ISBN 9788132107170,Executive Coaching : A Practitioner's Guide to Creating Excellence

Executive Coaching : A Practitioner's Guide to Creating Excellence


SAGE Response



SAGE Response

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9788132107170

ISBN-10 8132107179


Number of Pages 196 Pages
Language (English)


Executive Coaching is a high-value learning and development opportunity offered to critical senior executives. Its objective is to help them make strategic shifts in their professions, careers and lives. This book is an in-depth exploration of this transformational practice. Executive Coaching: A Practitioner?s Guide to Creating Excellence discusses the process beginning from the initial contact to building relationship and mutual understanding, taking the required precautions, and maximizing output. The author has detailed the theoretical approaches to Executive Coaching; the competencies, capabilities and skills required to be an effective executive coach; and the tools and techniques used in the process. The book is an invitation to getting an inside look at Executive Coaching. It will serve as a guide to building a positive coaching culture in organizations and helping the top management in getting the best out of their workforce. Table of Contents Preface What Executive Coaching Is All About Approaches to Executive Coaching Executive Coaching Structure and Process Preparing to Be Coached Competencies, Capabilities and Skills for Executive Coaching Executive Coaching Tools Issues Facing Executive Coaching Building Coaching Culture in Organisations What the HR Function Can Do FAQs on Executive Coaching References and Suggested Readings Index