Chapter eight

Being and becoming masterful


Now we will explore the nature of masterful coaching practice and the experience of being, play, not knowing, impartiality, holding and flow. Also, how the faculties of intention, intuition, imagination and integrity emerge together with qualities such as compassion to inform the presence of the masterful coach.


We seem to look everywhere else for the key to mastery except in our own hands.

You and no one else hold the key to your masterful practice right here, right now; the master key is already in your hands

• Ending the search •

The more we try to coach, the less our success. Mastery is found when you realise that there is nothing more you need to find. Mastery is the confidence and self-reliance ...

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