Posts by Jo Fitzgerald

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Nine lessons I learnt from teaching that apply to all teams  

I started my professional career as a primary school teacher. It remains one of the most challenging and rewarding things I have ever done.  I worked with some amazingly innovative and creative teachers who were…

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Collaborating, co-creating, cooperating – tips for working together

In my experience, working productively alongside other people always gets a better result than working in isolation. That doesn’t mean working with others is always easy – in fact it is often quite hard!  But,…

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Coaching – it’s all about you!  What do you want to achieve?

I’ve had a couple of conversations in the past few weeks about how coaching can help people.  I work with people who come to coaching for a whole range of reasons.  Some of them are…

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Who’s on your ‘board’?

One of the things I talk with my coaching clients about is identifying the key people who provide them with support to be successful. I’ve heard this called lots of things: a support network, a…