Coaching Conversations in 2024

Tim Hagen

In 2024 we're going to be going to monthly themes and I would also encourage you to check out our new podcast coaching youth today for tomorrow. Coaching conversations will continue to have monthly themes with four episodes per month and we're going to start to sprinkle in master classes which are going to be lengthier workshop style formats.

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Unleashing the Power of QALMS: Transformative Training Reinforcement for Leaders & Trainers
3d ago
Unleashing the Power of QALMS: Transformative Training Reinforcement for Leaders & Trainers
Send us a Text Message.Could a simple framework transform the way your organization reinforces training? Meet QALMS, the ultimate tool for developing effective training reinforcement partners. In this episode, we strip down the QALMS framework—Questions, Activities, Learning projects, Motivator, and Supplemental coaching—to show you how it can seamlessly integrate with your training initiatives. Whether you’re rolling out a new course on negotiation skills or refining customer service protocols, this versatile approach enables leaders to become your true allies in ensuring long-term success.We share compelling examples of QALMS in action across various sectors like sales, customer service, banking, and credit unions. Learn how to craft a coaching map that outlines critical questions, activities, and learning projects, and discover strategies to keep your team motivated and supported. We'll walk you through creating customized coaching materials, from observing and journaling to peer-to-peer practice sessions. This episode will equip you with the insights to leverage QALMS as both a teaching and design tool, ensuring that the knowledge gained in training programs translates into real-world excellence.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Harnessing AI for Effective and Meaningful Coaching
Jul 15 2024
Harnessing AI for Effective and Meaningful Coaching
Send us a Text Message.Can AI truly revolutionize the coaching industry? Discover how CoachApply, our groundbreaking platform, is pushing the boundaries of what's possible in coaching. We explore the remarkable features of CoachApply, which not only educates individuals on the art of coaching but also offers an extensive library of ready-to-use coaching maps and plans. Leveraging the capabilities of GPT technology, we've created an AI tool that helps coaches generate precise questions and activities, all aligned with our established coaching framework. Learn about the potential of creating personalized GPTs to address specific areas such as enhancing listening skills or improving team dynamics.Imagine cutting down the time it takes to develop a course from hours to minutes with AI-driven tools. This episode highlights the innovative use of interactive video lessons within an assessment platform, emphasizing the profound time-saving benefits of AI. We argue for reinvesting these newfound efficiencies back into human interactions, thereby enriching the coaching experience rather than replacing it. Tune in to understand how the wild world of AI is not just a technological marvel but a transformative force in making coaching more effective and meaningful.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Building High-Performing Teams: a Four Step Process Leaders can Follow
Jul 14 2024
Building High-Performing Teams: a Four Step Process Leaders can Follow
Send us a Text Message.Can hiring for job qualifications alone hinder team success? Explore the nuances of building high-performing teams through coaching with us, and discover the often-overlooked importance of team fit and personal interactions in the workplace. Learn how fostering shared interests and personal connections can break down barriers and create a more cohesive and enjoyable work environment. We'll also share insights on essential skills like active listening and conflict resolution that are vital for a collaborative team culture. Our episode also delves into the critical role of leaders in this transformative journey. Hear practical strategies for facilitating positive team experiences and encouraging continuous improvement through constructive feedback. From organizing regular team breaks to implementing monthly themes focused on key teamwork skills, we offer actionable tips to help leaders bring out the best in their team members. Join us as we uncover how a growth-oriented and supportive team dynamic can significantly enhance overall performance and motivation.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Transform Your Coaching Program: Secrets to Sustainable Talent Development
Jul 11 2024
Transform Your Coaching Program: Secrets to Sustainable Talent Development
