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In this section you will find articles about coaching tools and assessments. Seasoned professionals have provided specific resources to be applied in executive coaching, life coaching, and business coaching. There are tools for use in setting goals, building strategies and developing human capital. 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!



The Clearness Process: A Coaching Tool

The Clearness Process: A Coaching Tool

William Bergquist August 12, 2011 0

The clearness process offers a gentle way in which a professional coach can encourage increasingly deeper reflection on the part of their client, without violating the basic premise of this peer-based approach that one

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Being a Pack Leader

Being a Pack Leader

Rick Piraino August 11, 2011 0

Let’s learn what we can from man’s best friend and see what we can apply to our work and home life

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Defensive Communication

Defensive Communication

Rick Piraino August 11, 2011 0

What if our awareness of the other person alerts us to defensive responses that are getting in the way of our desired outcome

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The Chain of Command

The Chain of Command

Rick Piraino August 11, 2011 0

Examine your behavior and identify when and where you may jump the chain – including with frontline workers. What are your triggers - directives that you don’t see being implemented, breakdowns in procedure, waste

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Art of the Question in Coaching Sessions

Art of the Question in Coaching Sessions

Rick Piraino August 10, 2011 0

Having a series of open-ended questions in mind helps keep the ownership of the problem and its solution on the employee

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Anger and Coaching

Anger and Coaching

Rick Piraino August 10, 2011 0

At some point in every training, I ask the question, “When is anger appropriate in the work place?” In every training so far, the response has been, “Never.”  Good to hear; yet, despite this

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Coaching and Accountability

Coaching and Accountability

Rick Piraino August 10, 2011 0

We cannot afford to lose it to reactivity, hostility, and blame; rather, it is the best tool we have to create excellence with our employees

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A Sample Chapter of Unfear: Facing Change in an Era of Uncertainty

A Sample Chapter of Unfear: Facing Change in an Era of Uncertainty

Karlin Sloan August 10, 2011 1

Click the red button below to download the free sample chapter. Click the cover image to the right under Our Sponsors to purchase the book. Facing Change in an Era of Uncertainty   by

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Interpersonal Wellness Coaching

Interpersonal Wellness Coaching

Joyce Odidison June 22, 2011 0

This article will introduce the concept of the interepersonal wellness system model and how interpersonal wellness coaching can help to address the largest social phenomenon of the 21st century workforce

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