“The way to get started is to quit talking and start doing.” – Walt Disney These wise words from Walt Disney have been inspiring people to take action for decades. As someone who has struggled with a fear of running due to past knee injuries, I truly understand the mental block that words can create […]
As a coach, one of the most important aspects of my role is creating an environment where clients and workshop participants feel comfortable sharing ideas, asking questions, and challenging assumptions without fear of negative consequences. This state of being able to take interpersonal risks without fear of embarrassment, rejection or retribution is known as psychological safety.
Empowering Expats to Thrive in a New Environment: How Cultural Training Can Ease Business Assignments in China
Adapting to a new culture is challenging. As someone who has lived in China for over 20 years, I have seen many expatriates struggle with culture shock and difficulties integrating into Chinese society. That’s why I offer cultural integration workshops and coaching services to help ease the transition for foreigners coming to China. In my
One of the most challenging yet rewarding parts of being a coach is helping clients overcome frustration when it comes to implementing changes and achieving goals. Here are some thoughts on why clients may become easily frustrated, and techniques coaches can use to help build resilience and self-esteem. Reasons for frustration: Through my years of
Welcome to Terence H Clarke Coaching, where we believe in the transformative power of coaching to unlock your true potential. In today’s fast-paced and competitive world, personal and professional growth has become paramount. Whether you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, a seasoned executive, or an individual seeking personal development, coaching can be the catalyst that propels you
In today’s interconnected global landscape, effective communication and collaboration have emerged as linchpins for success. The recent two-day communication and collaboration workshop, held for a diverse cross-cultural team hailing from Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Taiwan, and the Philippines, illuminated the critical importance of these skills in fostering productivity, teamwork, and leadership in our modern world.
In the ever-evolving landscape of modern business, collaboration has emerged as a cornerstone of success. The days of the lone genius working in isolation are fading, replaced by the realization that the power of many is far greater than that of one. Whether it’s within a small team or across entire organizations, effective collaboration fuels
As educators, you bear the incredible responsibility of shaping the minds and futures of our students. This mission goes far beyond the classroom, calling for effective leadership skills that enable us to connect, inspire, and lead with empathy. At the core of this impactful leadership lies emotional intelligence (EI), a foundational skill that drives our
Effective communication is the cornerstone of every successful relationship, be it personal or professional. As I recently facilitated a workshop on this essential skill, we discovered the various facets that contribute to becoming better communicators. In this article, we’ll delve into the key characteristics of effective communication and explore how we can integrate these valuable
The Power of Meaningful Connections: Overcoming Loneliness and Nurturing Relationships in the Digital Age
I want to talk about something that’s been on my mind lately. You know, humans are social animals, right? We thrive on connections and interactions with others. But have you ever noticed that the bigger the city gets, the more people there are, the less connected we feel? It’s like we’re surrounded by a sea