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Author Pardey, David.

Title Coaching / David Pardey
Edition 1st ed
Published Oxford [England] : Elsevier ; Burlington, MA : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (120 pages) : color illustrations
Series Learning made simple
Learning made simple.
Contents Cover; Coaching; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1. What is coaching?; What do we mean by coaching?; Different types of coaches; Skills or personal development; Colleague or independent coach?; Why is coaching so popular?; Effectiveness; What is your role, as a coach?; Why do you want to be a coach?; Chapter 2. Learning and motivation; What we mean by learning?; Coaching knowledge and skills; Learning styles; Learning modalities; What is motivation?; The ideas people bring to learning; Chapter 3. Getting started; Goals; What are goals?; Getting agreement
Chapter 6. Reaching the endRecording learning; Assessing learning; Making assessment decisions; The end is nigh!; Ending the relationship; Chapter 7. The working coach; The ethics of coaching; Ethics and the coach; Developing yourself; Who can help you?; Your future career; Index
Reality: where are you starting from?Coaching styles; Assessing the Options; Planning the Way forward; Resources; Putting it all together; Chapter 4. Building relationships; The communication process; What is communication?; Channels of communication; What kind of relationship?; Building relationships; Don't abuse your relationship; Maintaining relationships; Chapter 5. The skills of coaching; Questioning; Listening; Using questioning and listening; Giving feedback; Understanding emotions; Working with emotions; Coaching is based on trust; Building rapport; Overcoming barriers
Summary Learning Made Simple books give you skills without frills. They are matched to the main qualifications and written by experienced teachers and authors to make often tricky subjects simple to learn. Every book is designed carefully to provide bite-sized lessons matched to readers' needs. Using full colour thoughout and written by leading teachers and writers, Learning Made Simple books build on a rich legacy of over 50 years as leading publishers helping to learn new skills and develop their talents. Whether studying at college, trai
Notes Includes index
Print version record
Subject Employees -- Coaching of -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Mentoring & Coaching.
Employees -- Coaching of.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0080554318