Author: Ram Ramanathan

Ram Ramanathan

Ram

Ram is the Founder and a Principal at Coacharya. As the resident Master and mentor coach, Ram oversees and conducts all aspects of coaching and training services offered under the Coacharya banner.

Why executive coaching is suboptimal for corporate needs?
Sep 25th 2020 • 7 min read

Why executive coaching is suboptimal for corporate needs?

Companies pay huge amounts for executive coaching. 80% of companies do not measure returns. 95% of the companies get no returns whatsoever as an organizational...

A Model for Everything
Sep 11th 2020 • 5 min read

A Model for Everything

The Kubler Ross model is often described as the 5 stage model of grief management, through the stages of anger, denial, bargaining, depression, and acceptance....

Be self-aware to avoid being manipulated
Aug 28th 2020 • 6 min read

Be self-aware to avoid being manipulated

I am triggered by Magda’s question to me after watching The Vow. The Vow is a serial on the Raniere cult of Nxivm. Her question…

Beyond Systemic Thinking in Coaching and Team Coaching
Aug 26th 2020 • 15 min read

Beyond Systemic Thinking in Coaching and Team Coaching

Prof. David Clutterbuck will be conducting a mastery webinar on 'The Holistic Coach' soon. In this article, David explores the team and systemic aspects of...

Integration of Individual & Universal Consciousness
Aug 25th 2020 • 3 min read

Integration of Individual & Universal Consciousness

One who experiences the Universe within Self, and the Self in the Universe, is in tune with the Universal energy. Isavasya Upanishad(Texts from the Vedas)...

Who Am I?
Aug 13th 2020 • 5 min read

Who Am I?

Quite often our learners are my teachers. They ask me questions in the webinars and I answer them in a way that seems to satisfy...

Coach’s Credo: 7 SUPREME Mindset Qualities
Jul 28th 2020 • 5 min read

Coach’s Credo: 7 SUPREME Mindset Qualities

A coach’s mindset can be vastly different from the skills identified by the coaching competencies. A coach’s mindset should be one of self-awareness that helps...

Chakras Demystified
Jul 15th 2020 • 5 min read

Chakras Demystified

In an earlier blog on chakras, I spoke of why orthodox Newtonian science cannot comprehend the concept of chakras in the same way that the...

Systemic Coaching – An Overview
Jun 23rd 2020 • 3 min read

Systemic Coaching – An Overview

There is some amount of confusion about what systemic coaching implies. To simplify, let's look at it as coaching both, the individuals and the teams...

Myth of Powerful Questions
Jun 19th 2020 • 4 min read

Myth of Powerful Questions

What else? - What else from what? How do you feel?  - I feel bad that’s why I am here. Can’t you hear me? If...

Art of No Mind Listening
Jun 19th 2020 • 3 min read

Art of No Mind Listening

When we say we listen, do we listen at all? Who do we listen to? Very few I know listen. What they ear goes in...

Where does the Head meet the Heart?
Jun 19th 2020 • 5 min read

Where does the Head meet the Heart?

``Bless me`` one would cry, ``I forgot to wind up my heart this morning…. why, what have you been doing with this mind lately? How...

The Myth of Uncoachable Clients
May 27th 2020 • 4 min read

The Myth of Uncoachable Clients

The conundrum of the uncoachable client (or the untreatable patient or unservable customer) is similar to that of Schrodinger’s Cat in Quantum Mechanics. You don’t...

Reframing the Mind
May 21st 2020 • 11 min read

Reframing the Mind

Perhaps I have said this before, and if yes, it is worth repeating that all coaching is about reframing client perceptions in the mind. A...

Is It Therapy? Is It Coaching? Does It Matter?
May 15th 2020 • 8 min read

Is It Therapy? Is It Coaching? Does It Matter?

The following article by Elias Aboujaoude, MD is reproduced here in the interests of the coaching profession (See original publication here) Elias Aboujaoude, MD, is a psychiatrist and author based...