What are we up to?

Book of the week: We are reading “Bringing out the best in everyone you coach” by Ginger Lapid-Bogda. Movie of the week: Jack Reacher. Reason: Expect the unexpected and have a plan E… New programme: Pursuit of passion. Don’t “flat-line”, rather have “wow” moments. Song of the week: “All I … Continue reading

This week at PAC

Book of the week: We are reading “Reading the Room: Group Dynamics for Coaches and Leaders” by David Kantor Movie of the week: Coach Carter Reason: Innovative coaching with a positive end in mind Song of the week: “Ode to Joy” by Beethoven Campaigns: FOCUS: in its 2nd phase…new champions … Continue reading

Telephone Etiquette

A good read on Telephone Etiquette by Hanrie Hill Telephone Etiquette should be a compulsory subject at school level. It is one of the most frustrating things to try and talk to someone on the phone who: Does not listen. Eats, yawns or sneezes. Speaks too softly or “swallows” their … Continue reading

“Spirit of Ubuntu”

Pro-Active Communications is embracing the “Spirit of Ubuntu” with BIBC Martin Luther King Jr said: “I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be, and you can never be what you ought to be until I am what I ought to be…” … Continue reading

Individual Coaching

Hanrie Hill has been my coach for the past year. I have found Hanrie’s coaching instrumental in my development as well as my ability to successfully manage my branch. Hanrie has a natural approach focusing on that which is relevant at the time, whether it is work related or of … Continue reading

Hanrie Hill praat – Kommunikasie

  Kommunikasie: Verwarring en verdwaling in vertaling Hoekom is kommunikasie so ingewikkeld? As ons dit ontleed: ons kommunikeer elke dag, gemiddeld tussen 160 en 200 woorde per minuut. Met tye meer, veral as ons rooi in die nek word. ‘n Mens sal veralgemeen, omdat ons dit heeldag doen, behoort kommunikasie … Continue reading