46 minutes | Mar 16, 2023
Mel Interviews Suzi Pomerantz
Welcome to the 66th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Suzi Pomerantz from Maryland, USA. Suzi Pomerantz is an award-winning, internationally credentialed Master Certified Coach and international bestselling author with 30 years of experience in 250+ organizations internationally. Her extensive experience with clients ranges from industries including Fortune 100 executives, attorneys, entrepreneurs, scientists and PhDs, government leaders, as well as leadership teams. Suzi’s strength lies in helping leaders and organizations find clarity within chaos. Her no-nonsense approach is professional, strategic, direct, conversational, analytical, and results-oriented. She was one of the first executive coaches to receive the ICF Master credential in 1998 and is a thought leader in the coaching industry. She currently serves on the advisory boards of Harvard Business Review as well as Choice, the magazine of professional coaching, and the international journal Philosophy of Coaching. Suzi has authored over 50 publications about coaching, ethics, and business development, and 11 books including the bestseller, Seal the Deal. She has also co-founded the Library of Professional Coaching (the world’s largest free online coaching library). You too can become a Master Coach like Suzi, by starting your Coaching Journey at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live.
40 minutes | Feb 10, 2023
Mel Interviews Andrew Sheridan
Welcome to the 65th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Andrew Sheridan from Luxembourg. Andrew is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC), holds the Master Certified Coach (ICF), and is a founder, past (and once again current) President of the ICF Luxembourg Chapter. Andrew is a founding partner of several international firms specializing in organizational development and change management, with a strong focus on leadership impact, emotional intelligence, and effective communication. Andrew’s early career was in international banking, where he spent 10 years working as a sales and relationship manager in the securities divisions of Bankers Trust and Deutsche Bank. Managing a portfolio of institutional clients including ABN Amro Bank, Bank of England, and Barclays among others, Andrew went on to become Vice President of Sales for Benelux. In 2007, he left the corporate world and undertook in-depth study and research in the fields of social science, psychology, and management theory at the Australian College of Applied Psychology in Brisbane. He further strengthened his skills within the coaching arena by pursuing professional accreditation at the highest industry standards, and is also a certified Process Communication Coach, using the tools of transactional analysis to help develop client awareness regarding impact and behaviour. Andrew is also certified in the use of the Leadership Circle 360 Profile as well as being a Team Diagnostic Assessment Facilitator for Team Coaching International. Andrew is a current senior member of the CTI faculty, delivering coach training programs globally in both English and French, in public and organizational forums. He also carries out Certification, Supervisory, and Examiner roles for students undergoing professional accreditation. Andrew is also part of Google’s Internal Mastery Faculty Team, delivering online and in-person events to their global community. In recent years, Andrew has worked extensively with General Managers, Country Managers, and Executive Committees in a wide range of industries. Both a Luxembourgish and British national, Andrew has lived in Luxembourg, Germany, Australia, the UK, Malaysia, and Hong Kong. His central European upbringing coupled with an extensive work focus in the Asia Pacific have shaped his strong interest in cultural communication and diversity. Fluent in French and with strong working knowledge of German, Andrew is currently based in both Luxembourg and Hong Kong. Desire to become a Master Coach like Andrew? Then start your transformative coaching journey here at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live.
44 minutes | Jan 20, 2023
Mel Interviews Maggie João
Welcome to the 64th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Maggie João from Lisbon, Portugal. Maggie João has had a career of over 20 years, the first 10 years working in prestigious multinational companies namely Volvo Cars, Nestlé, and Price Waterhouse Coopers. The next 10 years of her successful career were in the Coaching arena, where the pragmatism she brings from Engineering is highly appreciated. Currently, Maggie is the only Medical Coach (PMC – Professional Medical Coach) certified and with a license (nr.55546) in Portugal and she is also an Executive Coach, a Master Certified Coach (ICF), and Senior Practitioner (EMCC). Maggie is also a Coaching Supervisor since 2012, helping coaches to grow and continuously improve as professionals, focusing on reaching excellence and the highest quality standards of the profession. She was the ICF Portugal President between 2015 and 2016 and a member of the ICF EMEA Regional Advisory Council in 2017. Maggie is a published author with 15 books about coaching written in Portuguese, English, and Spanish and she frequently collaborates with magazines on topics related to Coaching. She is also a lecturer of Relational Management, within the Post-graduation program of Engineering & Management developed by the Engineering National Charter and IST. The fact that she has lived and worked in 12 countries, grants her a vast cultural experience, which distinguishes her in the Coaching world. Thinking of becoming a Certified Coach like Maggie... Start your transformative coaching journey here at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live.
