Blog – Coaching Skills Just Beyond the Basics
The most important two words you can know in 2022 are Adaptive Change. Adaptive Change is when a group, a team, or an organization adapt to a brand-new environment in order to continue achieving their vision. Over the last ten years, our environment has radically changed, and, over the next ten years, it will
Life is full of temptations and some temptations are distinct to a particular calling. For those of us called to be coaches, the temptations we face pull us away from effectiveness and toward mediocrity (or downright failure!). The worst kind of temptation is the one we didn’t realize was a temptation – we just
For several years, CAM has offered The Coaching Exchange. It is a great way to get paid coaching hours, and by joining our exchange, we will connect you with one coach and one client. This is a bartering system, and it counts as paid coaching. It has worked well for hundreds of coaches. You
My high school football team was not very good. They averaged one win per season, and the rare win usually came against a much smaller school. However, to listen to the cheerleaders, you would have thought our team was championship caliber. The cringe-worthy play on the field rarely altered the exuberance and positivity from
A major mistake a coach can make is agreeing on the topic too soon. At the beginning of a general coaching conversation, the client isn’t completely sure exactly what the topic is. A coach needs to spend time helping the client clarify exactly what the issue is. My analogy for this is the topic
You are probably more cynical than you think. Cynicism is the belief that people only act out of their own self-interest. Of course, this is always true to some extent, but the cynic changes their behavior because they don’t believe people will show up at their best. Cynicism is a nasty virus in North
We’ve categorized our posts so you can learn more about specific areas of coaching.
Coaching Skills Just Beyond the Basics
Competencies That Create Awareness
Concepts That Create Distinctions
The Basics of Starting a Coaching Practice
What Makes Coaching Christian?