Coaching and a Coaching Culture Differentiated

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The International Coach Federation (ICF) defines coaching as “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 ICF publishes a table that explains how coaching competencies are evaluated including reasons credentialing may be denied. Bottom line, if someone is telling, directing, or advising, they are NOT coaching.

Employee Coaching Works When It’s a Part of Company Culture

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I ran across an article in Chief Learning Officer Magazine titled “ 7 Ways to Create a Coaching Culture ”. There’s one sentence in the article that I want to elaborate on today. The magic of a coaching culture is that it is infectious.” Employees can coach managers.

Employee Coaching Is a Form of Accountability

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I ran across this image the other day from last year’s HR Technology Conference. It reminded me of the times when an employee has said to me, “My manager is out to get me.”. My thought on this is “No, HR should not be in the room” when a manager is coaching an employee.

Addiction Coaching

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That is exactly what a trained addiction coach does. With addiction coaching, the addict is able to learn how to more easily manage things and make better choices for their life. Addiction Coaching. What is the longest time you have stayed clean?

5 Culture Trends for 2019

5 Culture Trends for 2019 1 The workplace is constantly evolving. approach 2019, major shifts in the work. environment will continue to affect the ways. New research from the. the five latest culture trends and how you can. The U.S. the flow of work (see O.C.

Using Coaching Techniques

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Through the story of one client, this blog series demonstrates the application of various tools and techniques from coach training. The client in this story is a blend of multiple clients with personal information changed to protect their privacy.

Coaching to Build a Life

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During coach training we discuss the importance of a client choosing what to focus on and also empowering the client in terms of how to have the conversation. I asked her about time, activities, and how she wanted to be in each of the relationships.

Coaching Compared with Other Roles

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As of this writing, coaching remains widely misunderstood. Some think of sports coaching where the coach is telling the athletes what to do and driving them forward. Additionally, the terms mentor and consultant are often mistakenly used interchangeably with the term coach. Coaching is completely different than the other professional roles. What is the difference between other professional roles and coaching?

Leadership Coaching

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How do you coach for leadership? Describe the characteristics of a leader you admire. How do you communicate team goals and the organization vision? How is the way you communicate perceived? Leaders may or may not know how they come across because they are following the example of others. These questions expand their thinking and open the door to them owning their outcomes. She is a member of the International Coach Federation (ICF) Phoenix Chapter.

Coaching to Develop Workplace Strategies

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This blog series continues with the client in the story preparing for her new job. In preparation for this, I reflected on the balance between being a subject matter expert and a process expert as discussed in the very first coach training class.

Continuous Improvement - Flipping the Script on Your Coaching Culture

Speaker: Jordan George, Director, Leadership & Talent Development

Each of these scenarios is but a minor annoyance in contrast to the most dreaded terror of all: the annual performance review. Despite its prevalence in the workforce, the traditional annual review process is notably, almost comically flawed. Folding a fitted sheet.

Coaching Plus – Resume Support

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In setting up the coaching relationship, the option for training or consulting in addition to coaching was discussed and planned with Katrina. As discussed in coach training , it is essential to be clear on roles and to schedule services other than coaching separate from coaching. During the consulting, coaching questions were used. What are the expectations of an employer?

Benefits of Addiction Coaching

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An addiction coach with their coaching certification and expertise in the area of addiction is prepared to help clients achieve goals, improve their life, and focus on living in recovery. Benefits of Addiction Coaching. By Patrick Bailey, [link].

Online Coaching Supplants Traditional Methods

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On-the-job training, or OJT, is a practice as old as the wheel, and it hasn’t been until recently that technology has caught up with it. The benefits of online coaching are in its versatility, flexibility of use, and accessibility.

Career Coaching

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Here is an example of a career coaching engagement using models, processes, and the coaching competencies. Sometimes the challenge is recognizing which role will best serve the coachee – trainer, consultant, or coach. Often the answer is all three roles.

Agile Feedback: The Secret Weapon of Successful Organizations

Speaker: Angie Wideman-Powell, Director of Human Resources, ClearCompany

Coach or Mentor?

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Often people wonder, Do I want a coach, or, do I want a mentor? Understanding the difference is essential for making this call. Alternatively, a coach is a strategic partner that empowers you to explore and discover your own answer. Coach or Mentor?

Are coaches trained?

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Professional coaches are trained. Unfortunately, there are many calling themselves a coach who do not have training. Because coaching is a self-regulated profession, there are people who think being a coach is as simple as saying you are a coach.

