Inspiration from ‘The Big House’

It is a wonderful feeling to be able to add value to others and sometimes with pleasure we occasionally support charities or individuals that connect with us. Recently. Chris had the opportunity to talk about ‘The Power To Get Things Done (Whether You Feel Like It Or Not’ at ‘The Big House’ in London.

The Big House works with young people who have been through the care system and are finding life difficult. Their inspirational founder Maggie Norris and her team are committed to unlocking their members’ potential and enabling them to lead positive and fulfilling lives.

The Big House provide a platform for young people to participate in the making of theatre and to have their voices heard. In fact, 30 of their members have provided the acting cast for an incredible hard hitting movie that fingers crossed will be hitting our screens in the next year or two.  Chris was completely blown away by the energy and enthusiasm of many of the young people. Also, saddened to hear of many of their terrible stories. Stories that made you appreciate just how fortunate most of us are and the power of the human spirit to rise above. Also, how much potential lies in young people who may not have the start that we hope for in life.

Here is a photo of a few of the students who stayed behind after the speech. We can learn so much from their energy, vitality and cheeky sense of humour! To find out more about The Big House go to http://thebighouse.uk.com.

BigHouse

 


Follow @Chrisdcooper

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

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 […]

See All News

Chris has been my business coach for over a year and has now helped my team understand the value of talent dynamics. They absolutely loved their time with him and learnt so much about themselves and each other.
I would highly recommend Chris, as he is professional, kind and a genuinely lovely man. He tailored the team day around what we wanted to achieve and showed flexibility when required.
Chris is a valuable asset to any business and an inspiring coach.

Clair McHale, Managing Director Bite Medical Consulting Ltd More Testimonials