Links

Welcome to our links page. In this section you can view our collection of links and sites we recommend.

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International Coach Federation

The International Coach Federation (ICF) is the largest worldwide resource for professional coaches. They are a nonprofit organisation formed by individual members-professionals who practice coaching, including Executive Coaches, Leadership Coaches, Life Coaches and many more, from around the world.

They formed in 1995 and today the ICF is the leading global organisation, with over 15,000 members, dedicated to advancing the coaching profession by setting high professional standards, providing independent certification, and building a network of credentialed coaches. They exist to support and advance the coaching profession through programs and standards supported by our members and to be an authoritative source on coaching information and research for the public.

http://www.coachfederation.org/

 

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EMCC

The European Mentoring & Coaching Council (EMCC) exists to promote good practice and the expectation of good practice in mentoring and coaching across Europe.

They are a pan-European Council that consists of representatives from 18 national EMCC's plus direct members in countries where a local EMCC does not yet exist.

http://www.emccouncil.org/

 

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Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM)

ILM is Europe’s leading management organisation. ILM partners with more than 80,000 individuals and organisations each year to help them fulfil their potential and achieve success through its wide range of flexible leadership and management development solutions.

From industry-leading qualifications and membership services to specialist learning resources, all ILM products and services are built on in-depth research and benchmarked against best practice standards. Supporting a fast-growing community of over 30,000 practising leaders and managers, ILM’s membership services are designed to provide ongoing continuing professional development throughout every stage of a manager’s career.

Backed by an in depth programme of thought leadership research, ILM operates internationally, improving leadership and management skills, knowledge and outputs across all sectors, from corporate finance to the armed forces.

www.i-l-m.com

 

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 JMJ Associates

The School of Coaching is part of JMJ Associates – supporting clients transformation to operational excellence including safety, reliability, capital projects and community development.

http://www.jmj.com 

 

Effective  Coaching

Effective Coaching

A pragmatic and passionate guide that establishes the many benefits of coaching in order to create a working environment for individuals and organisations to ensure that both fulfill their full potential.

Copies of Effective Coaching can be purchased from Amazon where you can also read customer reviews:

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Effective-Coaching-Lessons-Coaches-Coach/dp/1587991721

 

Apecs

Association For Professional Executive Coaching

The Association for Professional Executive Coaching and Supervision (APECS) is the professional body for executive coaching and for the supervision of executive coaches.

http://www.apecs.org/

 

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Fifty Lessons

Fifty Lessons is a leading business learning company. We produce world-class educational content, products, and services for global business audiences.

We own the world’s leading digital library of business learning content: 1200 short, high-impact video lessons, featuring more than 200 of the world’s best known global CEOs, including a growing number of Chinese and Indian business leaders.

Our content is used in a wide range of the world’s most successful learning products, including in Harvard Business School Publishing’s “Manage Mentor” as well as in our own premium multi-platform learning solutions. We also license our business content to leading media organizations.

Our head offices in Boston and Beijing, a sales network that extends to 50 countries, and a highly motivated team that bring a unique mix of US, European, and China experience in the media and learning industries.

http://www.50lessons.com/

 
DirectGov

Career & Development Loans

A Professional and Career Development Loan could help you pay for learning that enhances your job skills or career prospects. It’s a bank loan, so you’ll have to pay it back once you’ve left your course. However, you don’t pay interest for the period when you’re in learning.

http://www.direct.gov.uk