Coaching for Practical Situations

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In following the story of a coaching client, we moved through transitions after leaving a job, building confidence, prioritizing, finding a job, negotiating, starting a new job, and developing a career path. Now we move into coaching for other areas of the client’s life. After six months on the job, Katrina chose to focus on budgeting, finding a new home, building relationships, wellness, and self-care. Share your thinking on the amount.

Tips For Coaching and Developing Employees Through Failure

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Coaching and developing employees is always important. The first step in order to improve their performance, in any case, is counseling or coaching. When an employee reports to a supervisor, counseling or coaching is an essential part of their interaction.

Video: 5 Tips for Coaching Employees and Providing Feedback

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We can all become better listeners and learn to facilitate more productive conversations. Watch our 5 tips for coaching employees and providing feedback. View the Infographic. More on employee coaching and providing feedback: Webinar: 360-degree Feedback Coaching Best Practices.

Do Your Leaders Coach?

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Regardless of the job title, if we're responsible for how other people perform then we're responsible for how they learn to perform even better. If you want some coaching tips for yourself or to share, please download the free e-book in the column on the right).

Why Coaching?

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Why coaching ? An individual who has a coach discovers their own answer with the help of their coach. The success rate of someone who has a goal or dream is higher if that person came up with the way forward versus getting the way forward from someone else.

Coaching: The Four Essentials

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What makes coaching successful? Success is often attributed to mutual chemistry, technique, and readiness to learn. I agree that those are important ingredients in the process. How do we reach the movement and momentum we want? What was the take away?:

What is Mentor Coaching?

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What is a coach? A coach is a strategic partner that empowers you to explore and discover your own answer. What is Mentor Coaching? Combine what a mentor is with what a coach is: the experience and wisdom of a mentor is used to inform the questions asked when coaching a coach.

Job Search Coaching

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Continuing from the previous blogs: when Katrina felt good about her resume and social media profiles, she was ready to begin her job search. During coach training we learn to brainstorm, and this became a great next technique to support Katrina. . During the coaching session, we brainstormed so Katrina had a list of options for her job search: Job Boards. Invest an hour each day researching companies online.

Coaching Competencies Empower Clients

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In the last blog, empower and empowerment were defined and then explored as part of coaching. Coach training involves a paradigm shift from giving solutions to empowering the client to discover and create their own strategies. Coaching Competencies Empower Clients.

Coaching to design a Career Path

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After working with Katrina to develop strategies for starting her new job as outlined in the previous blog, I also asked questions about personal significance, awareness, and acknowledgement as taught during coaching certification.

Coaching to Prepare for Negotiating

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After working through the possibilities of her job offers and making her decision, Katrina wanted to work on negotiating her best deal. 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: . What are all the points of negotiation?

Is coach training required to be a coach?

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Does it matter if I have training? Consider this: if you’re coaching without training, how do you know if you’re doing it correctly? Your client may not know the difference, and without training, the client may not be getting what they want or deserve.

Coaching During Decision Time

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Continuing discussion on the use of various coaching techniques from coach training with coaching client Katrina, this blog series now moves into supporting a coaching client making a big decision. . There are multiple ways to approach the decision – be ready with options for a client to choose. Examples of coaching questions to help Katrina decide: What are the pros of offer A? What are the cons of offer A?

Wellness Coaching

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Here is an example of a wellness coaching engagement using models, processes, and the coaching competencies. Visualize being hired for a wellness coaching relationship. The coachee is dealing with high blood pressure and wants to wear a size 14.

Business Coaching

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Here is an example of a business coaching engagement using models, processes, and the coaching competencies. Imagine you are starting a coaching engagement with a business coachee. First you prepare by completing your training and setup. What might get in the way?

Coaching after an Assessment

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Katrina felt an Emotional Intelligence assessment was of value for her and opted to take the it. After she had finished answering the questions, the report came in. As coach, preparing for the coaching session includes reviewing the information on the assessment dashboard provided to all coaching certification graduates that explains the report, reviewing the report itself, and being intentional planning for the coaching session.

About Coaching and Becoming a Coach

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What is coaching? The International Coach Federation (ICF), defines coaching as partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential. How can I become a coach?

Life Coaching

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Here is an example of a life coaching engagement using models, processes, and the coaching competencies. Because you want the coachee to be comfortable with coaching and with you as coach, you offer a free introductory session.