Book Review – Compass: Your Guide For Leadership Development And Coaching

Workplace Psychology

[From CCL’s description of the book]: An essential book on leadership development and coaching, Compass is the go-to reference to help you—and the people you develop—provide the leadership needed in any circumstance to galvanize teams, groups and entire organizations.

Book Review of Coaching Perspectives VIII

Center for Coaching

This book, the newest addition to Coaching Perspectives , provides insights on how to approach different circumstances in life and when coaching. The awareness, techniques, and processes empower individuals in their own journey plus coaches who are supporting clients. Coaching Perspectives. Summary – The chapters of the book include: Tools, Techniques, Questions, and Dialogue by Cathy Liska. Project Managers Coach by Ruth Pearce.

Coaching Competency

Center for Coaching

The International Coach Federation defines and measures 11 Core Competencies for coaches. About Coaching Competency: Coaching requires a set of learned skills. Coach training both teaches the competencies and supports application of the skills. Coach-specific training builds on previous education and experience with a focus on information applied to coaching. Competency is Important Because: Coaches provide a service based on competency.

About Assessment Coaching and Assessment Certification

Center for Coaching

According to the International Coach Federation, ICF, coaching is, “a strategic partnership in which the coach empowers the client to clarify goals, create action plans, move past obstacles, and achieve what the client chooses.”. The Steps for Assessment Coaching.

Lessons from the Farm Book Review

The People Equation

So when I received a pitch to review Jay Izso’s book Lessons from the Farm: Essentials Rules for Success how could I say no? Izso’s book is a collection of 20 life lessons gleaned from nearly a decade of working as a farmhand to several farmers in Nebraska. Book Review Leadership

Book Review of Paving Your Path

Center for Coaching

Amazon Book Link Here. This book is both a practical workbook and a great guide to support high school students as they consider, explore, and choose their path after graduation. Summary – The chapters of the book include: Praise, Purpose, Dedication, Acknowledgements.

Project Managers Coach

Center for Coaching

With coaching skills, project managers and their teams enjoy a whole different experience, as the project manager builds trust, gathers information through effective communication, and develops a plan alongside other team members. Project Managers Coach. By Ruth Pearce . Ruth Pearce.

Do Your Leaders Coach?

All Things Workplace

One of the things we now know from organizational research is that employees not only want a coaching relationship with their boss--they expect it. (If If you want some coaching tips for yourself or to share, please download the free e-book in the column on the right).

Social Wealth was Named as a Top Business Relationship Book

Jason Treu

Writing a book was one of the most difficult and time consuming things I’ve ever done. The relationship books listed below are amongst the most popular, best rated and best reviewed books on relationships available. This book is written clearly and is easy to understand.

The Coaching Habit: A book review

OmegaHR Solutions

or even more directly “I need help in being a better coach.” Thus, when I was offered the opportunity to review a book on coaching I accepted. The book. The book is The Coaching Habit- Say Less, Ask More & Chang the Way You Lead Forever by Michael Bungay Stanier.

Effective Empathy When Coaching

Center for Coaching

As a coach, parent, leader, friend, or co-worker, we often find ourselves in a position of wanting to do something to help the person who is swirling. by Lee Massaro Heightened emotions are all around us. How do we deal with them?

The Best New Books on Employee Engagement


Books are a great way to obtain just that from thought leaders and influencers. In fact, one study of nearly 2,000 professionals found that 42% felt more confident doing their job after reading books on a related subject. With that in mind, we’ve listed below five of the latest and greatest employee engagement books that every leader should read: 1. Authors Glenn Elliott and Debra Corey bring a wealth of experience to their 2018 book on employee engagement.

Leadership and Coaching

Center for Coaching

Early in my career I believed, “If I’m a good coach, I’ll be a great leader.” Fortunately, I quickly discovered that to be a phenomenal leader, I needed to know how and when to coach and recognize when a leader is not a coach. Check out Coaching Perspectives VII.

Coaching a Dysfunctional Team

Center for Coaching

When this happened to me, I was unaware of how coaching serves to make such an impactful difference with an entire branch office. There are a number of dysfunctional traits and I highlight those found within the team I was working with and discuss the positive coaching process that brought us to a more collaborative team. Start Coaching. Read my chapter in Coaching Perspectives VIII to learn more about Coaching a Dysfunctional Team. by Rachel Coucoulas .

What is Workplace Coaching?


As companies look for ways to revitalize the employee performance review process, workplace coaching has become a popular topic. But what exactly is workplace coaching, and what does effective coaching look like? Teaching might actually be a better word to describe the process than coaching. When you imagine a coach, you probably picture someone shouting instructions from the sideline, doing much more talking than listening. All Posts How to Be a Good Coach.

Social Wealth Book Review on Building Great Business Relationships [From Amazon]

Jason Treu

“This book is one of the best-kept secrets I’ve come across in a REALLY long time! If you can master what Jason talks about in this book, you’ll definitely build long-term wealth! I’ve been fortunate to have more than 125+ five-star reviews on the book.

Coaching Models and Processes

Center for Coaching

Coaching is advanced development for advanced results. Coaching empowers individuals to discover their possibilities, set goals, and create success. This blog series is from my chapter in Coaching Perspectives VII. The purpose is to create awareness of different coaching models and processes, plus how coaching works. A Coaching Model is an illustration of the relationship. There are a multitude of examples of coaching models and coaching processes.

The Culturally Competent Coach

Center for Coaching

I am a lifelong learner and certified coach who believes in living life with GRIT where “GRIT” stands for: Working: G enerously. I invite you to check out my chapter in the book Coaching Perspectives VIII , The Culturally Competent Coach. Explore applying cultural humility in the practice of coaching in a variety of environments: public, private, and non-profit sectors. by Wilhelmina Parker . Wilhelmina Parker.

