Ann Collins - executive coach and language school owner | S2E3

Ann Collins - executive coach and language school owner | S2E3

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About the Episode

Key Topics

What happens when executives and senior leaders start receiving coaching. Moving from 'to-do list' goals to transformational goals. Volunteering adventures from providing care in a rest home to advising on education policy in Nepal. Moving to France and starting an English language school. Starting and abandoning a PhD in girls' education. Learning to build rapport.

Recorded 9 February 2022

Episode Digest

Ann's squiggly career

The Red Thread

Decisive moments

Synthesising for strength

How Ann likes to learn

Reflections on practice

Stuff We Mentioned



Audio Highlights

Episode appetiser - The impact of changing how you think about yourself (22 sec)


Ann explains girl's education to a 10 year old (55 sec)


The life changing experience Ann would gift to another person (46 sec)


Why coaching should be part of a teacher's toolkit (43 sec)


The nature of coaching (25 sec)


About Ann Collins

Ann Collins is an Executive and Leadership Coach who helps successful senior leaders to get clarity on their next career steps, uplevel their thinking and transition into new roles with confidence and ease. She taught at Bedford Prep School for a number of years and has since worked across the world in education, teaching and consulting. She has a language school for adults in France and trained as a coach a few years ago. She now works with clients internationally, in Switzerland, the US, the UK and France, specializing in one to one executive coaching, team coaching and leadership development.

Connect with Ann

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