61 minutes | Dec 16, 2022
Mel Interviews Priya Ramesh & Ramesh Sreedharan
Welcome to the 63rd Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Priya and Ramesh from India. This is the first time we will be featuring a "𝑴𝒂𝒔𝒕𝒆𝒓 𝑪𝒐𝒂𝒄𝒉 𝑪𝒐𝒖𝒑𝒍𝒆" on the show. 𝑷𝒓𝒊𝒚𝒂 𝑹𝒂𝒎𝒆𝒔𝒉 has been a practicing coach for the past 8 years with credentials such as an ICF Master Certified Coach (MCC), Advance Certification in Team Coaching (ACTC), and Senior Practitioner from the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC). She has a Master in Psychology, Economics, and a PG Diploma in Buddhist Psychology. Her experience in Coaching includes 3500hrs of Coaching corporate leaders across industries and levels of management. As Mentor Coach, she has mentored over 350 learners towards ICF credentials. She is also a speaker and a performing artist. 𝑹𝒂𝒎𝒆𝒔𝒉 𝑺𝒓𝒆𝒆𝒅𝒉𝒂𝒓𝒂𝒏 is a seasoned business leader with an overall experience of over 30 years working with multinational organizations in senior business leadership roles. He is also an accredited ICF Master Certified Coach (MCC) and has an Advanced Certification in Team Coaching (ACTC). Ramesh has over 3500 hours of Coaching experience having worked with over 300 leaders and their teams to date. He believes that leadership effectiveness is really about leaders and their teams being able to engage and build high-value partnerships with both their teams and stakeholders. Hence, the coaching approach that he has helps both individuals and teams get a systemic view of their ecosystem, but also helps his clients engage effectively with their ecosystem in an emotionally intelligent fashion. 𝑻𝒐𝒈𝒆𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒓, both Priya & Ramesh are Founders of ORENDA Centre for Leadership Excellence, a boutique Coaching firm that offers curated interventions with an emphasis on Emotional Intelligence and Embracing Authenticity in Leadership. Thinking of becoming a Certified Coach like Priya and Ramesh, you can start your transformative coaching journey here at Catalyst Coach www.catalystcoach.live.
41 minutes | Nov 25, 2022
Mel Interviews Simon Lee
Welcome to the 62nd Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Simon Lee from Singapore. Simon Lee is the Managing Partner and Accredited Master Executive Coach of BRIEF Academy. He is also an EMCC Global Accredited Master Practitioner (EIA) and Coach | Mentor Supervisor (ESIA). He is one of Asia’s pioneer executive coaches specializing in Higher Ground Leadership and Solution Focused Brief Coaching. As a leader in cutting-edge corporate coaching, he has helped many clients in Asia, including senior executives, business owners, and entrepreneurs increase their effectiveness by using coaching as a development tool to drive business results. He leverages his 25 years of corporate experience to help leaders and their teams align their leadership practices with their desired outcomes. Simon is also the author of Solution Focused Briefly Illustrated, a book dedicated to leaders as coaches. His dream is to illuminate the strengths of others to inspire the positive change they want to see for themselves and the people they touch. You too can become a Master Coach like Simon, by starting your journey here at Catalyst Coach www.catalystcoach.live.
