Coaching is a crucial skill for managers who want to focus on a core aspect of their jobs: developing talent. So coaching workshops in addition to one-to-one coaching for managers can add a highly valuable skill to an organisation's toolkit for people development. Managers who can coach well can shift the focus from the negative connotations of "performance management" to the much more positive aspects of talent development, collaborative problem solving and ongoing creative conversations.Coaching encompasses and harnesses:
Whether coaching is done by an external coach or a manager-coach, it offers some great advantages:
It can be customised and tailored to individual developmental needs.
It is flexible in terms of delivery and timing.
It is a supportive and focused activity that helps the individual optimise their time, attention and effort.
NEW ... Situational Leadership® and Coaching
Coaching to Build Capacity is the Center for Leadership Studies' follow-up workshop to the foundational Building Leaders program. It's a great way to apply the Situational Leadership® model to coaching, with practical reinforcement of the principles and opportunities to apply the coaching framework to both simulated and real-life situations.
Effective coaching promotes creativity, performance excellence and individual resilience qualities that enhance your organization's ability to excel within an environment of continuous change and gain a competitive edge.
Coaching to Build Capacity is a one-day, activity-driven workshop that immerses participants in Situational Leadership® and its application in challenging coaching situations. Your leaders will be exposed to various coaching tools as well as a framework proven to unlock and maximize the capabilities of their teams, building their individual and collective capacity for higher levels of current and future performance. This workshop is highly interactive and blends case study vignettes with feedback-based practice sessions.
Through Coaching to Build Capacity, your leaders will learn how Situational Leadership® can not only make you an effective leader but also an effective coach.