Latha BN

Latha BN

ACC(ICF), Leadership Coach, Certified Firewalk Instructor

An Organization Development (OD) and Appreciative Inquiry (AI) Practitioner, Latha is an Associate Certified Coach from ICF certified Coach and is certified with Erickson Coaching International. She is also certified in Coaching for Personal Mastery by Hans Tendam, TASSO University and Executive Coaching Skills for High Performance by Alliance University. She has undergone the journey of Human Processes that works on interpersonal relations and group dynamics with the Human & Institutional Development (HID) Forum and Indian Society for Applied Behavioural Sciences (ISABS), part of National Training Laboratory (NTL), VA. An accredited Firewalk Instructor working on goals and people capacities also using Glasswalk, Board/Brick break, Arrow Snap & Rebar Bending along with other experiential methodologies, she is certified in Adult Learning Techniques & Trainer Core Competencies by Dale Carnegie Institute.

She has accreditations to administer and interpret the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI - Step I & Step II), the Fundamental Interpersonal Relationship Orientation Behaviour (FIRO-B) instruments certified by the Asianic Psychologists Press, DISC Profiling by Thomas Assessments International and SOSIE Profiling by Pearson.

She is a Gestalt and Neuro-Linguistic-Programming (NLP) Practitioner certified by Master Trainer Dr. Richard McHugh who has worked with John Grinder and Richard Bandler, the founders of NLP. She is an Integrated Clinical Hypnotherapist (ICHt) certified by the California Hypnotherapy Institute journeying with people to look into the conscious as well as subconscious processes for growth and empowerment.

Latha BN

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Experience & Background

Having worked with individuals and teams at all levels; she has designed and executed customized/need-based Small Group programs and/or Large Group Interventions for various Organizations in Organization Development using a combination of Outdoor Experiential Learning methodologies and/or Class-Room sessions, Coaching, Psychometrics and Concept Inputs that follow interactive and iterative methodologies. Proficient in Facilitation Skills she has been a part of Dr. Stephen R Covey’s “Overcoming Challenges in Todays Times” seminar.

Fidelity, Microsoft, ITC, GE, Allegis Group, Titan, Michellin, Maharaja Whiteline, GCI, Oracle, Trilogy, GlaxoSmithKline, Nike, Freudenberg, Tata-AIG, AMD, IBM, Robert Bosch, Edumedia, Madura Garments, Bharti AIRTEL, SAIL and Helpage India to name a few, are clients who she has worked with, in the areas of Organization Development, Leadership Development, Understanding and Development of Self and Others, On-boarding, Team Bonding & Enhancement, Communication, Competition, Beliefs and Change Management among others.

Having been working since 1994, she has been into Operations & Channel Management for five years and the rest in the field of HR and Learning & Development (L&D) involving People Development Initiatives and also partnering with various organizations for delivering workshops and development modules apart from her own. Academically, she is a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Mount Carmel Institute of Management, and a Bachelor of Arts with Psychology as the field of interest.

Latha loves exploring the Outdoors and Nature apart from music, reading and a passion for learning new things. A President Guide of the Bharat Scouts & Guides, a NCC JUO, has attended the Banner Leading Competitions for Republic Day (BLC RD) and has been actively involved in the college nature club (Phoenix) leading many eco-awareness initiatives. She has trekked extensively in Southern India and the Himalayas, done skydiving, paragliding, camping and water sports. An avid rock climber, she is a National Judge for Rock & Sport Climbing Competitions certified by The International Council for Competition Climbing, Sweden; and has been the first woman to Bungee Jump in India.