Have you come across major challenges at work or in your personal life? Would you like to discover new paths or simply regain peace? Are you caught up in a conflict? Would you like to optimize the cooperation and performance within your team, or the collaboration with other teams? Do you feel a disconnect with your co-workers, do you want to work more efficiently and effectively? Would you like to strengthen your leadership skills?
BlueCoaching partners with other coaches covering different backgrounds and expertise and is an active member of NOBCO (Dutch Association of Professional Coaches), acknowledged by the European Mentoring & Coaching Council (EMCC). After an initial interview, we will decide if BlueCoaching works for you or if any other coach better suits your needs.
BlueCoaching specializes in guiding:
- clients who want to use their talents and qualities to make dreams come true
- conflict situations
- executives in organizations who want to strengthen their role and who want to improve (team) connections and overall performance
About me (Patrick Schoenmakers)
The focus of my approach is the development of individuals and teams leading to concrete progress. I am advocating a practical and intuitive approach. The key to this successful concept is the recognition and development of talents with a focus on empowerment of individuals and teams.
“Passion, optimism and a down-to-earth approach are the cornerstones in my coaching practice”
I have gained extensive experience and expertise in working with people. During my long history in higher education, as a member of the management team, I have been responsible for international relations. In addition, I hold many years of experience in educating, training and coaching students and communication with a wide and diverse audience. My passion is realizing and strengthening the connection between people through recognition of qualities.
In addition to taking part in workshops and training programs on intuitive entrepreneurship and organizational constellations I have completed a NOBCO (Dutch association of professional coaches) certified studies professional coaching. After completing my academic studies in both Sociology and Economics I have been working as a Management Consultant for 7 years. I consulted in the fields of Quality Management, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management. Furthermore, I specialized in Leadership and Organizational Behavior. Next to my job at Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, I am an Executive Board member of the Network of International Business Schools, as Vice President responsible for accreditations.