56 minutes | Nov 4, 2022
Mel Interviews Maya Hu-Chan
Welcome to the 61st Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Maya Hu-Chan from San Diego, California, USA. Maya Hu-Chan is an internationally recognized keynote speaker, Best Selling author, and Master Certified Executive Coach. She specializes in global leadership, cross-cultural management, diversity, equity, and inclusion. Ranked Top Leadership Coaches of 2021, Top 8 Global Solutions Thinkers by Thinkers50, World Top 30 Leadership Gurus, and Top 100 Thought Leaders in Management & Leadership, Maya has worked with thousands of leaders in Global Fortune 500 companies, non-profits, and public sectors worldwide. Maya is the founder and president of Global Leadership Associates, a global consultancy that partners with organizations to build leadership capabilities and enable profound growth and change. Her latest book “Saving Face: How to Preserve Dignity and Build Trust” is Amazon's #1 Best Seller (Berrett-Koehler 2020). Her book “Global Leadership: The Next Generation” was a Harvard Business School Working Knowledge book. She is a contributing author of 12 business books and a columnist for INC.com. Born and raised in Taiwan and living in San Diego, California, Maya is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and English. She earned her Master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and B.A. from National Chengchi University in Taiwan. Maya has lectured at the Brookings Institution, University of California, San Diego, University of Chicago, University of Southern California, and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. Thinking of Becoming a Certified Coach like Maya? You can start your journey here at Catalyst Coach www.catalystcoach.live.
53 minutes | Aug 5, 2022
Mel Interviews Lyssa deHart
Welcome to the 60th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Lyssa deHart from Washington State, USA. Lyssa deHart, LICSW, MCC, author of StoryJacking: Change Your Dialogue, Transform Your Life and the Reflective Coach. Lyssa is a Leadership Confidence Coach and Whole Life Coach, Certified ICF Mentor Coach, Coaching Super-Vision Partner, ICF PCC Assessor, and coaching educator. Using her understanding of the ICF Core Competencies, combined with her knowledge of Neuroscience, Lyssa works with Professional Coaches to expand the capacity to partner with their clients through how they show up and hold the space for those with whom they work. Lyssa is the creator of the Power of Metaphor Certification Program. Giving coaches new ways to tune their ears to hear the powerful metaphors their clients bring forward, as well as discovering how to actually leverage the important metaphors to create stronger agreements, build trust and safety, allow the client to lead, and ultimately evoke powerful embodied awareness. Lyssa works with creative executives and leaders ready to move their goals forward, shift mindsets, and get unstuck. Her clients develop powerful embodied goals and together they get curious about what stands between where her clients are and where they want to be. Using a creative human solutions-focused framework, she supports people to get results. What fires her up is working with smart creative people to trust their brilliance, and develop the courage, and confidence to believe in themselves and the goals that are important to them. Want to become a Master Certified Coach like Lyssa? Start your journey here today at Catalyst Coach www.catalystcoach.live.
41 minutes | Jul 14, 2022
Mel Interviews Emily Golden
Welcome to the 59th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Emily Golden from New Jersey, USA. Emily Golden, Master Certified Coach (MCC), member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF), and certified Emotional Intelligence practitioner, brings 17 years of corporate Human Resources experience in talent management and recruitment to her coaching practice. Her clients range from seasoned executives to emerging leaders in a wide range of industries including chemical, pharmaceutical, healthcare, financial services, not-for-profit, and entertainment. Through a combination of coaching, relevant theory, practical experience, and trauma-informed training, Emily brings more than 3500 hours of individual and group work, Emily builds future business leaders who bring newfound value and positive impact to their careers, and their teams, and their companies at large. But it’s her passion, vision, and empathy that set her apart. As a former trainer with Accomplishment Coaching©, a CHIEF Core Guide Facilitator, and a member of The C-Suite Collective, Emily continues to impact teams across the world. Emily’s ontological approach allows high performers to shift underlying beliefs and habits to find their sweet spot, that feeling of success when work aligns with core values. By examining thoughts and actions, clients gain clarity on their goals, separate emotion from decision-making, take calculated risks, and understand the importance of leveraging strategic relationships. Emily is familiar with the many challenges executives face including time management, overwork, and the potential for burnout. She is practiced in working with clients to make sure they are creating a balanced and meaningful life inside and outside of work by choosing where their time and energy are most needed and learning how to create the space for necessary self-care. Emily’s intuitive nature gets to the root of roadblocks, turning limited viewpoints into transformative action. The result is increased productivity and engagement and overall career satisfaction. Want to become a Master Certified Coach like Emily? Start your journey here today at Catalyst Coach www.catalystcoach.live.