Send us a Text Message.What if you could transform your coaching program into a powerhouse of talent development? That's exactly what you'll learn in this episode, where we share the secrets to building an effective and sustainable coaching training program. We dive into the essential components you need, starting with the importance of a structured coaching framework, much like an outline for a stellar presentation. Our unique QALMS framework—questions, activities, learning projects, motivators, and supplemental coaching—serves as the backbone to ensure consistency and direction, helping leaders develop their teams more efficiently even with limited in-person interaction.Get ready to discover practical and actionable steps to elevate your coaching efforts. From the necessity of repeated practice to the power of positive feedback during early sessions, we offer a roadmap to foster continuous improvement. You'll also learn about our innovative coaching pods for real-world application and our cutting-edge platform, CoachApply 5.0, which provides a treasure trove of mini coaching strategies. This episode is packed with invaluable insights for anyone looking to start or refine their coaching program and ensure its long-term success.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Balancing AI Efficiency and Human Touch in the Workplace
Jul 8 2024
Balancing AI Efficiency and Human Touch in the Workplace
Send us a Text Message.Can artificial intelligence truly revolutionize the way we create educational content and assist employees? We explore this intriguing question by diving into some of the latest tools that are making waves in course development and video creation. In this episode, we give a spotlight to GlendEye, which empowers educators to create comprehensive, SCORM-compliant courses in just minutes. Imagine crafting a 20-slide course, complete with videos, workbooks, and outlines, all in a blink of an eye. We also share our hands-on experience with video tools like Promocom, invideo.ai, and PowTunes, which have dramatically simplified our video production process.But that's not all—AI's potential doesn't stop at content creation. We delve into its role as an interactive help engine that can revolutionize leadership development and employee support. Picture building your own GPTs tailored to your company's knowledge base, offering an intuitive and responsive help feature right at your employees' fingertips. We discuss how we're implementing this cutting-edge technology in our own companies and ponder the delicate balance between AI-driven efficiency and the irreplaceable human touch. Tune in for a thought-provoking discussion on the future of AI in the workplace.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
AI vs. Human Coaching: Challenging the Boundaries of Emotional Depth and Effectiveness
Jul 1 2024
AI vs. Human Coaching: Challenging the Boundaries of Emotional Depth and Effectiveness
Send us a Text Message.Can AI really rival the emotional depth of human coaching? Join us as we navigate this intriguing question, fresh from the Association of Talent Development Conference in New Orleans. We share the eye-opening findings from the International Coaching Federation’s research, which suggest that AI coaching might outperform human-based methods at the 10-month mark. Discover how these advancements could revolutionize the coaching industry, despite the traditional higher costs associated with human coaches. This episode will challenge your preconceptions about the role AI can play in leadership and personal development.We also recount a riveting conversation with Tim King from Southwest Consulting, where we debated the irreplaceable human touch in coaching. Can AI truly replicate the emotional nuances and connection that human coaches provide? While AI offers scalable and prescriptive solutions, the emotional aspect remains a critical factor. Listen in as we explore how AI can be integrated into coaching practices and leadership strategies without losing the essence of human interaction. Prepare to rethink what you know about coaching in this wild, wild world of AI.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Transforming Work Relationships Through Feedback: Embrace Approachability and Coachability
Jun 24 2024
Transforming Work Relationships Through Feedback: Embrace Approachability and Coachability
Send us a Text Message.How do you react when faced with criticism at work? What if embracing feedback could transform your professional relationships and team dynamics? In our latest episode, we tackle the concepts of approachability and coachability, starting with a reflective test that challenges you to evaluate your receptiveness to feedback. We’ll ask you to consider scheduling dedicated time for feedback, assessing others' comfort in approaching you, and rating your emotional intelligence when criticism arises.Our deep dive doesn't stop there; we also explore the critical distinction between perception and intent, and how cultivating a healthy relationship with conflict can significantly enhance your approachability and coachability. By sharing personal insights and experiences, we highlight how fostering an open mindset towards feedback can create a more positive and productive work environment. Tune in to uncover strategies that will not only boost your self-awareness but also improve your professional interactions and overall team culture. Don't miss an episode packed with valuable lessons on the power of feedback and self-improvement.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
