Hans Valkenburg is an interim professional in organizational change. His challenge was to increase his effectiveness as a leader for the purpose of developing stronger teams.
Frederique de Jong is manager on a University of Applied Sciences and in leading her team of professionals she wanted to gain more clarity and overview in order to focus more on strategy and long-term goals.
Executive Coaching from Marijne for my next career step. The results from the coaching were a broad scale of techniques, when it comes to managing teams. This improved my way of delegating and motivating team members, and even others. Marijne is thorough and quick in understanding. She’s also capable of offering several matching techniques to overcome certain obstacles. I feel comfortable recommending Marijne to others in a similar leadership position, as I am very satisfied with the way she coached me.
Ik heb Marijne leren kennen in een tijd dat het echt nodig was. Wat ze deed was echt geweldig. Marijne luistert heel goed, haar kennis en manier van werken: ze weet precies wat ze moet doen om je weer op het goede spoor te krijgen. Met haar hulp heb ik de weg naar een positieve toekomst terug weten te vinden. De effecten waren: een boost in mijn zelfvertrouwen en een groter gevoel van vrijheid, als professional en als persoon.
Concrete results from the coaching are that I make more conscious choices. First I look at the workload of a certain task and determine whether this task is necessary. Marijne is very competent and offers a safe environment. There is a lot of room for personal input. She filters the problem and offers a certain exercise. I received tools to actually make the steps to implement my actions.
Marijne is attentive and cares for the needs of her client. Her advices help me to improve my non-verbal communication. The advices that she gives are practical and effective. I would certainly recommend Marijne to everyone who is seeking for advices to improve their non-verbal communication.
Marijne really knew what she was talking about. She is professional and intelligent and her presence, attitude and approach are really great. She is also very proficient in the English language which really helped during our sessions. Marijne made me realize what i should focus on in order to make me happy and to get the best out of myself. I would definitely recommend her to my colleagues.
Marijne begeleidde me in een executive coachtraject tijdens een van mijn interim-opdrachten. Zij deelde nadrukkelijk de verantwoordelijkheid voor het resultaat van coaching, maar had de regie op het ontwikkelproces tegelijkertijd wel duidelijk in handen. Marijne is een senior professional met een snel goed begrip van de coachvraagcontext en de mogelijkheden die zij kan bieden voor ondersteuning die het verschil maakt. Met haar heb ik mogen leren dat mijn handelingsperspectief in complexe situaties veel groter is dan ik mij zelf kon voorstellen.
In the coaching sessions she really helps you sharpen your learning goals and she provides a lot of guidance in reaching those goals. Marijne is very capable of adapting to the needs of the client, by combining theory with a large variety of practical exercises and experiments. I highly recommend Marijne, if you are looking to develop your professional and/or personal skills.
With professional curiosity and an open and authentic approach, Marijne brought up exactly those questions that needed to be addressed in order to be able to move on. She accomplishes this with a wide knowledge, with creativity and energy, and moreover with a practical perspective. Together with an excellent coach like Marijne you van make progress, more quickly, more effectively and with concrete results. And that’s what counts.
Right energy, good balance between talking, exercises, theory and explanation of the business side of the working world. Dear Marijne, thanks for your guidance! I have learned a lot and the coaching was a good mix between thinking about myself and exercises of real life situations. I appreciate your involvement!
Marijne’s coaching style is practical and result-oriented. She coaches in-the-moment and deals with issues in a is very versatile manner by designing custom-made experiments and assignments. As a result of the coaching I notice I am more aware of myself. I listen more to my gut feeling and I make different choices. Marijne is empowering, positive and is a confidence booster.
The return of investment is roughly a 1000%. I am very excited to notice the ripple effect of the coaching process: it is measurable throughout the whole company! Very excited.
Marijne provided new insights by letting me take a step back and looking at topics from an alternative angle. She helped me in setting personal as well as professional goals. She creates a very open atmosphere, in which you immediately feel at home. Through listening, asking the right questions and leaves the thinking up to me. If you are looking for growth in your personal or professional life and want to establish concrete actions, Marijne is the one to contact!
Marijne is an excellent coach! Words to describe her: kind, clear, focussed, motivating, witty and creative. She understands her profession as a coach very well. Are you looking for an energetic and relaxted coach – choose Marijne!
Marijne quickly manages to create an atmosphere of trust, that had a positive effect on my learning curve. Moreover, her practical approach gave me direct tools to apply the learnings in practice.
‘Break the barrier’ reflects how I experienced the coaching sessions with Marijne. I had the pleasure of working with Marijne on refining personal goals, setting clear actions and she coached me superbly in applying new techniques to change certain perspectives. Marijne has the ability to quickly connect as a person/coach, she creates a open and warm environment and turns thoughts into actions that support personal and professional growth. I highly recommend Marijne as an Executive Coach.
Her guidance has enabled me to discover my required progressions and to recognise and deal with potential pitfalls. Her coaching is enjoyable and worthwhile. I would highly recommend Marijne to anyone who is in need of a boost in their personal skills.