What is the best thing that i love about my work?
The best thing i love about my job is the ability to travel with the mind wherever i want
What is my idea of happiness?
My idea of happiness is contained in the simple things of every day
What is my greatest fear ?
My biggest fear is not being able to protect my kids in life’s difficulties
What is the trait that i most deplore in myself?
I am a very impulsive woman
Which living persons in my profession do I most admire ?
I admire people who believe in their dreams and their work
What is my greatest extravagance?
I love doing circus art and training on aerial fabrics and the trapeze, and I would also like to do pole dance
On what occasion would I lie?
If I would find myself in serious problems I would lie to my children
What is the thing that I dislike the most in my work?
Having the right ideas at the wrong time
When and where was I the happiest, in my work?
One of my most important experiences was in Spain, in Granada
If I could, what would I change about my self?
I would change the desire of having control about everything
What is my greatest achievement in work?
Small satisfaction for me have become great when I strongly believed in what I was doing, and in this way it came to others
Where would I most like to live?
I love New York, Berlin and London, but I would live in whatever place as long as I am with the family that I created
What is my most treasured possession?
My children and creativity
What is my most marked characteristic?
What is my most inspirational location in my city?
One of the places where I take refuge to empty my brain is the sea
What books influenced my life and how?
Woman running with the wolves of Clarissa Pinkola Estas
You only die once what music would I listen on my last day?
Radiohead, radiohead, radiohead
Who are my heroes and heroines in real life?
Which movie would I recommend to see once in a life time?
Inland empire, David Lynch
What role plays art in my life and work?
For me art has a fundamental role in my life, somehow trough art I recognize who I am and what I want
Who is my greatest fan, sponsor partner in time?
My husband is my biggest supporter, my fun and my love
Here follows a message of Peter de Kuster, founder of The Heroine’s Journey
Are you a creative leader or creative professional looking to develop your business skills and storytelling?
Amidst today’s uncertainty, it is more important than ever to reconnect with yourself and others, develop your creative business, and build your story. Dive deep into your unique business style and areas for growth with the coaching of Peter de Kuster.
IS THE HEROINE’S JOURNEY COACHING FOR YOU?
You are a creative leader or creative professional who is interested in developing yourself, your business, and your story.
You are aware that there are no quick fixes. Learning is a journey that works when you are fully committed to it. Coaching can bring awareness and help you navigate, but in the end it’s you who is in charge of your growth.
You want to learn more about how to resource yourself, learn about blind spots, and get feedback.
You are curious and want to engage in online learning.
You are motivated to work in-between sessions on yourself (e.g. working on homework assignments that will help you develop new storytelling, skills, and behaviors).
WHAT’S YOUR COACHING QUESTION?
The Heroine’s Journey Coaching is all about your development. To make the most out of your sessions, we ask you to prepare topics to work on with Peter. These topics can serve as a starting point for further in-depth exploration with Peter.
These coaching topics typically resonate with the creative leaders Peter works with:
How can i tell the most powerful story possible about myself and my creative business?
How can I handle self promotion and marketing of my creative business better?
How do can I stay authentic and with focus when having difficult conversations with potential clients?
What are my creative values and how do I align these with my business values?
How can I manage my time and energy better?
How can I radiate confidence to my clients while feeling anxious inside?
How can I steer myself towards creative excellence without becoming rigid?
About Peter de Kuster
Peter de Kuster is the founder of The Heroine’s Journey & Hero’s Journey project, a storytelling firm which helps creative professionals to create careers and lives based on whatever story is most integral to their lives and careers (values, traits, skills and experiences). Peter’s approach combines in-depth storytelling and marketing expertise, and for over 20 years clients have found it effective with a wide range of creative business issues.
Peter is writer of the series The Heroine’s Journey and Hero’s Journey books, he has an MBA in Marketing, MBA in Financial Economics and graduated at university in Sociology and Communication Sciences.
The Heroine’s Journey Coaching online sessions last 50 minutes and the fee is Euro 189 excluding VAT per session. The Heroine’s Journey Coaching is suitable for people at any stage in their career.
Who can sign up for The Heroine’s Journey online coaching?
Creative leaders and creative professionals who wish to improve their business story and develop their business skills and mindset.
Should I choose 1:1 coaching?
Our The Heroine’s Journey experiences in world cities allow you to learn not only from the coach but also from your peers. For the small group coaching (1 – 4 people), we have selected important, relevant topics that we find regularly come up for creative professional: purpose, storytelling, creative confidence, self promotion, time & money and resilience.
If you would prefer to work alone or on a different topic, individual coaching is a better fit for you.
What language do we speak in the coaching sessions?
Can I buy coaching for my organization?
Yes, you can! We support many organizations around the world with their coaching needs. Please contact us for more information.
Can I bring my own topics?
Yes, for individual coaching you get to choose your own topic.
Are coaching sessions confidential?
Yes. Peter will not share anything that is discussed in the coaching sessions.
Where will the coaching sessions take place?
Sessions will take place online (as per the times we live in) via an online tool like Zoom or Skype. Peter will let you know.
How do I sign up?
Send Peter a mail to email@example.com to start booking your coaching sessions.
How do I pay?
After you send the mail, you will receive an email with a link to pay.
How do I book and reschedule sessions?
Once we’ve received your payment, Peter will contact you and book your coaching sessions. He will also support you with rescheduling sessions if needed.
What is your cancellation policy?
Individual coaching sessions can be postponed up to one week before the session.