47 minutes | Jun 9, 2022
Mel Interviews Dr. D. Ivan Young
Welcome to the 58th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Dr. D. Ivan Young, MCC from Houston, Texas, USA. As an expert on human behavior and building fulfilling relationships, and a Master Credentialed expert on personality type, Dr. Young is a highly sought-after keynote speaker and media personality. He is an ICF Credentialed Master Certified Coach (the gold standard in coaching), Certified Professional Diversity Coach, a National Board Certified Health and Wellness Coach, as well as a Credentialed Master MBTI Practitioner. In January 2021, Dr. Young was invited to become a member of the prestigious Forbes Coaches Council. Due to his insightful perspective and robust expertise, Dr. D makes sense of what can seem like incomprehensible behavior. He’s known for his quick-witted ability to make complicated conversations relatable, explicit, and unforgettable. There is palpable energy alive in the room that catalyzes transformation when Dr. Young speaks in front of an audience. It’s this unique ability to bring heart to heavy topics and connect to a diverse group of individuals that keeps him in high demand by many media outlets. Dr. Young’s impressive range of talents has catapulted his career as a highly esteemed coach, on-camera expert, and interventionist. He recently reached a new milestone in his career with the online surge of engagement for his straight-from-the-hip TEDx Talk on Emotional Intelligence: Using the Laws of Attraction, which has received over three million views. He combines his knowledge, vast experience, and exclusive theories to help motivate, educate, and energize any audience, understanding how to connect ‘human to human’ even when addressing the masses. When the lights go up, Dr. Young commands the stage and the crowd instantly knows that they are in for an extraordinary experience they won’t soon forget. Desire to become a Master Certified Coach like Dr. D. Ivan Young? Start your journey here today at Catalyst Coach www.catalystcoach.live.
41 minutes | May 20, 2022
Mel Interviews Marina Jankovic
Welcome to the 57th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Marina Jankovic, MCC from Serbia, and now based in Sydney, Australia. Marina is a Master Certified Coach with 17 years of international experience in Business Management, Talent Development, and Executive Education. Marina managed a Global Diversity and Inclusion Program for a company operating in 180 markets and has contributed to building a more diverse talent pipeline and inclusive culture. As a coach and leadership development expert, she has collaborated with numerous private and public sector organizations, including NGOs supporting people to build their way out of poverty. Marina is the author of the book “Your Time To Shine” which provides practical wisdom for readers - to create the lives they want; by embracing challenges, leading with courage, and creating a better world for the generations to come. She holds a Ph.D. in Organisational Psychology and HR Management (from the University of London, Birkbeck) and is a Certified Workplace Mediator and Nutritional Therapist. You too can be a Certified Coach like Marina. To find out more, head to Catalyst Coach www.catalystcoach.live.
