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In this section you will find articles discussing the foundational elements of coaching, primarily employee engagement and the factors that motivate ourselves and the people with whom we work. If you have related articles to submit, please visit the article submission page and follow the guidelines there. If you wish to sponsor this category, please visit the sponsor page. Thank you, and enjoy!



Results: Why Leaders Need to be Great Coaches

Results: Why Leaders Need to be Great Coaches

Kathleen Stinnett August 26, 2011 0

Organizations of every size are interested in increasing bench strength, improving succession planning and elevating performance of employees at all levels

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Assessment Instruments to be Used in Conjunction with Professional Coaching: A Resource List

Assessment Instruments to be Used in Conjunction with Professional Coaching: A Resource List

William Bergquist August 25, 2011 1

The instruments in this document have been presented to illustrate the broad range of resources that are available for instrument-based coaching and to point to several places where an organizational coach might turn when

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Motivation

Motivation

Inga Estes August 24, 2011 0

To further elicit motivation, delegate and empower others as much as possible and then find ways to reward individual and team successes as they occur

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Accountability

Accountability

Inga Estes August 24, 2011 0

Accountability is the greatest freedom we can create for ourselves. When we turn the tables and “own” the thing that owns us, we eliminate “victim mentality.”

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An Examination of Employee Engagement

An Examination of Employee Engagement

Tom Hill August 19, 2011 0

Nearly a century ago, Edward Thorndike (1917) published his findings of a connection between work and satisfaction in the Journal of Applied Psychology. The precursor to Thorndike’s research on job satisfaction was his studies

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Motivation or Inspiration

Motivation or Inspiration

Bill Burtch August 19, 2011 0

In a recent conversation a colleague discussed doing motivational speaking. Then she said, “or maybe it’s inspirational.” That got me thinking about a common dilemma that managers and leaders face, “is it my role

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How Do You Hire A Coach of Excellence?

How Do You Hire A Coach of Excellence?

Suzi Pomerantz August 17, 2011 0

The cheapest coach is not the best coach. Shopping for coaches on price, comparing rates per coach, is not how to choose excellence

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Inside a Royal Mail Sorting Office

Inside a Royal Mail Sorting Office

Andrew Boddice August 16, 2011 0

Exec Summary This case study looks at the management styles adopted by an iconic British institution, The Royal Mail, with insights being provided from working ‘on the inside’. The case study is in two

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POWERFUL CONVERSATIONS GENERATE POWERFUL RESULTS

POWERFUL CONVERSATIONS GENERATE POWERFUL RESULTS

Suzi Pomerantz August 15, 2011 0

The following article was contributed by: http://sealthedealsuccesskit.com/ Do you know how to consciously create conversations that are powerful? Having powerful conversations is a key to producing extraordinary results. Your ability to have a powerful

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Managing the Stress

Managing the Stress

William Bergquist August 15, 2011 0

How might a coach assist her client in identifying and even seeking to avoid or reduce the impact of these stress ruts? Five tactics and four coaching strategies are suggested

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