I was stuck in a job without any challenges or pressure, and I wanted to take a different path. Through a friend, I had an intake interview and it turned out to be a very nice chat. Captain & Stoker clearly does not opt for a traditional approach with questionnaires and core values et cetera, but really looks at the person in front of them. “Start with the why”, as Simon Sinek puts it so beautifully, and that works for me. I experienced much depth in my career guidance, but in a very jovial, informal way. Our appointments didn’t take place in an office, but in a cozy coffee shop.
Without me feeling like I had an interview or a therapy session, my coach stimulated me to work toward a goal, and she helped me bring out the intrinsic path that was within me. Thanks to her, I have now started a master’s program in environmental science!
Cutting up the pie and taking it on piece by piece
I’ve grown a lot along with and in my company, but after 15 years I needed a change. I did want the same responsibilities and …
Going on an adventure within yourself
I could no longer indulge in my job and left for work reluctantly almost every day. That was my trigger for career guidance at Captain & Stoker. Together with my coach…
No revolution, but evolution
I always envied people who perfectly knew what they wanted to do. I did not. My education hadn’t been easy, which was a tremendous blow to my …