How to Start a Great Coaching Conversation?

Ditch the small talk tango and start by asking them how they feel on key topics and what’s stopping them?  One of the team on our listening and coaching programme came up with this simple way of opening the conversation.  It’s working really well for him...

Listening to Understand

Listening is arguably one of the most difficult skills in communications. In today’s fast paced World we can be found listening only to some elements of what is being said and then making assumptions and jumping to conclusions – what can we do differently? Listening...

Thinking About Thinking

Thinking for yourself is not a popular activity or encouraged, but it should be. Thinking for yourself is the thing on which everything else depends…….Thinking about thinking article...

Improving Your Creative Skills

We often hear people say they are ‘not the creative type’! Creativity is a skill you can learn. But how about doing it in your sleep? See attached article on Improving you Clarity and Creativity…… Improving your Clarity and...

Curiosity is as important as intelligence

Curiosity is as important as intelligence. Being curious can unlock so many new experiences and ideas, but the older we get the less curious we seem to become. Unlock your inner child and develop your CQ. Curiosity is as important as...

Next week is Learning at Work Week

“Next week is Learning at Work Week and whilst at Think Inspire and Create we believe that you can learn something every day, we are going to highlight personal development during this year’s LAWW by sharing some insightful and thought provoking articles and videos....
Thinking About Quality Thinking…

Thinking About Quality Thinking…

Most of us don’t do really high quality thinking in businesses today. It’s common for people to ‘go with the flow’ or ‘feel unable to speak out’. It’s a shame… If, as a business leader, you could unlock this potential in your people, you could tap into a whole new...