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Norman Viss | Elance
 
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Norman Viss

Experienced article and book writer
   United States
  |   Philadelphia, PA

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I have many years of broad international experience working with people from a wide variety of cultures, including a 10-year span of living in Nigeria, West Africa and 22 years in the Netherlands.
I hold B.A. and Masters degrees, with majors in cross-cultural and urban studies and theology.
In 2009 I completed the Certified Professional Coach Program at the International Coach Academy, and in January of 2013 I received my credentials as Associate Certified Coach from the International Coach Federation.
In November of 2011 I repatriated to...

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This is the first chapter of a book being prepared for publication about a young Kenyan...

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Independent Coaching
Founder/Operator
2006 - 2012
Independent, free lance coaching of various kinds of people. I coached people making major life and professional changes, including a number of clients who were terminally ill.
Ark Media
Author
2011 - 2011
In October 2011 my first book was published: Samen Sterker: zoals men ijzer scherpt met ijzer, zo scherpt een mens zijn medemens. Stronger together: as iron sharpens iron, so we sharpen each other.
Petrakerk, Heemstede, Netherlands
Pastor
2002 - 2011
Pastoral leadership and care, preaching and teaching in a small village church outside of Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
DWI Amsterdam/Welfare Department city of Amsterdam
Welfare consultant/Bijstandsconsulent/Klantmanager
2001 - 2006
Job description: caseworker for welfare clients, employment integration manager.
NGK/WHM
New church developer
1990 - 2000
Building new Christian communities with a focus on relevant communication, authentic community life and impact for good in the community.
Doylestown Hospital
X-ray techinician
1988 - 1989
Nigeria, West Africa, CRWM
Field Manager/Church Worker
1977 - 1987
Education services in a church context; development administration and assistance; oversight (including financial) for a variety of projects operated in cooperation between American and Nigerian...
Jameson Health System
Radiologic Technologist
1973 - 1976
Emergency room radiologic technologst

Education

International Coach Academy
Certified Professional Coach Program
2009 - 2009
Westminster Seminary
M.A.
1988 - 1989
Geneva College
B.A.
1973 - 1976
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