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10 Principles in Coaching

The other day, one of my clients wanted to know how to make marketing calls with impact. Coaching type conversations could be helpful, I suggested, and drew a quick sketch of a conversation flow. The client recognized immediately how it would help her to really connect with people, find out what makes them tick, and…
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KORUMO RUN/WALK FOR CHANGE

KORUMO RUN/WALK FOR CHANGE Through Korumo Run/Walk for Change we raise funds for a just cause and get fit doing so. We run (and walk) because it makes us feel strong and confident. Running reminds us that we can push through any difficulty. Our first just cause was Iranti-Org, an African queer media and advocacy…
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Coaching Gender Transformative Leaders in agriculture in Africa

Monique Salomon has teamed up with coaches Christine Guchu (Kenya) and Dr Atafeinam Abalo (Togo), to support the GIZ German International Cooperation's programme on Agricultural Technical Vocational Education and Training for Women in Africa (ATVET-W). We offer coaching and mentoring to the multi-country team on their journey as Gender Transformative Leaders in agriculture in Africa.…
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A Zen approach to conflict resolution

When we agree with others, we are just listening to our own story. Our skill as communicator really shows up when we disagree with others. As coach and strategic facilitator I work mostly with social justice organizations. One would expect that activist leaders would be skilled in addressing conflict. In truth, I know very few…
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