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Author Bossons, Patricia
Title Coaching Essentials : Practical, Proven Techniques for World-Class Executive Coaching
Imprint London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2012
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Note Cover -- Contents -- Part 1: Succeeding as a coach -- The case for coaching -- Essential skills for coaches -- Part 2: Typical challenges for coaches -- Clients worry about 'being found out' -- Clients want to communicate better with colleagues -- A client has recently been appointed to a senior position -- The client is unsure about where to start with their issues -- The client is uncertain about what they want -- Clients can't relate to (or don't work well with) their boss or colleagues -- New team, fast results -- Need to have a tough conversation -- Difficulties managing time or achieving a work-life balance -- Clients have recently arrived from somewhere completely different - what should they do here? -- The client is dealing with guilt -- Clients need to be more creative -- The client is working with people from different cultures -- A client needs to be more of a 'people person' -- Clients want to maintain their motivation -- Clients want to develop their career -- Struggling to deal with change -- Feeling lonely at the top -- Dealing with different generations -- Clients lack confidence, self-esteem, skills or ability, or feel they're too young or too old (or any other specific limiting beliefs) -- Contracting -- Selling yourself as a coach -- Time-keeping and ending a coaching session -- Clients need to think long term and plan for the future -- Getting the right coaching supervision -- Part 3: Difficult challenges for coaches -- Part 4: Coaching tools and useful models -- GROW -- Universal -- Managing stress -- Personal development and career planning -- Using emotional intelligence -- The Myers-Briggs type indicator (MBTI) -- Mentoring -- Visualisation and future orientation -- Coaching supervision -- Succeeding in a new job -- Setting objectives and SMART goals -- Achieving a sense of purpose -- Assess, challenge and support
Transcending limiting beliefs -- Circles of excellence -- Well-formed outcomes -- Questioning -- Reframing -- Teach me -- Heron's six categories of intervention -- Decisions and problem-solving -- Force field analysis -- Miracle question -- Problem-solving -- The decision-making process -- Decision-making principles and techniques -- The leadership pipeline -- Kotter's eight-stage process for leading change -- Eight principles of motivation -- Enhancing motivation -- Empowerment -- The four stages of achieving emotional commitment -- Action-centred leadership -- Leadership styles -- Teamworking (Belbin's team types) -- Leading leaders -- Developing influence (the Thomas-Kilmann conflict instrument) -- Managing cross-cultural relationships and behaviour -- Managing different generations -- Defusing tensions (acknowledge, ask, answer) -- Developing business relationships -- The meta-mirror -- Logical levels -- Inspiring trust -- Fundamental interpersonal relations orientation (FIRO-B) -- 360-degree feedback -- Prioritising and managing your time -- Balancing work and personal life -- The wheel of life -- Thinking strategically -- The balanced scorecard -- Scenario thinking -- Avoiding active inertia and moving from good to great -- Developing innovation -- Six thinking hats -- Disney creativity strategy -- Part 5: Bibliography and further reading -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
A comprehensive guide to executive coaching, this book offers a wealth of practical, proven coaching tools and techniques. It will be useful for professional coaches as well as managers and leaders at all levels
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Bossons, Patricia Coaching Essentials : Practical, Proven Techniques for World-Class Executive Coaching London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc,c2012 9781408157206
Subject Executive coaching
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Alt Author Kourdi, Jeremy
Sartain, Denis
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