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Turnaround Coaching—What A Professional Coach Should (and Shouldn’t) Do

It’s true.  In some organizations, people are not given clear direction. They don’t know what a good job looks like. They don’t receive specific praise when they do well or concrete redirection when they run off course. 613 more words


15 Questions to Ask Before Recommending (or Receiving) Coaching

At Blanchard Coaching Services, we work with learning and development professionals in organizations to roll out coaching initiatives.

Most of the people who are to chosen to receive coaching are excited about the prospect and immediately enthusiastic; however, some are not. 779 more words

Behavior Change

Does Phone Coaching Work?

Coaching over the phone? Not texting, but actually talking on the telephone?

How quaint!

When it comes to interacting with others in today’s digital age, the telephone may seem like a relic from the past.  369 more words

Best Practices

Everything Depends on the Aim

by Richard Martin

An engineer employed by Google—James Damore—was recently fired for writing and circulating an internal memo criticizing aspects of Google’s diversity policies, specifically corporate goals regarding the ratio of women and men in software work. 1,112 more words

Ken Blanchard Ignite Newsletter August 2017

The Ken Blanchard Companies Ignite newsletter is a must-read for leadership, learning, and talent development professionals. Highlights from the just published August issue include

Getting Buy-In for Leadership Development Training… 381 more words

Best Practices