… specialises in further development of people and teams.

Karen Bärlocher's core expertise is personal development, management and team developments,
dialogue communication in the company and with customers. For many years, she advised customers in a financial institute, managed a branch and played a major role in the further development of customer advisers and management personnel. In her work she focusses mainly on developping how people think, on their mindset as that drives their behavior.
She often works with customers outside hiking as that has got an positive impact developing new perspectives. 
Karen Bärlocher speaks fluent German, French and English.

Education / Qualifications
  • Commercial apprenticeship at SBG Baden
  • Training to be a coach and organisational development advisor, accredited by the Swiss Association of Coaching, Supervision and Organisational Consultancy (BSO)
  • Communications training, following the “Inner team” approach of F. Schulz von Thun
  • Nonviolent communication, following the Marshall Rosenberg approach
  • Conflict management in organisations (Trigon, Glasl)
  • Business administration studies at the Kaderschule Zürich (KSZ)
  • TA transactional analysis (Eric Berne Institute, Zürich)
  • Logosynthesis practitioner (Institute of Logosynthesis, Bad Ragaz)
  • English: Higher Oxford and Proficiency
  • French: Alliance française

Previous roles
  • Trainer and coach at UBS
  • Commercial officer, UBS Zürich
  • Branch manager at UBS
  • Customer advisor at UBS

Freelance work (since 2002)
  • Associate partner of The 4you Network AG, Zürich
  • Founder/owner of Movianda, Ehrendingen
  • Individual coaching (mainly management development, communications, organisational development)
  • Team and organisational development
  • Conflict advice
  • Training: communication, conflict management, sales, relationship management, dealing with emotions
  • Sectors: banking, insurance, pharma, construction

Karen Bärlocher has practised kung fu, qi gong and yoga for many years and this has influenced her attitude to life. She is convinced that you can only change yourself and your environment if you confront yourself first.

 karen.baerlocher@4you.ch, Tel. +41 76 431 50 25

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