24th March 2020

Updated reading resources for team coaching and supervision

Since posting this reading list on 9 February, I’ve been considering more books related to team coaching and supervision, which are now included in the updated list below. In the current climate of coronavirus crisis, a reading list might not seem hugely significant. But I’m posting it because some of […]
17th March 2020

The lifeboat of technology in our strange new world

I’ve often had a feeling of reluctance about the effects of new technology on how we live and work. My experience has frequently been that mobiles and tablets, alerts and instant messaging, impose on our attention, create information overload, make us feel more stressed, and distract us from the things […]
7th January 2020

Themes for the year ahead

Reflecting on the year past – and the year ahead – over the past week or two, I realised there are three recurring themes that have emerged in work with my clients. I’m carrying them with me into this new year, because the issues and possibilities they raise have excited, […]
15th December 2019
Photo of Alison leading the Working with Group programme in Dublin, May 2019

Working with groups: A programme in Sydney

I’m looking forward to facilitating a two-day development programme in Sydney in February, entitled Working with Groups. The programme is for experienced executive coaches and coaching supervisors, and is run in collaboration with CSA Ltd. The programme runs on 10-11 February. Please contact me here if you would like to […]
15th November 2019

Taking creativity for a walk

Over the past year, I’ve been working in a new way by engaging in group supervision in diverse locations. There’s been a growing trend for coaches and supervisors to move their work with clients from the indoor world of rooms and offices into the outdoor world of parks and the […]