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Search Results for: coaching

Traci Houpapa | Power Coaching onto Boards | Professionelle
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Power Coaching onto Boards

By Donna McTavish Three experienced directors spoke candidly about governance and leadership at Professionelle’s recent Power Coaching onto Boards session in Hamilton. Each of the panellists has an impressive career in governance and was generous in sharing stories from their experiences inside the Boardroom. Learning from the experts   “Have you got any time?” is […]

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Mum's Returning to work | Top Tips | Professionelle
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Coaching Women onto Boards

By Professionelle At a networking event back in March, Galia ran into Adrienne Young-Cooper, a professional director who holds a wide portfolio of board positions. A similar meeting a couple of years ago had led to Adrienne kindly sharing her journey to directorship with Professionelle readers.  At this second meeting, they discussed what Professionelle could […]

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Christchurch Earthquake – Coaching in Traumatic Circumstances

By Kathryn Jackson of Careerbalance Just over six months ago, the lives of all of those who live in and around Christchurch changed beyond belief. Chaos On September 4th 2010 a substantial earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale rocked the region, and on February 22nd 2011 a shallower but more violent quake brought a […]

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Coaching Session | A Coaching Journey | Professionelle
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A Coaching Journey

By Galia BarHava-Monteith Some of you may know that I am an executive coach. I try to coach no more than 8-10 clients at any given time. There are many reasons for this but the main one is that I want to ensure I keep a sustainable mix of activities so I can always deliver […]

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Test and build your value-add to sell yourself

 By Anne Elder-Knight In Part One of this two article series I wrote about how we might best use ourselves in our career and beyond in 2018. Here in Part Two I explore how to build your value-add into an offering that helps you sell yourself to employers and clients.   “Value-add” is now one […]

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So, you’re thinking of becoming a board director?

If you’re new to Professionelle, you may not know that we have at times run training for women who wanted advice and encouragement to apply for governance roles from been-there-done-it senior women Board members. Here’s a story from a ‘graduate’ of those events, and it was wonderful to read it and learn we had played a […]

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Ask the Expert: Setting up for a Portfolio Career

I’m thinking of leaving my corporate job and exploring the idea of working a few part-time jobs instead – maybe joining the ‘gig’ economy for flexibility. How would you recommend I make this change? What should I have sorted out before quitting my full time job?   Alyson Garrido, a career coach based in Wellington, provides […]

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Ask the Expert: Job Search Support 

by Alyson Garrido, Career Coach Q: I am starting a job search and the number of resources available have overwhelmed me. There are coaches, consultants, recruiters, mentors, CV writers and courses, to name a few. How do I differentiate and decide on the best resources to help me in my job search? A: Friends, bosses, […]

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The People behind Professionelle

By Galia BarHava-Monteith I don’t know about you, but my year has started with a bang!  There’s so much on, and all of it is shaping up to be very exciting and invigorating.  As I was reflecting on what we are planning for Professionelle this year, it occurred to me it was high time we […]

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Mentoring – key to career success

By Sylvie Thrush Marsh. In June 2016 we are delighted to be launching the inaugural Professionelle Mentoring Programme, targeting women at the beginning of their careers to develop, support and connect them with other like-minded women at both similar and more advanced stages of their working lives. The Professionelle Mentoring Programme is proudly sponsored by […]

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