59 minutes | Apr 29, 2022
Mel Interviews Heru Yuwono
Welcome to the 56th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Heru Yuwono, MCC, MP, MC, from Jakarta, Indonesia. Heru is a 'Triple Masters' Certified Coach with the 3 Globally Recognized Coaching Bodies; the ICF, EMCC, and AC. Before Coaching, Heru has had more than 25 years of Corporate career in MNC/Joint-venture (European, Australian and Japanese) and Local companies, mostly in the Financial Services industry, in JV and local Life Insurance companies, and one of the biggest banks in Indonesia. He has been exposed to diverse roles as CEO, President Director, Director HR & Corporate Strategy, Country Head HR, Head of Distribution (Sales & Marketing), Operation, Finance. In Coaching, he has > 3,000 hours of Coaching experience, including Executive Coaching with Local (Private & BUMN) and Expatriate Executives, C-suites, BOD, Professionals, Business Owners in various industries. He is also a People Development Facilitator, with a strong passion & skill to develop people & to serve as catalyst and change agent of the people and organization with a focus on Leadership & Coaching, where he has delivered training & workshop to thousands of participants. His personal interest is in learning, reading, watching movies, and sports, especially badminton. Want to become a Master Certified Coach like Heru? Start your journey here today with Catalyst Coach! www.catalystcoach.live
46 minutes | Apr 7, 2022
Mel Interviews Laura Fierro Evans
Welcome to the 55th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Laura Fierro Evans, MCC from Mexico. Laura contributes to building cultures in which all the voices of a system are listened to and are being listened; in which the wills align towards achieving a common goal, and collaboration and caring for each other constitutes the prevailing spirit. She is the founder of Hagakure Leadership and Coaching, a company that supports leaders in transforming their organizational cultures through building collective intelligence. She promotes that leaders move from “Ego-centric to Eco-centric” approaches, as described by Otto Scharmer in his U-Theory. She helps leaders in two ways: first, to gain a view of the whole system they work in so they can reconnect to their purpose, and second, to discover their incredible inner richness through having a dialogue with their inner "voices" or "selves" that allow them to become leaders of their own inner team. Laura has coached hundreds of officials from different United Nations Agencies since 2009 across the globe and is currently training Regional Senior Leaders of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Coaching Competencies for the Health Transformation in Africa. She is also an author of two books: “𝑪𝒐𝒂𝒄𝒉𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝑳𝒆𝒂𝒅𝒆𝒓𝒔: 𝑳𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒓𝒂𝒈𝒆 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒑𝒐𝒘𝒆𝒓 𝒐𝒇 𝒚𝒐𝒖𝒓 𝒊𝒏𝒏𝒆𝒓 𝒗𝒐𝒊𝒄𝒆𝒔 𝒕𝒐 𝒃𝒆𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒆 𝒂 𝒍𝒆𝒂𝒅𝒆𝒓” and “𝑻𝒉𝒆 𝑾𝒂𝒓𝒓𝒊𝒐𝒓 𝑺𝒕𝒚𝒍𝒆𝒔”. Become a Certified Coach like Laura, by starting your journey here at Catalyst Coach today! www.catalystcoach.live
40 minutes | Mar 17, 2022
Mel Interviews Christine Sachs
Welcome to the 54th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Christine Sachs. Christine comes to coaching with professional experience in the finance, advertising, and higher education industries. Most recently, she was the Director of Major Gifts for the University of Oxford in North America. Her role there trained Christine in cultural awareness and leadership amidst complex organizations. The client profile that Christine most frequently works with is highly educated and successful in their roles. Her clients tend to hold C-Suite or near C-Suite positions. Christine likes to joke that her clients don’t believe in coaching until they work with her. Trained in ontological coaching, she provides a fresh perspective and highlights blind spots that corporate experience may not reveal. Many of Christine’s clients work in high-growth technology, entertainment, and finance. In 2016, Christine attained the credential of Master Certified Coach from the International Coach Federation. Less than 4% of coaches worldwide hold this credential. Additionally, she has a master’s degree in Literature from Washington University. Her passion and commitment to quality coaching have led Christine to become a Senior Training Leader with Accomplishment Coaching, a 20-year-old accredited coach training program based out of San Diego, CA. Desire to become a Master Coach like Christine? Start your journey here today, at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live
57 minutes | Mar 3, 2022
Mel Interviews Dorothy Siminovitch
