About Mary Ovenstone


Mary Ovenstone has a diploma in Practitioner Coaching from The Coaching Centre, and an MPhil in Management Coaching from University of Stellenbosch Business School. She coaches business and government leaders, professionals and entrepreneurs in leadership and career development, in strategy and communications, as well as in work and life balance.

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Neuroplasticity Mary Ovenstone


The female brain is geared for complex thinking and reasoning, weighing all their options, carefully and thoroughly as discussed in my last blog. It can also be concluded that where […]

The Female Brain Mary Ovenstone

The Female Brain

As stated in an earlier blog post the male brain is left hemisphere bias and that they often bond through actions rather than words. In the same instance the female […]

The Male Brain Mary Ovenstone

The Male Brain

So after 1000’s of years of evolution the male neurobiology was adapted to ‘outdoor thinking,’ and have only come’ indoors’ since the Industrial Revolution whereas female neurobiology has naturally adapted […]