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Your team is your team. They are your creative and strategic work partners. A collective group of close friends and passing acquaintances. There have been both voice-raising disagreements and glass-clinking celebrations. No matter the unique dynamics of your crew, when a team member is no longer there, the sudden gap is felt. There is one less energy, and like the tide coming in, a wave of grief makes itself known.
Erickson Coaching International is proud to announce our expansion into Albania!
2020. A year that will go down in books. A year of uncertainty and new challenges that completely changed the way we live. In the face of so much uncertainty and change that the COVID-19 pandemic wrought there was one aspect of the human condition that allowed us to persevere: the quality of resilience. With this in mind, how can we better hone our own resilience in order to overcome our individual day-to-day struggles?
When its life comes to an end, the phoenix collapses in a fiery pyre, depleted and drained, burning to ash before rising up once more to be reborn. The analogy reminds me of trauma survivors that have endured such extraordinary situations and circumstances, and when the last embers seem to be fading from red to black, a great resilience reignites them and their wings spread. This ability to help transform our clients is the essence of being a coach, and one that works through a trauma lens.
Over the last year, there has been plenty of uncomfortable change in workplaces. Many industries have had to transition their teams quickly from working in offices to working remotely, change their ways of operating, and had to lay off significant numbers of staff.
As of February 1st, 2021, Erickson’s has incorporated the updated Core Competencies into all three of The Art & Science of Coaching program paths, namely the Erickson Solution-Focused Coach Diploma, Certification and the Qualification paths. This means any new series of Modules that began on or after that date are now explicitly training the updated model.
Whether your goals are large and life changing or simple changes to your daily life, there are a few key steps to help you make your goals a reality and achieve positive growth, even in uncertain times!
"Coaches and the people they coach know that for the future to be different, we need to change the present....More often, changes involve shifts in attitudes, thinking, perceptions, and behavior." – Gary Collins