And don’t forget, April 29 startsInternational Coaching Week. Look for local events to get plugged in and take advantage of this annual event to promote yourself and the coaching industry.
Leadership and Coaching: Skills to grow and excel as a leader
Organizations and leaders are being challenged like never before. The type of work, the people and the way work is done – all are changing rapidly. The new work environment requires a way to lead that will produce positive and sustainable results; a leadership approach that is continuously adaptable to internal and external change.
How does today’s leader meet these challenges? One tool that more and more leaders are turning to, and achieving great results with, is coaching. Why does coaching work so well in today’s environment? Here are three keys to the power of coaching;
The coach approach to leadership is a robust way of leading that can easily be adapted to people and circumstances while at the same time producing desired and sustainable changes.
Coaching is not a set formula but a flexible and adaptable tool that evolves with the coach, coachee and environment so that the approach and outcomes are never outdated.
Coaching skills can be learned by everyone and can be integrated throughout the organization and sustained for long-lasting positive change.
Organizations that have implemented a coaching culture are seeing results in improved employee engagement, communication effectiveness and improvements to the bottom line.
Learn how coaching is being used by leaders to make positive and sustainable change. Attend our next webinar:Leadership and Coaching: Skills to grow and excel as a leader.
Join us in this interactive webinar to learn:
The distinction between mentoring, managing and coaching
The impact that coaching has on individuals, teams and organizations
What sustainable change is and why sustainable change is so important in today’s environment
How coaching skills and a coach approach to leadership can be easily adapted as organizations and individuals change
How coaching skills and a coach approach to leadership can produce sustainable change
Overview and live demonstration of one key coaching skill every leader can use
NEW: We now offer SHRM PDC's. This class earns 15 credits
Coaching is catching on. More and more people are turning to coaching because coaching produces results. The performance of individuals, teams and organizations are being transformed when coaching skills are developed, used and become part of the culture. If you are intrigued by what is happening with coaching and want to learn core coaching skills, this fundamentals class is for you.
This is a hands-on class that includes practical techniques for trust building, focused listening, evocative questioning, planning and goal setting. The course includes practice sessions that are reviewed by a professional coach who provides feedback on coaching skills and comprehension of the competencies. You will learn the skills and gain the confidence needed to use them. Click on the course title to learn more and register.
Testimonial:Coaching Fundamentals was essential to my growth as a human resources professional. I feel like I have the tools I need to have powerful conversations with the people I work with.
Advance Your Skills
Advanced Coaching Skills Practicum
ICF Core Competency Hours: 12
NEW: We now offer SHRM PDC’s. This class earns 12 credits
Are you looking to enhance your coaching skills? Take your coaching to the next level? Or maybe you are looking for tools to help you with your biggest coaching challenges. If any of these apply, check out ourAdvanced Coaching Skills Practicum.
Participants of this program will refine their coaching skills by coaching others and hearing others coach in a virtual classroom overseen and critiqued by an ICF certified professional coach. The environment fosters real-time learning for those doing the coaching and for those observing. Participants in this course;
Gain confidence in their ability to coach
Hear a variety of styles and methods by hearing others coach
Get immediate feedback on their coaching and use of the core coaching skills by an ICF Certified Coach
Are challenged to coach at a whole new and higher level in a fun and supportive way
Receive coaching tips, techniques and demonstrations from an ICF Certified Coach
Click on the course name to learn more and register.
Testimonial:Advanced Coaching Skills Practicum is an action-packed class where you learn coaching by coaching. The facilitator creates a unique and supportive environment where everyone's improve their coaching skills receiving constructive feedback. ACSP gives you the confidence needed to start building the coaching hours for certification. – Caroline P.
We offer many resources on a wide variety of topics to support coaches at all levels. On our website, you can find blog articles, educational videos, webinar recordings and more underCoaching Resources. We are continually updating this section so check back often.
Just Added:Guide to Leadership and Coaching. Download our guide to learn how you can use coaching to grow and excel as a leader in today's challenging environment.
“A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus but a molder of consensus.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
Did you know?
COTBx offers Immersive Coaching Skills Development Programs for Organizations
These programs, delivered specifically for your organization, are designed to accelerate learning and uptake. Programs are offered in on-site, virtual and blended formats.Contact us to learn more.