Common Questions

 

 

What is coaching all about ?

Coaches :

  • help people set better goals and then reach those goals
  • ask their clients to do more than they would have done on their own
  • help their clients to focus better so as to produce peak performance more quickly
  • provide clients with the tools, support and structure to accomplish more

 

 

Who hires a coach and why ?

People hire a coach because :

  • they want to be a better leader
  • they want to accelerate their growth
  • they want to do things more easily
  • they want to prepare themselves for a career move


Why does coaching work ?

Coaching works for several reasons :

  • synergy between the coach and client creates momentum
  • better goals are set - ones that naturally pull the client toward the goal rather than goals that require the client to push themselves to the goal
  • the client develops new capabilities that are translated into more success


What areas are leaders getting coaching in ?
  • conflict management skills
  • listening skills
  • sharing leadership / delegating skills
  • planning skills
  • mentoring skills
  • communication skills
  • team building skills
  • decision making skills
  • pursuasion skills
  • empathy
  • interpersonal skills
  • motivational skills