Tag Archives: Personal Growth

Executive Coaching vs. Life Coaching – What’s the real difference?

By: Patrick D. Goonan Pat is a 25+ year veteran in business who has been employed by such well-known companies as Merck, Xerox, Oracle, PeopleSoft and VMware.  He earned his Masters of Psychology at John F. Kennedy University and also … Continue reading

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What are your favorite personality assessment tests for career coaching?

In working with career clients, my two favorite personality tests are the Myers-Briggs and the Enneagram.  Together, they tend to cross validate and they also yield a high quality  information that is relatively comprehensive with respect to basic temperament and … Continue reading

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An introduction to applying the integral model in executive coaching and organizational development

By: Patrick Goonan In general,  an unconditional attitude of friendliness toward yourself as a condition for deep transformation is indispensable. Also, it is important to have skillful needs to work with your past conditioning.  Skillful means can includes things like cognitive … Continue reading

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Higher Education offering diminishing value A good article from the Economist on the state of higher education.  Why can’t we get this right?  We used to be number one is this area and now we are somewhere at around 23.  … Continue reading

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If you wish to succeed …

If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius. Joseph Addison It’s interesting how the most powerful things are often the most simple.  This … Continue reading

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Understanding Integral Coaching – an introduction (Part 1)

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