News From ACTO

President’s Message: March 2021

"If you're always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be." – Maya Angelou As we celebrate, recognize, and honour the International Women’s Day (March 8th), we invite you to take some time out to reflect on what might it mean to honour the feminine in these times and within the field of Coach training? Culturally and contextually, the idea of feminine might differ, and all genders possess feminine aspects [...]

By |March 2nd, 2021|Categories: ACTO|Comments Off on President’s Message: March 2021

President’s Message: February 2021

“The greatest danger in times of turbulence is not the turbulence – it is to act with yesterday’s logic.” - Peter Drucker. Greetings and Happy New Year! Did you miss us in January? We did miss sharing about ACTO and all that is happening behind the scenes. 2021 promises to be an exciting year at ACTO but first, let us acknowledge the journey that 2020 has been. While 2020 was an unimaginably tough year, ACTO [...]

By |January 25th, 2021|Categories: ACTO|Comments Off on President’s Message: February 2021

President’s Message: December 2020

As I near the final half of my two-year presidency, I am thinking about my journey with ACTO and the highlights of my 10+ years of membership in this outstanding organization. What prompted me to join ACTO and attend an ACTO Conference? A mentor told me about this amazing conference where I could connect with other coach trainers, including many of the leaders in the field, and learn strategies to improve my first CCEU training [...]

By |December 9th, 2020|Categories: ACTO|Comments Off on President’s Message: December 2020

President’s Message: November 2020

Coach Training and Neurodiversity When searching the terms “Coaching and Neuroscience” on Google, it is easy to find pages of coach training programs that include concepts of neuroscience to teach coaches how to work more effectively with clients. What I noticed was the lack of information on how to teach adult students who are neurodiverse, have learning difficulties or executive function challenges. As a trainer who specializes in neurodiversity, I have skills and strategies at [...]

By |November 11th, 2020|Categories: ACTO, Coach Training, Coach Training Research|Comments Off on President’s Message: November 2020

President’s Message: October 2020

Slow Down Your Train, Please! It's October and I am still wondering what happened to September! Have you ever felt as though you were on a speeding train and realized that it was impossible to enjoy the scenery? Or in today's virtual world, feel like your head is literally attached to your computer screen? As coaches and trainers, most of us have the good fortune to work virtually. However, to keep our businesses growing, we [...]

By |October 14th, 2020|Categories: ACTO, Coach Training, Effective Coaching|Comments Off on President’s Message: October 2020
Go to Top