TITLE

UNDERSTANDING WHAT COACHING IS REALLY ABOUT

AUTHOR(S)
Downey, Myles
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
People Management;3/22/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores misconceptions about coaching. One perception is that coaching is about development but the truth is it is about development and leadership. Another misunderstanding is that it is an activity that requires time. Instead, a coaching conversation only requires less than a minute. In order to provide effective coaching, there is a need to establish the natural capacity of those being coached to make them more productive, independent and responsible.
ACCESSION #
37793763

 

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