Untapped Talent

About

Real data. Real science. Real change.

Approach to Executive Coaching

Untapped Talent take an approach that integrates the best thinking from clinical, neural and behavioural sciences to provide a robust, academically-rigorous set of coaching protocols that delivers results. We have particular experience in helping busy people manage their energy and stress levels so they show up better every day, where necessary using biodata to help individuals “reset” so they feel better, think more clearly, lead and execute better:

 Illustrative Coaching Process

Illustrative Coaching Process

 

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We are always pleased to hear from those involved in leadership development in-house or individuals who would like to take their leadership performance to a new level.

If you're a coach who is:

  • experienced at C-level
  • has a global mindset and will travel
  • is curious
  • has a strong grounding in neural, clinical and behavioural sciences

then we would love to hear from you too!

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Profile

James Parsons

James synthesises the most relevant research from neuroscience and behavioural science into his coaching work and has spent much of the last five years studying under the guidance of some of the world’s leading neuropsychologists and leadership experts. He is a member of The Association for Coaching, The Neuroleadership Institute (NLI) and qualified practitioners of PRISM Brain Mapping. He is passionate about creating real shift in his clients’ lives and believes the best way to do that is to understand the human system better.

He has a background in investment banking, working first in equities at JP Morgan, Dresdner Bank and BNP Paribas and latterly as a real estate financier with HSBC, so he understands the realities of commercial life in high pressure performance environments. He works with people in finance, professional services, technology and industry on performance and leadership issues. He firmly believes that greater self-understanding and self-accountability help his clients take a strategic and proactive approach to their working lives, something essential in a highly competitive and changing world.

 

 

Education

UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH
B.Comm (Hons) Economics

CASS BUSINESS SCHOOL
M.Sc (Dist) Finance & Real Estate

Professional Qualifications / Affiliations

  • Practicing license from Career Counselling Services (CCS)
  • PG Cert Career and Talent Management, Kingston
  • Neuroscience-based coach training with Prof. Paul Brown (Association for Coaching)
  • Prism Brain Mapping and Brainwave Recursive Therapy (BWRT) Certified Practitioner
  • Conducted Ph.D research with Fellow from MacLean Hospital at Harvard on the neurobiology of stress