|Emily Davidson, coach and friend
|Emily at sea with her two boys
"As an effective coach I will blend skills of questioning, listening, observation and feedback to create conversation rich in insight and learning. You, as the coachee, will experience a focus and attention on your own circumstances that helps you develop greater awareness and understanding."
2) I shouldn't feel ashamed of having a non-career-centric view; life is a messy beast and I should accept that freelancing and writing have enabled me to spend more time with my family
3) I'm free to re-frame success on my own terms; I should recognise I've improved as a writer and tried new things
4) Voluntary work is an important part of the mix; it makes me feel useful and positive
5) There is no time-limit on exploring new opportunities