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Coaching that respects your business

Posted by Christine Mann on 7 March 2017
Coaching that respects your business
My training to be a business coach was delivered by a very direct and authoritarian style coach and I found it extremely hard to follow their teachings when I didn't quite think it suited the situation. There was no flexibility for the entrepreneurial mind who may constantly change direction to suit the need.
Their coaching course was Text Book and that just doesn't work for everyone.
While I adapted just to get through the damn course, I made a promise that I would n...
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Team work

Posted by Christine Mann on 28 February 2017
Team work
I had the great fortune to watch Wild Oats complete the Sydney to Hobart yacht race a few years ago in Hobart.  Although Comanche took line honors that year, I later listened to Wild Oats owner, Bob Oatley explaining their philosophy for success. The winning formula has been keeping the crew turnover to a minimum, ensuring that everyone on board knows the boat inside and out and works effectively together as a team, under the leadership of Mark Richards, the captain. The Bass ...
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FREE 30 minute mentor consultation

Posted by Christine Mann on 12 August 2016
FREE 30 minute mentor consultation
Do you often feel like your head is spinning with too much information and not enough time for action?
Are you busy just standing still? I recently took a step back to view my business from the outside, to visualize where I was and where I wanted to be.  I realized I am passionate about my business and the lifestyle it offers me, and while I love meeting new people, flitting from one meeting to the next can play havoc on your concentration when trying to get any work done so I knew ...
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MASTERMIND Workshop for Start Up Business

Posted by Christine Mann on 9 August 2016
MASTERMIND Workshop for Start Up Business
Join us for our MASTERMIND WORKSHOP for Start Up Business and SME's wanting motivation Starts 22nd August - Limited to 10 people only! This is a fantastic opportunity to commit to 1 1/2 hours per week over 6 weeks  Do you find it challenging working in your business on your own? Do you know how to brainstorm?
Do you know the value of Networking?
Do you get frustrated not knowing how to solve your business problems?
Do you feel like you have a washing machine c...
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Culture

Posted by Christine Mann on 14 July 2016
I received an overdue phone call from a friend I have known for more than 30 years.  She is about to go through a radiation treatment and is doggedly trying to hold on to her independence during this treatment.  We all know this is not going to happen. I reminded her of the Family Culture she had implemented so many years ago when her father passed away.  She set the example of what would follow on to be her family's culture.  She took on the support for her mot...
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Coaching that respects your business

Mar 07 2017
My training to be a business coach was delivered by a very direct and authoritarian style coach and I found it extremely hard to follow their te...

Team work

Feb 28 2017
I had the great fortune to watch Wild Oats complete the Sydney to Hobart yacht race a few years ago in Hobart.  Although Comanche took line...

FREE 30 minute mentor consultation

Aug 12 2016
Do you often feel like your head is spinning with too much information and not enough time for action?
Are you busy just standing still? I rec...
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