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Rob Kemp (coach and expert on authenticity)
Episode 3030th April 2024 • The Coach's Backpack • David Lowe
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This week, Dr Rob Kemp, an expert on authenticity, tells us:

  • Why he contemplates going naked
  • How to get a quick start in a coaching engagement
  • How to identify someone who doesn’t value coaching early in your relationship
  • What emotional labour is and why it matters
  • What factors he uses to measure the impact of his coaching
  • The display rules of the coaching profession
  • The similarities between plumbers and coaches
  • The towering presence he would like to take with him and emulate
  • The selection box that helps define the kind of coach you are
  • Why he feels  strong bond with people he’s never met
  • ... and much more.

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Rob is a qualified and experienced Coach, a Doctor of Coaching & Mentoring, (2021) holding an MSc in Coaching & Mentoring (2013), and a post-graduate certificate in coaching (2005). You can read more about Rob's doctoral research here.

Coaching experience in life sciences, public sector, commercial organisations, higher education, not-for-profit and voluntary organisations.

Rob is CEO of EngageCoach, and founder of Purple Patch Coaching. 

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