Storytelling for Personal Development

Storytelling for Personal Development

Do you want to know how stories can help you to live a better life? In this video about the power of storytelling for personal development, coach and founder of Step Up Create, Katie Annice Carr outlines how you can identify and use stories from your life to clarify your purpose and determine your next […]

4 life-changing books

As a coach and as a facilitator clients come to me with all manner of issues they’d like to help them resolve. Companies may need a training programme designed that helps their staff cope better with pressure, individuals may want to work on achieving a happier life, executives often reach a ceiling and ask for […]

What’s the point of a coach?

What’s the point of a coach?

I’ve always been a bit skeptical about coaching, I mean ever since I realized that it applied to something other than sports. With my years in academia, I would always think, how is this person who doesn’t have a higher degree in this field going to help me move forward? Can they know more than […]

Is in-class competition helpful?

Is in-class competition helpful?

It’s a tough world out there in the post MBA /masters job market, students compete with those from all over the world, but is it really helpful for them to compete against each other, to see their classmates as a threat? I’ve taught in schools that profess to be teamwork-based and those that apply the […]

Four Resolutions to Optimise your Career in 2016

Four Resolutions to Optimise your Career in 2016

It’s that time again, the beginning of the year when we think about how to change our lives. Getting a better job is one of the top 5 most common new years resolutions (along with getting fit, losing weight, giving up smoking, etc) but its a difficult resolution to keep unless we break it down […]