Entries by Malaysian Coaches

Get More With Less

By Lee Hwai Tah Chong is a restaurant owner selling noodles. His business was doing great for a few years until a new competitor opened a similar noodle shop nearby. Desperate to win back his former customers, Chong reacted by expanding his menu to include more variety of food beyond noodles. He created more attractive […]

Turning a Foe to an Ally

Turning a Foe into an Ally Q:  I just “parachuted” into a senior position of a subsidiary company.   What this means is that I did not have to go through the mill but just landed in this high poistion on top of many others. While this is a compliment that I have the trust […]

Negotiating Positively

Question: I am the type of person that does not feel comfortable confronting people, especially when it comes to facing them during meetings to work out any kind of deals – whether it is about a pay rise, better business terms and/or staff disciplinary issues. Somehow deep in me, I do not like the process of […]

6th Annual General Meeting

NOTICE OF 6th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 6th Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Association of Certified Coaches (MACC) will be held as follows : Date:                14 March 2015 (Sat) Time:               0930 – 1130 hours Venue:             Level 11, Wisma HELP, Jalan Dungun, Bukit Damansara, Kuala Lumpur Dress Code:     Smart Casual

Are you Genuine or Full of Yourself?

Dr. Michael Heah Question: There is a battle going on in my mind as to whether living in righteousness to speak the truth in all instances is better than compromising my values and principles to tell half-truths to protect people’s interests. I ask this because it appears that my righteousness is not paying off. People are […]

Information that Leads to Transformation

by HT LEE We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover within themselves.” ~ Galileo Galilei That is a burden in my heart to share principles that I believe would make a profound impact to people’s lives. Principles that changed my life, how I see and experience life and everything. But sharing deep […]

Own Your Thoughts or You Will Be Owned By Others

by VICKS KANAGASINGAM Positive thoughts fuel your happiness. Negative thoughts fuel your sadness. Our feelings changes throughout the day – happy or sad/anger based on how we manage our thoughts that directly manages our “passion”, directly shown in our “actions” – that produces the “outcome”. It’s important to quickly identify the type of thoughts you […]

You Are The Leader of Your Own Life

by JERI XIE Yes, you heard it right. Believe it or not, everyone is a leader. You are the leader of your own life and it is a matter of choice. You wake up one morning and realize there is no toothpaste left. You check with your wife and she says: “Sorry honey, no more […]

The Compassionate Coach: From Empathy to Compassion (Part 1 of 2)

by NADEGE ESTEBAN-FRUTOS Empathy means: “putting yourself in the other person’s shoes” or “seeing things through someone else’s eyes.” As a coach, undoubtedly, empathy helps us to build a deep, trustful and safe connection with our coachee. By sharpening our ‘people acumen’, it also allows us to understand and be attuned to others’ feeling and thinking.