Friday 27 March 2015

Life as Life or death or sustainability

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Alison Smith
Inspiring Change inside and out

Metaphors used in our language are a common theme to my coaching sessions with clients, with those using nature and landscaping your life also a frequent visitor. My most popular blog Making mountains out of molehills is a great example of how the metaphors we use can also provide the solution to the very challenges they're describing. 

Of course organisations have operating metaphors too.

An index of blogs written about the many different tools I use in coaching can be found here.


  1. Nope. Army comes from the word 'armada' which means flotilla. I titled the book to help leaders and organizations see there is a way in which an armada can be flat, even with the need for hierarchy and captains. (

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