A New Book for a New Generation: The New One Minute Manager®

The People Equation

Ken and his co-author Spencer Johnson have updated their classic management book “The One Minute Manager.” ” Here is Ken’s outline of the new book and why it’s as relevant as ever.

Coaching Entrepreneurs for Branding

Center for Coaching

Coaching is an ideal setting for the branding process. If your client has a business idea, or if you are looking to brand yourself as a coach, read my chapterin the book Coaching Perspectives VIII , Coaching Entrepreneurs for Brand Elements. Books and Resources Coaching Resources Coaching Skills Skills Tools and Techniques branding coaching Coaching Perspectives creative entrepreneurs powerful professional world

Creating an Internal Coaching Program

Center for Coaching

An internal coaching program aligned with strategic goals and supported by all levels of leadership is a very effective way to unleash the potential that exists within an organization. My recommendation is an integrated talent management approach which includes employee coaching.

Is Your Coach a Trillion Dollar Coach?

Sounding Board

Bill Campbell’s posthumous book release got us thinking about the importance of coaches in our own lives. Leadership is a difficult skill to master, which makes leadership coaching an art in itself. Let’s make this Coach Appreciation Week and all give your coaches some love!

Coaching to Prepare for Negotiating

Center for Coaching

Per our initial agreement, we discussed coaching versus training versus consulting. Katrina felt she had the book knowledge on negotiating and opted to stay engaged with coaching. Applying the powerful questioning techniques from coach training , I asked Katrina: . During the coaching session we co-created a letter and several alternatives.

Coaching Leaders to Make Connections

Center for Coaching

Coaching is a very effective management tool that supports both communication and connection when used properly. The same principle applies to coaching. Effective and focused coaching will create the crucial connections that are essential to employee relations.

New e-book released: Coaching Employees for High Performance


In collaboration with Quantum Workplace, Fuel50 has released a new research piece as an e-book: Coaching Employees for High Performance: HR’s #1 Tool for Employee Training, Development, and Performance Management. The post New e-book released: Coaching Employees for High Performance appeared first on Fuel50. CareerLabs coaching employees e-book Fuel50 high performance quantum workplace research trends

An Authenticity Guide for the New Coach

Center for Coaching

Hey coach! For most beginning coaches, it’s normal to feel our expertise or relatable experience gives us the right to offer what we think are perfect solutions for a client’s need. Perhaps we have good insights, and at the same time giving solutions is not what coaching involves so we must deliver ourselves from the fix-it mentality. As a new coach, I struggled with a fix-it mentality. I wanted to be known as the coach who got results. By Necie Black .

Here are Very Good Books on Culture Change, Leadership, Managing Others & Team Building

Jason Treu

Here are the latest business, culture change, HR, and leadership books I’m reading. The post Here are Very Good Books on Culture Change, Leadership, Managing Others & Team Building appeared first on Executive Coach, team building expert and new manager training in Dallas.

How does coaching help Project Managers?

Center for Coaching

As with anyone in a leadership role, for Project Managers coaching is a specifically developed that enhances results and improves efficiency. Specifically, coach training includes information on identifying and adjusting to different personal styles, communicating effectively, motivating others, and managing progress and accountability. The role of a project manager aligns naturally with the skills and techniques of coaching. Coaching Competencies Mapped to PMI Standards.

How Can Coaching Help a Person in Recovery from Addiction?

Center for Coaching

Coaching Can Help a Person. “Coach” is often mistakenly confused with a mentor or a coach who teaches others how to play a certain sport. When it comes to addiction, coaches with professional coaching certification can also play a big role.

I want to become a coach!

Center for Coaching

The gold standard for being a coach is membership in the International Coach Federation (ICF). I want to become a coach! The second level is the ICF-approved Certified Master Coach program totaling 35 hours (the Certified Professional Coach program is a prerequisite).

Book Review: Back Pocket Coach and Guest Post – How To Diplomatically Critique Another

Take It Personel-ly

Back Pocket Coach provides 33 power-packed communication strategies to support you in creating satisfying conversations that result in good outcomes for you and others. Business Human Resources Leadership Amazon Book Book Review books business leaders business outcomes business tips Career Coaching Engagement Entrepreneur Entrepreneurial excellence Growth HR hrblog Improvement Inspiration leader leaders Leadership Development Management Peopleskills small business Success Workplace

Success and Magic of Executive Coaching

Center for Coaching

How does that relate to coaching the executive? These are some of the questions addressed in the chapter on Success and Magic of Executive Coaching in Coaching Perspectives VIII. These are often questions that plague coaches who attempt to coach executives so this insight empowers upgrading your success. What is the foundation upon which to build a successful coaching program for the individual executive? By Wayne L. Anderson . Wayne L. Anderson.

How to Write a Business Book?

Career Metis

Writing a business book is the best thing you can do to take your career to the next level. A book is an invaluable tool to help you build your credibility and grow wealth. If you’re a speaker, a book will allow you to charge higher speaking fees. s can write books!”).

Book Review of Promotion Protocol by Kim Nugent

Center for Coaching

This book addresses the realities of earning a promotion in the workplace today. Summary – The chapters of the book include: My Story. If you coach, this is both insight to inform questions and a resource to share. Promotion Protocol.

Graduates of Center for Coaching Certification – Get Published!

Center for Coaching

An excellent process for both learning to write for publication and being published is offered to all graduates of coach training programs at the Center for Coaching Certification. Each year the Center for Coaching Certification (CCC) publishes a book in the Coaching Perspectives series. The chapters are written by graduates of the coaching certification programs. All coach authors will be on teams and share their drafts with each other for feedback.