The 360 Within© – Applying the Arts to your Coaching Practice – with Guest Host Steven Morris & Guests Owen Ó Súilleabháin & John Schuster

Be it coaching an executive, coaching a manager, or coaching a team, there’s no mistaking that coaching is an essential path to human and leadership growth. But not all coaching is equal, and not all coaches are alike. Whether someone is being coached for development or for performance, the need for good and diverse styles of coaching is more vital than ever.

The discipline of coaching revels in its complexity. It resides at the confluence of many streams of enquiry—mindfulness, psychology, leadership theory, peak performance research, to name a few.

One field of human endeavor largely ignored in the teaching of coaching is that of the Arts and the Humanities. Owen Ó Súilleabháin is an artist who works in the world of organizational leadership and has recently teamed up with a great elder of the coaching community John Schuster to provide a virtual sandbox for coaches to come and play – an experience designed to foster, encourage and share – coaches with coaches – how the Arts have influenced them as people and professionals – how they use the arts to renew themselves and to enrich the client experience.

This episode will be airing live on 11th February 2022 at 8am(PT)/11am(EST)/4pm(GMT). To listen live or later from the archive please visit

More about guests Owen Ó Súilleabháin & John Schuster:

Owen Ó Súilleabháin is a singer, composer, speaker and leadership coach.

He draws on his experience in the performing arts, on his academic background in philosophy, Greek and Roman civilizations, International Relations and the wisdom of Celtic and ancient culture to liberate creativity in individuals and organizations.

He has had the honor of working with some of the great leaders in the world of the artis such as director Steven Spielberg, actor Russell Crowe, violinist Nigel Kennedy, The Chieftains and poet David Whyte and with organizations such as ebay, Boston College, the Stanford Storytelling Project and COLLINS.

In 2018, Owen co-founded The Studio, an organization that inspires leadership, innovation and culture-change through the experience and the inspiration of artistry.

In 2020, he established Dámh Imeall – the (h)Edge School, an online community of curiosity and experience, providing virtual workshops and courses in Celtic wisdom with his mother Nóirín Ní Riain and his brother Mícheál Moley Ó Súilleabháin.

John Schuster teaches leadership coaching at Columbia University and at the Hudson Institute of Coaching. He has an MA in literature and an MA in psychology from Saybrook University’s Jungian studies program. He has had a business for leadership development for over three decades  He is the author of five books and a coach and mentor to corporate executives and non-profit leaders. He is also a grandfather ,a gardener, and he sings when he can find someone to listen. 

This episode will be airing live on 11th February 2022 at 8am(PT)/11am(EST)/4pm(GMT). To listen live or later from the archive please visit

More about Guest Host Steven Morris:

Steven Morris is a brand & culture advisor, author, speaker, and artist. He works with business leaders to create organizational integrity, evolved leaders, connected cultures & unignorable brands. Over his 25+ years in business he’s worked with more than 3,000 business leaders at 250+ global & regional companies, including: Samsung, Sony, Habitat for Humanity, Amazon, International Trademark Association, NFL, & MLB. His latest book ‘The Beautiful Business’ (published by Conscious Capitalism Press) focuses on how businesses of all sizes can build integrity, belonging & magnetism through their brand & cultures. Through his widely read blog (25k+ subscribers) & as a contributing writer to Retail Observer, Business Week, Brand Week, Conscious Company Magazine, Communication Arts, HOW Magazine & MarketingProfs, Steve writes about the intersection of brand, culture, business & innovation. He is also an acclaimed artist with his work featuring in galleries across the US.

This episode will be airing live on 11th February 2022 at 8am(PT)/11am(EST)/4pm(GMT). To listen live or later from the archive please visit

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