What Happens to Personality During the Post-Conventional Stages of Maturity

Many of us wander through life within the conventional stages of maturity, often shaped by group norms and familial influences. Dr. Julia Kukard, Chief Knowledge Officer at Aephoria, points out that, surprisingly, only 20% of people actually progress past conventional stages to exist within the post-conventional stages of maturity, often only later in life. During…

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How to Cultivate Leader Development Through Coaching

In the heart of today’s corporate landscape lies a silent crisis. 37% of leaders – specifically corporates – rely on a rigid “win-lose” mentality (Cook-Greuter, 2000), believing that certainty can be engineered through technical know-how. Yet this approach lacks crucial ingredients – namely relationship and empathy – and bubbles over to limit their impact on…

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The Enneagram Centres: How to Integrate Body, Heart, and Mind Through Coaching

Overthinking without ever taking action. Ignoring your physical health to prioritise your career. Withdrawing from friends and family. These detrimental behaviours (and many others like them) can be traced back to an imbalance in the three Enneagram centres: body, heart, and mind.  Ultimately, each centre needs to fulfil its role and remain distinctive. Each centre…

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The Path to Progress: How to Help Your Clients Overcome Stuckness

Stuckness occurs when we get stuck in an old recipe for life when the context for our life has changed. It’s a generally non-pathological state that can continue for years, even decades, that we may not notice until it becomes painful as we start losing relevance and traction. And yet, don’t coax yourself into believing…

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How Maturity Unlocks Measurable ROI in Your Enneagram Coaching Practice

Struggling to stand out in an oversaturated market populated with Enneagram coaches? It may be time to integrate maturity into your Enneagram coaching and facilitate a richer, more comprehensive journey of self-awareness and growth for your clients. And, for yourself. Current Challenges in the Enneagram Coaching Landscape The Enneagram personality assessment is becoming increasingly popular.…

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Aephoria and teaching the Enneagram in South Africa

In this episode of the International Enneagram Association podcast, Milton Stewart speaks with Lucille Greeff from Aephoria, who is the honored podcast room sponsor for this years’ IEA conference. Lucille shares what she does and the work they do at Aephoria. She also discusses how they connect to the Enneagram world within South Africa. “This…

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