Functionally Fluent Leadership

Effective leaders use Functional Fluency to provide a balance of 'control' (guiding and directing) and 'care' (responding to need).

Read more | Jun 1, 2017

Bringing Up Children Well

Read Prue Leith's thoughts on modern parenting, and how Functional Fluency can help.

Read more | Apr 29, 2017

Fluent Self Newsletter - March 2017

Welcome to our Spring 2017 newsletter. Details about becoming a TIFF Provider in 2017, workshop opportunities at TA events, and news of our international developments.

Read more | Mar 9, 2017

Building Teams that Work Well

TIFF personal development tool provides a practical way to enhance team productivity and wellbeing.

Read more | Feb 21, 2017

Enhancing the Effectiveness of Academic Support for Students

Details of University of Toronto's "Graduate Advising" programme published in FACETS academic journal. "Graduate Advising" uses Functional Fluency as an integral model among concepts and tools that enable students and advisors to collaborate effectively and share responsibility for learning.

Read more | Jan 18, 2017


We use our blog to refect on how Functional Fluency and TIFF is being used, and how it can be developed further, across the broad spectrum of situations where building more effective relationships is valuable.

Blog posts
Fluent Self Newsletter - October 2017
Fluent Self Newsletter - July 2017
Google in-house coaches are using TIFF personal development tool
The Value of Functional Fluency and TIFF in Coaching
The Human Face of The Productivity Problem
TIFF as a tool for our time
Effective Sales Skills - vital for business success
What Makes a Good Life? It's Good Relationships
TIFF – the ‘actometric’ in a psychometric world
Developing Leaders Requires a Change of Approaches
Taking Action on the Health and Wellbeing Agenda
Fluent Self Newsletter - April 2016
Functional Fluency & TIFF Developing in South Africa and India
Are you a 'Lighthouse Parent'?
Fluent Self Newsletter - August 2016
Struggling with Empty Nest Anxiety?
'Functionally Fluent Leaders' workshop at Staff Developers Conference
Bringing Up Children Well
Fluent Self Newsletter - October 2016
Business Owners – how to have a good Christmas
Functional Fluency is making a difference in schools
Fluent Self Newsletter - December 2016
First TIFF Provider Licensing training in India
Enhancing the Effectiveness of Academic Support for Students
Building Teams that Work Well
Fluent Self Newsletter - March 2017
Functionally Fluent Leadership
Teachers in South Africa enjoy a Functional Fluency introductory workshop
How's Your Team Working?
Follow the Leader
Fluent Self Newsletter - February 2018
Supreme Leaders vs Effective Leaders
Improve Productivity by Being in Charge Effectively
Using Functional Fluency for Reflective Practice as a Trainer/Facilitator
How Resilient Are You?
Looking after our mental wellbeing with Functional Fluency
Fluent Self Newsletter - May 2018
Mental Health at Work - British Chambers of Commerce Study
'Transactional Analysis in the Age of Uncertainty' Conference