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International Professional Coaching Publications Association (IPCPA) – Stewarding Excellence

International Professional Coaching Publications Association (IPCPA) – Stewarding Excellence

Suzi Pomerantz June 15, 2016 0

About the International Professional Coaching Publications Association The IPCPA was formed to foster collaboration between the editors, publishers, and distributors of the highest quality professional publications in the coaching industry. The intention of this

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A Sample Chapter of Coachbook:  Three Strategies for Effective Organizational Coaching

A Sample Chapter of Coachbook: Three Strategies for Effective Organizational Coaching

Agnes Mura September 10, 2011 0

Organizational Coaching comes in many forms and is called many names. We propose that three strategies and more than a dozen specific models of organizational coaching

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Managing the Caffeine: A Coaching Tool

Managing the Caffeine: A Coaching Tool

William Bergquist August 27, 2011 0

At 350 mg per day of caffeine, one’s coaching client is likely to experience a diminished capacity to focus on a specific issue for a sustained period of time—the kind of concentration that is

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The Tale of Three Organizational Cultures, Structures and Processes

The Tale of Three Organizational Cultures, Structures and Processes

William Bergquist August 26, 2011 0

How do we lead, consult and coach with in widely differing settings in which organizational culture varies and organizational structures and processes vary so widely

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The Don Quixote Project: New Perspectives on Functional and Dysfunctional Organizations and Their Leaders

The Don Quixote Project: New Perspectives on Functional and Dysfunctional Organizations and Their Leaders

William Bergquist August 26, 2011 0

Functional organizations are not places of the body and mind. They are places of spirit and soul. There is no such thing as a “secular” organization—for all contemporary models of organizational life are deeply

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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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Coaching and Neuroscience Research Findings

Coaching and Neuroscience Research Findings

William Bergquist August 22, 2011 0

A series of "animation" questions are posed concern the implications of neuroscience research for the professional of coaching.

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The Ironic Organization: Leadership in the Midst of Complexity, Uncertainty and Turbulence

The Ironic Organization: Leadership in the Midst of Complexity, Uncertainty and Turbulence

William Bergquist August 21, 2011 Comments Off on The Ironic Organization: Leadership in the Midst of Complexity, Uncertainty and Turbulence

In this essay, I wish to expand on both my work on postmodernism and on appreciation, by offering a summary of my own evolving perspective regarding what I have termed “The Ironic Organization.” I

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Life Shields: A Coaching Tool

Life Shields: A Coaching Tool

William Bergquist August 20, 2011 0

Variations of this tool have been available for many years—ever since the concept of life planning was first introduced into organizational consulting work. It remains one of the most useful tools that can be

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Poised on the Edge of Order and Chaos

Poised on the Edge of Order and Chaos

William Bergquist August 19, 2011 0

What might we learn from postmodern theorists, observers and critics as well as contemporary physicists and biologists about the nature of change as it is now occurring in 21st Century societies

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