Supporting coaching and mentoring with Talanoa

Featuring: Ruta McKenzie

"Create that space so a mentee or a learner will feel empowered and thrive"

Explore the pacific way to support mentees as a coach and mentor.

Talanoa is a traditional word used across the Pacific to reflect the process of inclusive participation and transparent dialogue.

Tīna Ruta Mckenzie, Pacific Cultural Lead and Lead facilitator for Early Years, shares four principles of Talanoa and how it can lead to trust in the coach and mentee relationship.