Got a couple of people now. James Hutton from News UK and Katherine St John-Brooks rom Working Solutions. They’re going to tell us about getting the most from internal coaches and some of the benefits and challenges of making this happen.
Keen to hear this because my belief – and ready to have it challenged – is that the role of internal coach is one of the most difficult as you don’t have the objectivity and fresh perspective to bring the same level of challenge. I believe that the greatest power of a coach comes from holding themselves in a place of not knowing and of not seeing things as their client sees things. So I’m keen to hear what James and Katherine have discovered….