Welcome to the 53rd Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Dorothy Siminovitch. Dorothy is a Canadian native who earned her MA in clinical psychology from Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio, and her Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior from the renowned Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western University. She earned her certificate as a Master Certified Coach (MCC) from the International Coaching Federation in 2005. She is certified in the Hay Group’s Emotional and Social Competence Inventory, Resilience Index, and is a Certified Somatic Coach with the Strozzi Institute. She is a twenty-year member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and of the Academy of Coach Training Organizations (ACTO). Dorothy pioneered the first Gestalt Coaching program at the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland. Her early recognition of the potential of professional coaching as a viable organizational asset led her in 1995 to conceive and co-teach one of the first workshops specifically focused on coaching conducted in accordance with the premises of Gestalt theory, principles, and practice. In 2009, Dorothy co-founded the Gestalt Center for Coaching in Istanbul, and continues to serve as Director of Training and faculty for the Center’s Gestalt Coaching Program, the first ICF-certified coach training program founded on Gestalt principles. Dorothy is the founder and principal of Gestalt Coaching Works, LLC. She has been invited to deliver workshops and keynote speeches to organizations and coaching groups across North America and around the world: from Atlanta, Scottsdale, Toronto, and Wichita to Budapest, Baku, Malmö, and Singapore. She has published articles outlining her approach and tracing the evolvement of her distinctive conception of Awareness Intelligence as the heart of transformational, effective, human-centered coaching. She is “best” known for her pioneering thought leadership on presence and use of self in coaching and leadership. She considers coaching an art that inspires our world. Want to become a Certified Coach like Dorothy? Then start your journey here today, at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live
53 minutes | Feb 18, 2022
Mel Interviews Tony Latimer
Welcome to the 52nd Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Tony Latimer. Tony is a Master Executive Coach, working globally with leaders in transition; transition for themselves, and for their organizations. He is one of the few coaches worldwide who have been examined and accredited by the International Coach Federation as Master Certified Coach (MCC) and as a Board Certified Coach (BCC) by the Centre for Credentialing and Education. A naturalized Singapore citizen of British origin, his background includes 30 years in Leadership and Sales positions in Europe, Scandinavia, and Asia-Pacific in Technology and Software companies. Tony has developed the Profitable Leadership® framework for coaching leaders and TheCoachingAppTM - Personal Edition (available at www.thecoachingapp.com), which delivers success to coaches by helping their clients develop leadership skills, build new habits and create measurable behavioural change. Become a Master Certified Coach like Tony. Start your journey here today at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live
45 minutes | Feb 4, 2022
Mel Interviews Sirirat Siriwan
Welcome to the 51st Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Sirirat Siriwan, MCC. Sirirat is a Master Certified Coach with the ICF. As a well-known executive and leadership coach in Thailand, she has worked with many corporate organizations to develop their leaders and internal coaches. She is trustable, reliable, tough, but also warm and kind. She has helped her clients by developing their managers, senior managers in many areas such as connection, team synergy, the building of confidence, coaching of self and others, providing constructive feedback, etc. One special quality that lends to her Coaching Mastery, is her flexibility. She adapts herself very well to different kinds of coaching situations and dares to take risks which have helped many of her coachees leave their comfort zones towards growth. Apart from being a coach, she is also a facilitator who has helped develop more than 9,000 people in the areas of leadership and presence, as well as emotional management and brain-based communication skills. Become a Certified Coach like Sirirat. Start your journey today at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live
43 minutes | Dec 17, 2021
Mel Interviews Ram S. Ramanathan
Welcome to the 50th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Ram S. Ramanathan MCC. Ram is an accredited master coach and trainer with the International Coach Federation (ICF), European Mentoring & Coaching Council (EMCC), and the Center for Credentialing Education (CCE). He is also a certified coach supervisor and mentor. Coacharya, which Ram co-founded with son Pranav in 2013, won the inaugural global coach award from EMCC in 2014, and again in 2019 with Magda Walczak as CEO. Coacharya is now one of the largest coaching and coach training institutions outside North America, having graduated over 2000 coaches, of whom 50 are MCC credentialed master coaches. Ram as a CEO helped build a multibillion $$ conglomerate in South East Asia in the Nineties. Ram was a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, and government consultant in later years before he moved into executive leadership coaching. Ram’s passion for Hindu Buddhist spirituality and experience in the monastic path has led to Coacharya’s focus on integrating Eastern wisdom with Western science to help people in their transformational leadership journey