Coaching

Coaching

Collaborative Coaching for Businesses Empathic consulting for business is an interactive process that helps build and support an environment that considers the needs of all stakeholders. Empower your teams to self-organize, set the tone and turn your team loose Connect with your passion, sense of purpose, and define your mission (personal, and organizational) Clearly define strategies to get to where you want to go while considering the needs of all stakeholders Empathic Coaching for Individuals Are you disappointed because you haven’t...

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Silicon Valley NVC Practice Group (Saturdays)

Silicon Valley NVC Practice Group (Saturdays)

Let’s get together to practice NVC!  We envision this being an introductory group, where more seasoned giraffes would also enjoy co-creating the space for learning and community. RSVP...

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Reflections on Agile Coach Camp

Reflections on Agile Coach Camp

I’ve been reflecting on my Agile Coach Camp US West experience (April 10 to 12, 2015), remembering how hopeful I felt throughout the weekend. Now that it’s been a week, I want to capture a few of my takeaways, hoping that it will contribute to a wider dialogue surrounding the weekend. My guess is that given the diversity of people attending, there are as many perspectives as there are people. 1. My top “aha” was around the power of games to stimulate creativity through play, and how important this is for Agile teams....

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Cultivating Presence

Cultivating Presence

What is presence and why should I cultivate it? For me, presence is a state of being in which I’ve taken care of myself sufficiently enough that I feel relaxed and a natural curiosity toward others. Given that cultivating presence has been an essential part of my day for many years, I was pleasantly surprised to find a chapter titled “Master Yourself” in Lyssa Adkins’ book “Coaching Agile Teams“, and sub-sections titled: “Start with Self-Awareness”, “Daily Practice”, “Are you...

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Heart-Canvas™ (feelings + needs)

Heart-Canvas™ (feelings + needs)

Heart-Canvas™ is a visual-tactile aid to support learning and exploration of the language of the heart. Feelings are sorted by intensity, and needs are organized into a flower making them easier to find and learn. The Heart-Canvas™ may be used in many ways: as an educational aid for learning the language of the heart cultivating presence journal writing through self-empathy family communication conflict resolution giving empathy to others to prepare for difficult conversations to transform evaluations/judgments to help going deeper into...

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