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.

Coaching, what it is and what it is not?
Oct 11th 2018 • 4 min read

Coaching, what it is and what it is not?

Coaching is partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential. International Coach Federation What...

Why Systemic Leadership Coaching?
Sep 9th 2018 • 5 min read

Why Systemic Leadership Coaching?

When infinity leaves the infinite the infinite still remains full. Isa VasyaUpanishad circa 3000 BCE Think hologram when you think of a system. However you...

Mastery Studio
Jul 11th 2018 • 2 min read

Mastery Studio

In the last three months, three of our alumni graduated to MCC credentials! John Serrao did it in July, Arvind Agarwal and Gopalji Mehrotra earlier….

Coaching the Confused Generation
Jun 21st 2018 • 6 min read

Coaching the Confused Generation

The millennial generation and ones that follow are gifted. They are idealistic, passionate and unbelieving in limitations imposed by society on them. These generations can...

Polarity Workshops In India in July 2018
Jun 11th 2018 • 1 min read

Polarity Workshops In India in July 2018

Barry Johnson and Bosco Dmello presented the Polarity concept during the Coacharya International Coaching Week Colloquium 2018. This concept is very powerful and I use...

Existential Universe Mapper (EUM) – Individual Certification in Bangalore, India
Jun 11th 2018 • 1 min read

Existential Universe Mapper (EUM) – Individual Certification in Bangalore, India

I found the Existential Universe Mapper (EUM) framework relevant to coaching both at the individual and system level. Integrating this vertical assessment with the horizontal framework...

Jungian Approaches in Coaching
May 27th 2018 • 5 min read

Jungian Approaches in Coaching

Until you make the unconscious conscious, it will direct your life and you will call it fate. Carl Jung Though we refer to Jungian approach...

Self in Coaching
May 20th 2018 • 6 min read

Self in Coaching

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change. Carl Rogers The space between self-awareness and self-deception...

Constellations in Coaching
May 17th 2018 • 5 min read

Constellations in Coaching

In all chaos there is a cosmos. In all disorder a secret order. Carl Jung I recently had the opportunity to review John Whittington’s book,...

Is Executive Coaching Different From Life Coaching?
Apr 23rd 2018 • 4 min read

Is Executive Coaching Different From Life Coaching?

All coaching becomes life coaching after the first session. Coaching Cliche Many people thinking about our coach training program as well as many coaching clients...

Empowering Relationship
Apr 20th 2018 • 3 min read

Empowering Relationship

The state of empathy, or being empathic, is to perceive the internal frame of reference of another with accuracy and with the emotional components and...

Mindless Presence
Apr 12th 2018 • 3 min read

Mindless Presence

Presence is absence. At the height of masterful coaching all you witness is a dance that the client leads. Coach is mindless and invisible. Ram...

Awareness in Coach and Client
Apr 7th 2018 • 3 min read

Awareness in Coach and Client

No problem can be solved at the same level of consciousness that created it. Albert Einstein If we look at coaching as a learning journey,...

GROW is not just a model – it is a process framework
Apr 4th 2018 • 5 min read

GROW is not just a model – it is a process framework

Coaching focuses on future possibilities, not past mistakes. Sir John Whitmore Many are taught to look at GROW as a model. I think it’s more...

Emotional Intelligence
Mar 20th 2018 • 5 min read

Emotional Intelligence

When asked which do you love, cats or dogs, what do you say? I love dogs I love cats I love them both! Several studies…