The Art of Receiving and Giving Feedback for Approachability & Coachability
Jun 17 2024
The Art of Receiving and Giving Feedback for Approachability & Coachability
Send us a Text Message.What if the key to transforming your leadership skills lies in understanding the delicate balance between intent and perception? Join us as we unpack the often overlooked complexities of giving and receiving feedback, revealing why so many leaders find it daunting and how a shift in focus can pave the way for significant personal and professional growth. We promise you'll walk away with actionable insights into how to become more approachable and coachable, ultimately fostering a more positive and productive environment.Through compelling real-life examples, including a riveting story about coaching a boys' volleyball team, we shine a light on the uncomfortable yet crucial process of self-reflection and adjustment. We also discuss eye-opening statistics on workplace engagement and self-awareness, emphasizing the challenges leaders face when their feedback is consistently met with resistance. Whether you're a leader tasked with giving feedback or someone striving to grow from it, this episode is teeming with valuable lessons and transformative advice.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Revolutionizing Leadership & Culture: Blended Coaching Strategies for 2024
Jun 17 2024
Revolutionizing Leadership & Culture: Blended Coaching Strategies for 2024
Send us a Text Message.Can blended coaching transform your leadership approach in 2024? Unlock the secrets to this emerging trend as we dissect the insights from Training Magazine and the ATD convention in New Orleans. In our latest episode, we break down the five key types of coaching—direct human-based, motivator, supplemental, automated, and AI-based coaching—and explore how they can be seamlessly integrated to create tailored coaching experiences. Discover how tools like CoachAid and platforms from industry innovators Landai and Interflexion are setting new standards in coaching efficiency and accessibility.Reflecting on the seismic shifts in workplace dynamics brought on by the pandemic, we delve into the balance between virtual and in-person interactions. Despite technological advancements, the longing for human connection remains undeniable. We stress the importance of a blended coaching strategy that harmonizes cutting-edge tools with personal touchpoints to enhance leadership and employee development. Tune in and learn how to stay ahead in this rapidly evolving coaching landscape, ensuring your approach is both modern and deeply connected.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Mastering Feedback: The EAT Method for Personal and Professional Growth
Jun 10 2024
Mastering Feedback: The EAT Method for Personal and Professional Growth
Send us a Text Message.What if feedback wasn’t something to dread, but a tool for growth? In this compelling episode, we unravel the intertwined concepts of approachability, coachability, and feedback. We'll redefine feedback as valuable insights, perspectives, and observations, rather than a trigger for defensive reactions. By building a healthy relationship with feedback, and learning not to simply agree or disagree but to embrace it with emotional control, we can significantly enhance our professional interactions.We introduce you to the transformative EAT feedback method—Embrace, Ask, and Tell. Learn how to express gratitude for feedback, ask for specific areas for improvement, and articulate your action plan for accountability. By conditioning your responses and disrupting negative psychological triggers, you can foster a positive and professional attitude toward feedback. Join us to master emotional control and leverage feedback for your personal and professional growth.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
RIAR: A New Approach to Leadership Acceptance & Workplace Dynamics
Jun 8 2024
RIAR: A New Approach to Leadership Acceptance & Workplace Dynamics
Send us a Text Message.What if our approach to leadership training is fundamentally flawed? Join us on a journey through the groundbreaking insights of our guest, who has spent decades coaching leaders and challenging the status quo. We question the traditional top-down leadership model and propose an alternative: teaching people how to be led, how to be approachable, and how to develop emotional intelligence. Drawing parallels between youth sports and the workplace, we uncover the transformative power of feedback and its role in shaping both athletes and employees.Discover the fascinating concept of RIAR (React, Interpret, Articulate, Reflect) and its profound impact on workplace dynamics. Our guest shares practical strategies for fostering a culture of reflection and constructive feedback, enabling leaders to mentor and coach more effectively. Learn why making it easier for leaders to lead isn't about burdening them with more tasks, but about creating an environment where feedback is embraced and growth is encouraged. This episode promises valuable insights for anyone eager to enhance their leadership skills and cultivate a more supportive and productive workplace.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Unlocking Coachability: Overcoming Emotional Barriers to Effective Feedback
