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Emotions strongly impact our own productivity and performance. And the emotions of one person are highly infectious to everyone contacted. Leaders who recognize
the power of making an emotional connection with their associates magnify their impact.Read whitepaper »
The keys to increasing discretionary effortRead whitepaper »
Strengthening coaching collaboration, and attributes of an extraordinary coach.Watch video »
“Managing the monkeys” so employees move from passing problems upward to taking more problem solving ownership. Where coaching fits in The Leadership Continuum.Watch video »
Challenging and changing pre-existing beliefs and understandings that prevent us from being good coaches.Watch video »
How looking for coachee feedback shifts the relationship, changes perceptions, and increases coaching effectiveness.Watch video »
The 14 competencies differentiating the best coaches from the worst coaches. Coaching lessons from other disciplines.Watch video »
A brief overview of our four step process for more effective coaching conversations.Watch video »
Using a structure and checklist with coaching for better efficiency and outcomes.Watch video »
Seven common coaching traps and keys to overcoming them. Watch video »