supreme excellence is simplicity.” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; American Poet In recent times our Team Coaching work has involved working with teams who are in constant transition in terms of both their priorities and their membership. These teams are constantly reshaping and reforming everything from the… Read more