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The Steps in a Coaching Relationship

In the previous log the Staircase to Success analogy gave a brief description of the coaching relationship.  What follows now is a deeper exploration by outlining key considerations for each step and then reviewing how to move forward. Coach Training … Read more

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Long-term Implications of a Coaching Culture

Imagine the impact of a culture where people focus on the future, are positive and proactive, and believe in empowering individual awareness and choice! The bottom-line impact of a coaching culture is powerful.  Without a coaching approach, how many people … Read more

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Empower Independence

The idea of empowering independence seems a good one.  The challenge is doing it effectively. Consider what happens in the workplace: ideally the people inside of an organization have the ability to do their job well.  Sometimes this is blocked … Read more

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You’re not coaching, you’re just telling stories!

By Randy Kesterson, www.RandyKesterson.com During the twenty years I have worked at the Vice President level, my role has included the call to coach members of my team and other extended teams. My wife Susan and I walk together quite … Read more

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Coaching Techniques for Focus and Motivation

During coaching certification, the class on focus and motivation is amazing in terms of the awareness of how people think and as a result act.  Following are examples. Have you ever gotten in to an elevator and pushed the button … Read more

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Power of Silence – a Tool for a Coaching Culture

Silence is an important tool in conversations generally and in coaching it is essential.  Coach training teaches the power of silence. Think about it this way: how often have you asked a question and then been uncomfortable with the silence … Read more

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Understanding the Power of the Coaching Process

Remember times when you have been shut down and frustrated?  Remember telling someone what you wanted to no avail? Remember being asked for advice, giving great suggestions, and then learning none of your ideas were used? There is a better … Read more

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A Coaching Culture Enhances Lives

As a parent, imagine assigning specific chores for your son or daughter.  Without coaching skills, you tell them what you want done and how to do it.  Most of what you say goes in one ear and out the other.  … Read more

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Coaching a Project Manager

For example, a coaching client was responsible for overseeing a specific project.  One of the managers on the project was simply uninterested in completing their work.  This coaching client was at a loss as to how to make it happen … Read more

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Reflection

In the examples shared in this blog series, the client in the story moved through many phases and worked in many areas of their life.  While each client is different in terms of how many things are covered during a … Read more

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