Claire writes: “When Twitter was in its infancy, I met a US coach online. We had much in common and quite soon, we met at Platform 9 ¾ at Kings Cross station in London in order to share learning and deliver some training together. I’m delighted that J Val Hastings are I are now friends. We had a great conversation together in last week’s podcast at the Coaching Inn about what is mastery.  And we started by talking about Harry Potter!

In the film, Harry Potter and his friends have the courage to push a luggage trolley directly at a wall in Kings Cross station, trusting that it won’t be a crash and that it will go through the wall. Isn’t that what mastery in coaching and other conversations is about? It’s about having the confidence to push somewhere, believing that something will break through.”

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