that he terms ‘Mindless Barefoot Leadership’. Ram has written over 30 books on spirituality and leadership. Ram’s coaching focus is on leadership and systemic transformation. He believes that the first question that an organization needs to ask itself is “How the organization, as well as the individual (and the team the individual is a part of), would benefit from coaching, and how these benefits would be evidenced?” Without an answer to this question, no coaching can be effective. Ram and his wife of over 40 years are Singapore citizens with permanent residence in Bangalore, India with their dog, with annual sojourns in the USA where their children, grandchildren, and dogs live. Become a Master Certified Coach like Ram. Begin your journey here at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live
50 minutes | Dec 3, 2021
Mel Interviews Tracy Sinclair
Welcome to the 49th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Tracy Sinclair, MCC. Tracy Sinclair is a Master Certified Coach with the International Coaching Federation (ICF). She is also a trained Coaching Supervisor, Mentor Coach, and ICF Assessor. Tracy trains coaches and works with managers and leaders to develop their coaching capability. She works as an international Corporate Executive and Board Level Coach, a leadership development designer, and a facilitator working with a wide range of organizations. Tracy also specializes in working with organizations to support them develop a coaching culture. Tracy has co-authored a book: Becoming a Coach: The Essential ICF Guide published in 2020 which provides a comprehensive guide to coaching for coaches at all levels of skill and experience, the psychology that underpins coaching, and the updated ICF Core Competency Model. In this same year, she founded Coaching with Conscience which exists to have a positive impact on society and our environment through coaching. As part of this work, she collaborates closely with MIND, the UK’s leading mental health charity bringing coaching services to those who are supporting local communities with mental health challenges. She also offers pro bono personal development and coaching programs to young leaders (18-25-yrs). Tracy was named as one of the Leading Global Coach winners of the Thinkers50 Marshall Goldsmith Awards of 2019 and is a nominee for the Thinkers50 Coaching and Mentoring Award in 2021. She was the President of the UK ICF from 2013-2014 and has been an ICF Global Board Director since 2016, serving as Treasurer in 2017, Global Chair in 2018, and Immediate Past Global Chair in 2019. Become an ICF Certified Coach like Tracy. Start your journey here today at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live
44 minutes | Nov 18, 2021
Mel Interviews Craig Stanton
Welcome to the 48th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Craig Stanton, MCC. Craig is a Master Certified Coach and faculty member at Georgetown University’s Executive Leadership Coaching program. He has served in a variety of coaching and OD roles, including Director of Organizational Development and Coaching for a business coaching startup in the Federal government, and founder of his own coaching practice. He has worked with hundreds of clients, and partnered in the design of customized interventions for every kind of organizational challenge imaginable. In addition to his work as a coach, he serves as an executive in the federal government. He is an attorney and a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Law (Juris Doctorate). Current certifications include: Hogan suite, Emotional Quotient-Inventory 2.0, and the EQ-I 360 tools. He considers himself a student of adult development theory and has delivered individual and team coaching in many organizations including Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Osprey Publishing, and Luminis Health, as well as multiple federal agencies (Defense, Agriculture, TSA, Health and Human Services, NASA) small businesses, non-profits, and independent law firms. Craig lives in rural Maryland with his wife and two children and spends much of his free time riding a bike or hiking with children and two Corgi pups. You too can become a Master Certified Coach like Craig, by starting your journey today at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live
45 minutes | Nov 5, 2021
Mel Interviews Gillian McMichael
Welcome to the 47th Episode of the #100MasterCoaches Show. In this episode, Mel interviews Gillian McMichael, MCC. Gillian is a Master Certified Coach, a passionate teacher, healer and guide; having dedicated the last 17 years to helping others navigate their journey to self-discovery, and professional fulfilment. Having been on her own personal transformation journey, she knows the importance of realising one’s passion, purpose and infinite potential. Her mission at Full Circle Global is to offer specialised Professional Development Programmes to aspiring and existing coaches and enriching Life Development Programmes to those seeking transformative life changes. She prides herself on delivering a series of life-changing Onelife™ programmes that combination of practices – to bring healing, happiness, and wholeness. Want to become an ICF Certified Coach? Start your journey today at Catalyst Coach. www.catalystcoach.live