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CCMI has been at the forefront of developments in coaching for more than 40 years. Our rigorously evidence-based approach is based on a continuous stream of research into good practice. We support both professional independent coaches and coaches within organisations, in their journey towards coaching mastery. We also support organisations in creating sustainable coaching cultures and in selecting competent external coaching resources.


  • Release the potential of talented employees
  • Align employees with corporate goals
  • Empower employees to take responsibility for their own career and personal development
  • Improve productivity and performance
  • Create a key characteristic of high performing teams and organisations

Areas covered:

  • External Professional Coach Programmes
  • Internal Client Coaching Service & Courses
  • Client Supervision Services & Courses
  • Team Coaching Courses
  • Consultancy

WHAT Is Coaching?

Professor David Clutterbuck explains what Coaching is about.


Your well-being as a coach

How well do each of the following statements describe you? Score yourself from 1 (not like me at all) to 5 (just like me).

Part A

  • Q1I tend to take more responsibility for my clients’ choices and decisions than I should

  • Q2I often feel mentally drained after coaching

  • Q3I don’t have enough time for me

  • Q4I take a while to get over setbacks

  • Q5I struggle to find the joy in life

Our free content is available to everyone. It includes a limited range of Blogs, Videos and Briefing Papers on key topics and the latest trends. If you want to expand your knowledge even further, or support your development or business with up-to-date information and research, sign up for a FREE TRIAL to gain access to the full content of over 500 blogs, briefing papers and videos within our resource library.

Membership with CCMI allows affordable access to over 500 blogs, briefing papers, videos and more from Professor David Clutterbuck. It’s regularly updated to keep you at the leading edge of coaching & mentoring.


Our courses are aimed at both ‘External’ professional coaches & mentors and ‘Internal’ coaches & mentors for client organisations such as business leaders, managers, staff & HR professionals. All coaching & mentoring by CCMI and its network partners is compliant with the International Standards for Mentoring Programmes in Employment.


Check out our recommended range of books to complement CCMI’s programmes and services. Based on extensive research, many of them have been written by Professor David Clutterbuck and many co-edited or contributed to by other CCMI members.