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.

Happy Dussehra!
Oct 14th 2021 • 4 min read

Happy Dussehra!

Coacharya wishes its community a Happy Dussehra!  As with most other Hindu festivals, perhaps most festivals across the globe, Dussehra is a systemic event, which…

Existential Coaching Questions and Addressing the Hidden Potential
Oct 7th 2021 • 3 min read

Existential Coaching Questions and Addressing the Hidden Potential

potential  “He whispered, “My precious child, I love you and will never leave you Never, ever, during your trials and testings. When you saw only…

Mahatma Gandhi, the Coach Who Led his Country to Freedom
Sep 30th 2021 • 5 min read

Mahatma Gandhi, the Coach Who Led his Country to Freedom

The Client is the most important visitor on our premises. She is not dependent on us. We are dependent on her. She is not an…

7 Steps to High Performance 
Sep 24th 2021 • 7 min read

7 Steps to High Performance 

  Every one of us is a high performer capable of supporting others around us to perform at a higher level. -Coacharya As a common practice,…

Vipassana: The Awakening
Sep 21st 2021 • 7 min read

Vipassana: The Awakening

For oft, when on my couch I lie In vacant or in pensive mood, They flash upon that inward eye Which is the bliss of...

Can Anyone Be a Coach?
Sep 17th 2021 • 6 min read

Can Anyone Be a Coach?

I am an accidental coach.  If one were to look at my background, I would not have been the best fit to coach. I was…

What Role Does Ancient Wisdom Play in How We Learn Today?
Sep 14th 2021 • 4 min read

What Role Does Ancient Wisdom Play in How We Learn Today?

The word Upanishad, possibly one of the oldest learning systems, can be interpreted as ‘Learning in close proximity to move out of discomfort’. Vedic teaching…

Theory of Everything (Almost) As Related to Coaching
Aug 13th 2021 • 14 min read

Theory of Everything (Almost) As Related to Coaching

At the core of all masterful transpersonal coaching is the generative possibility of partnering clients to discover their true superior Self of purpose and potential....

Is It Inquiry or Leading?
Aug 6th 2021 • 4 min read

Is It Inquiry or Leading?

This article is part of the No Holds Barred weekly column by Ram Ramanathan. After a classroom coaching demo session, a question asked was, ‘You seem…

Awareness in Coaching
Jul 23rd 2021 • 14 min read

Awareness in Coaching

This article is part of the No Holds Barred weekly column by Ram Ramanathan. It’s based on questions we receive during our weekly webinars. Rahul Kumar  In…

Coaching VS Psychotherapy
Jul 20th 2021 • 6 min read

Coaching VS Psychotherapy

This article is part of the No Holds Barred weekly column by Ram Ramanathan. It’s based on questions we receive during our weekly webinars. Anonymous: Why is…

Stages of Coaching
Jul 9th 2021 • 3 min read

Stages of Coaching

This article is part of the No Holds Barred weekly column by Ram Ramanathan. It’s based on questions we receive during our weekly webinars. PK Patry: I…

Why has Mentoring become a bad Word?
Jul 8th 2021 • 3 min read

Why has Mentoring become a bad Word?

Some things lead me to question the intelligence of the human mind. The word ‘Mentor’ has a great tradition. It refers to the goddess of…

Navigating through Coaching
Jul 3rd 2021 • 4 min read

Navigating through Coaching

This article is part of the No Holds Barred weekly column by Ram Ramanathan. It’s based on questions we receive during our weekly webinars. Nick Allen: I...

How to Deal with Emotions in Coaching
Jun 30th 2021 • 5 min read

How to Deal with Emotions in Coaching

This article is part of the No Holds Barred weekly column by Ram Ramanathan. It’s based on questions we receive during our weekly webinars. Jennifer:…