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Can “Application Coaching” Improve Your Leadership Development Strategy?

By | September 10th, 2013|Executive Coaching|

Lately we’ve seen an increase in the number of projects involving what we call “Application Coaching,” or Integration Coaching, with clients of all sizes. Application Coaching is one-on-one coaching support, provided to participants of leadership development programs, to reinforce the learning as participants apply it in the workplace. Savvy organizations invest significantly in the development [...]

Coaching: Blazing Your Own Trail

By | August 27th, 2013|Executive Coaching|

Blog from our global partner: by Stephan Murdoch Below is a case study of "Manager as Coach" implemented by Hazell & Associates, Career Partners International - Toronto. This article was reprinted with permission from HR Professional magazine and the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA). www.hrpa.ca. In 2011, Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences developed a coaching [...]

Backpacking Your Way to the Top!

By | June 17th, 2013|Career Transition, Executive Coaching|

Blog from our global partner: by Travis Jones I used to do a lot of backpacking when I was younger and I’ve noticed that there are a lot of similarities between climbing a mountain and climbing the career “mountain.” Our career, like climbing a mountain, is a journey for which we must prepare. We must [...]

Are the Critical Components of Career Success Changing in the 21st Century?

By | May 6th, 2013|Executive Coaching|

Blog from our global partner: by Geoff Officer Over the last twenty years I have had the privilege of working with many individuals as they confront different career turning points in their lives, from career promotion to transitions and radical career changes. While every individual faces their own unique set of circumstances, I have been [...]

Emotional Awareness and EI

By | April 8th, 2013|Executive Coaching|

Blog from our global partner: by Kris Girrell A few years back, Daniel Goleman introduced the concept of Emotional Intelligence as an essential foundation for effective leadership. It was one of those ideas that met with instant recognition as spot on. But just as quickly – in just a matter of a few years, it [...]

Myths and Realities of Employee Engagement

By | April 4th, 2013|Executive Coaching, Management Consulting|

Blog from our global partner: by Barbara A.F. Greene With the economy on the upswing, it is becoming increasingly important for organizations to retain their workforce. Every year companies spend thousands of dollars assessing employee engagement. Surveys are compiled and administered and engagement plans are made, all in an effort to produce happier and more [...]

The Leadership Experience

By | April 2nd, 2013|Executive Coaching|

Blog from our global partner: by Raymond Perras A year ago a group of career and executive coaches, organizational development consultants, facilitators and researchers met to explore new concepts of leadership based on what we were learning from working with people and organizations. The group focused on what causes people to be the best they [...]

Going For It!

By | March 25th, 2013|Executive Coaching|

Blog from our global partner: by Kris Girrell We coaches often draw analogies from the sports world, and this is one of those rich ones – so rich, in fact, that it made it into the Wall Street Journal! The actual football issue – that of making a late-in-the-game 4th and 2 decision to go [...]

Integration and Application Coaching

By | March 5th, 2013|Executive Coaching|

We've been doing a number of projects lately on what we call Application Coaching, a.k.a. Integration Coaching, with clients large and small. Application coaching is when you provide 1:1 support to the participants in a leadership development program. A study by the International Personnel Management Association found that the value from training increases from 22% to [...]