Academy of Executive Coaching
The Academy was launched in 2001 by John Leary Joyce who is also Director of the London Gestalt Centre. The organisation specialises in coach training for experienced executive coaches and combines theory and practice relating to advanced performance coaching, therapeutic skills and leadership development.
As well as promoting the Academy’s programme, this vast site offers some interesting perspectives on the coaching field and its relationship with therapeutic methods.
ADDers is a UK-based, hugely comprehensive site providing information and support for ADD sufferers and their families
AMED is the professional network for people in individual and organisation development.Its aim is to help members to develop themselves and other people, as well as to make an even greater contribution to innovation and good practice in the workplace and the wider environment.
Australian Institute of Training and Development
Australian Institute of Training and Development
Official Belbin website including products, books and information relating to R Meredith Belbin, best known for his work in defining team roles
British Psychological Society
The professional body in the UK for setting and maintaining standards for psychologists.
Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development
With 100,000 members, The Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development is the professional institute for those involved in the HR and development of people in the UK
Coach4Executives is a self-proclaimed ‘personal trainer for your mind, body and spirit’. Their business coaching focuses on development and achieving your potential, helping to enhance productivity and quality, building strong relationships with both employees and customers, and consolidating the strength of your organisation as a whole.
Coaches Training Institute
US-based Coaches Training Institute, now with a non-profit philosophy. Offers workshop-based training in the UK based on Co-Active Coaching methodologies. The book, Co-Active Coaching, is available from our bookshop.
US based coach training organisation which offers coach training via the telephone through ‘tele-classes’ along with one-to-one telephone sessions with a personal coach.
Cobweb is a site offering business-related information of relevance to small businesses.
Cobweb Information describe themselves as ‘a dynamic young organisation whose resolution is to discover and publish original business knowledge. Cobweb strives to provide a complete service that will fulfil the fundamental needs of businesses and their intermediaries by delivering relevant knowledge that is instructive, informative, and revealing. Cobweb was established by the UK’s pre-eminent enterprise agency, Project North East, an independent organisation created by a group of social entrepreneurs who have been pioneering innovative services for new start and growing businesses since 1980.’
Dick Hawkes Consultancy
Dick Hawkes is an EMCC accredited executive coach with a style that is very goals orientated, direct and challenging – looking for action and accountability. Dick has a long track record at senior level as a headhunter and has previous experience in other consultancy environments. Clients have included Bain, McKinsey, BSkyB, Thomson Reuters, Vodafone, The Natural History Museum, The Institute of Physics and The Institution of Civil Engineers. This gives him the combination of senior management consulting skills and up to date market relevance for advising on career progression, transition and management solutions.
Farmore IT Ltd.
Farmore IT provide small business IT support and website development throughout Central Scotland. Farmore were the first Microsoft Accredited Small Business Specialists in Central Scotland and have a wide portfolio of clients employing 2 – 25 staff.
The Financial Times website has recently been redesigned. Everything you’d expect from the FT – and more. Includes searchable archive of articles – many free for a period.
Institute of Directors
The Institute of Directors has a membership of over 60,000 directors and offers a variety of membership benefits
International Coach Federation
US-based non-profit federation promoting standards for coaches and coach training.
LifeMagic – William Barron
William Barron has developed this site to bring personal development information to everyone. A coach and business owner William bases his coaching on core ethics of helping, creativity, loyalty, trust, energy, honesty and fun, allied to strong people skills and lots of PMA.
Mentors Peer Resource Network
The Peer Resources Network (PRN) is a Canadian-based membership-based service provided by Peer Resources, a non-profit, educational corporation, specializing in the development of peer, coach and mentor programs.
Site operated by Hertfordshire TEC providing a useful source of mentoring news and activities
English Courses Britain
An English language course to learn english all day speaking english all day with teachers. Classes, meals and accommodation with teacher. Our maximum of 6 students per teacher will help you improve your english fast
Oxford Brookes University
Oxford Brookes University is one of the first to offer a Masters degree in coaching and mentoring.
Oxford Development Centre – Claudia Herbert
Claudia Herbert of the Oxford Development Centre is a Chartered Psychologist dedicated to bringing psychological approaches into business, to help people achieve better performance, greater fulfilment and professional as well as personal growth.
Professional Associations’ Research Network
Professional Associations’ Research Network is a membership organisation that has been set up with two main aims:
to act as a research facility for professional associations
to be a focal point for networking among professional associations from all sectors
soVirtual offers executive level client administration, secretarial services and project management mostly on a virtual basis. An example of these services available to individuals and teams include Well Being and Balance in Life, Project, Diary and Event Management, Travel Arrangements and a selection of services relating to every day administration that assist you within your business.
The Coaching & Mentoring Network
The Coaching & Mentoring Network is the UK’s leading independent source of information on all aspects of coaching and mentoring.
A large site providing information on a whole range of training and development.
Life Coach Directory
A support network of UK life coaches with information on their training and experience, areas of life coaching, fees and contact details.