Author Archives: Jolande Koolen

About Jolande Koolen

Jolande is one of Time To Grow Global's Senior Consultants. She specializes in coaching and helps people reach their fullest potential. Join her and the rest of the team on our Time To Grow Global LinkedIn.

Assessment Center Tests: Definitions, Examples, and Preparation Tips

Have you been asked to turn up at an assessment center? If you’ve just aced an interview or applied for an internal promotion, an assessment center is fairly often the next step for recruitment in organizations. They can also be an effective part of your professional development, or even be a proactive step that you yourself take to help develop …  

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Don’t Be Afraid to Ask: The Hardest Coaching Questions Employees Face

For most employees, the trickiest coaching questions often come well before the starting line. In my experience, these are usually ‘what’ questions. “What can a ‘potential coach’ do for me?” and “What does ‘potential coaching’ involve?” Understandable. Not questions most are afraid to ask, by the way, and you’ll find some ans…  

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