Coaching


Can Elite Sport Environments Be Psychologically Safe?

Can Elite Sport Environments Be Psychologically Safe?

January 26, 2024

Psychological safety in elite sport, characterised by enormous pressure and brutal competition, is fundamental to good team performance according to Steve Johnson, co-director of the ‘Leading from Self-Awareness‘ program The […]



A salutogenic approach to wellbeing

A salutogenic approach to wellbeing

November 3, 2023

Steve Johnson, co-faculty director of the ‘Leading with Self-Awareness‘ program, stresses the importance of adopting a salutogenic approach to protect ourselves and others against life’s inevitable stressors and challenges   […]

The Extraordinary Leader’s Motivational Toolbox

The Extraordinary Leader’s Motivational Toolbox

October 20, 2023

Effective leaders create environments that enable others to regularly be at their best. Steve Johnson, co-faculty lead of the ’Leading with Self-Awareness’ program, gives us the keys to identify them […]

Effective Leaders Leverage Emotional Reality

Effective Leaders Leverage Emotional Reality

October 6, 2023

Steve Johnson, co-faculty lead of the ‘Leading with Self-Awareness’ program, highlights interoception and affective realism as two key concepts for future leaders to understand and embrace as a part of […]

The KNVB is committed to inclusive football

The KNVB is committed to inclusive football

April 12, 2022

Renée Kersten, a former professional football player and alumna of Johan Cruyff Academy and the Master in Coaching at Johan Cruyff Institute, is back in football and now works at […]