The Coaching category is used for all posts which are primarily about the author’s coaching services, the coaching process, coaching networks, the coaching industry or coaching tips.

International Association of Coaching (IAC) President's Award - Des Walsh recipient

Acknowledging the International Association of Coaching (IAC)

Fourteen years ago, early in 2003, I became one of the founding members of the International Association of Coaching (IAC). Earlier this week I was honoured and delighted to be presented, by IAC President Krishna Kumar, with the IAC President’s Award. While I am grateful that the IAC has done this, I am at the same time very conscious of the fact that what I have gained from my association with the organization outweighs any contribution I have made.

artificial Intelligence (AI) & the Future of Coaching

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Coaching

Whether your view of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is dystopian or utopian, fearful or optimistic, a few moments consideration will remind you that AI is no longer something just for futurologists. It’s not just coming to a business, a car, a house or apartment near you: it’s here already in some form or many. What are the implications for the world of coaching?

Russian Dolls, by Paul Huxley via flickr

What I Do as a Coach and Who I Serve

This post is work in progress on a statement about my business focus, my motivation as a coach, and the service I seek to provide, It includes a statement about my ideal client and the demographic group I focus on. I invite comments and critique.