11th October, 2013
When people ask me what I do I usually tell them that I am executive coach. Some then go blank and talk about something else, some say something like "oh, that must be fascinating, such variety" and then there are those who say - "that must be really hard trying to coach senior people as they must know everything!" And, when I started out coaching some twenty years ago, I was initially somewhat daunted by the apparent experience and standing of my first few coaching clients. However, this soon wore off as two things happened.