Jun 3 2024
Unlocking Coachability: Overcoming Emotional Barriers to Effective Feedback
Send us a Text Message.What if your emotional reactions are the very things that block you from becoming more approachable and coachable? This episode uncovers the hidden mental blockages that hinder our ability to accept and process feedback effectively. We shed light on the RIAR syndrome (React, Interpret, Articulate, Reflect) and how it distorts our perception during critical moments of feedback, leading to emotional reactions and misinterpretations.Join us as we share personal stories and practical strategies to identify and dismantle these mental blockages. Through vivid examples, you'll learn how emotional responses can cloud objectivity, affecting your interactions both at work and in personal life. Discover how to enhance your self-awareness, improve communication, and approach feedback with greater ease and objectivity. Tune in to unlock the secrets of better coachability and open the doors to personal and professional growth.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Embracing the AI Revolution: Insights from Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary on Transforming Life and Work
May 28 2024
Embracing the AI Revolution: Insights from Shark Tank's Kevin O'Leary on Transforming Life and Work
Send us a Text Message.Prepare to be captivated as we delve into the fusion of artificial intelligence with everyday life, a topic so colossal it dwarfs the Internet revolution in its potential to transform our world. Along for the thrilling ride is none other than Kevin O'Leary, the financial maestro from Shark Tank, who shares his personal encounter with an AI that assessed his health with unnerving precision. This episode is not just a peek into AI's prowess but a call to embrace the inevitable shift it signals in our professional and personal spheres.Imagine a workplace where AI tools coach leaders and self-coaching systems guide employees through complex conversations; we're living in that reality. We explore the innovative frontiers of AI in organizational culture, acknowledging the trepidation it stirs and the conversations it demands. Leaders, the way you navigate this new terrain is pivotal—your responses today shape tomorrow's trust. The AI wave is here, and resistance is futile. Join us to understand how to ride this wave with confidence and foresight, ensuring you're not left in the digital dust.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Challenging the Training Status Quo: Insightful Coaching for Authentic Empowerment
May 21 2024
Challenging the Training Status Quo: Insightful Coaching for Authentic Empowerment
Send us a Text Message.Ever found yourself echoing the end-of-year corporate chorus for "more training"? Buckle up, because Tim, our expert L&D consultant, throws a wrench in that all-too-familiar refrain. He takes us behind the scenes of a wealth management firm's moment of reckoning, where traditional training is put under the microscope. Amidst a backdrop of sales challenges and the clamor for additional negotiation skills courses, Tim's candid insights spark a pivotal shift in the conversation, urging us to question if what we're really craving is not more training, but more effective coaching and mentoring.In a narrative that unfolds with the tension of a boardroom drama, we witness how Tim's thought-provoking questions cut through the noise, shifting the focus from training to empowerment. This episode isn't just a story about a meeting gone sideways; it's about the hard truths and responsibilities leaders must face when cultivating their teams. So, if you're ready to confront the conventional with an appetite for change, join us as we dissect the real catalysts for professional growth, and why sometimes, the best answers come from asking the right questions.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Reversed Coaching: Revolutionizing the Workplace
May 18 2024
Reversed Coaching: Revolutionizing the Workplace
Send us a Text Message.Unlock the transformative power of self-driven development in our fascinating conversation about reversed coaching! Imagine a workplace where the majority, the individual contributors, are the ones steering their own coaching journey. This episode uncovers how a shift from a traditional top-down model to a bottom-up framework can revolutionize organizational culture, fostering approachability, coachability, and emotional intelligence.We chat with our guest, an expert in leadership development, who shares compelling insights on the often overlooked issues leaders face and provides real-world examples of how empowering employees to self-coach not only enhances their personal growth but also drives the entire organization forward. By the end of our discussion, you'll understand why the most impactful coach might just be the person staring back at you in the mirror, and how nurturing a positive relationship with feedback can make the management and coaching processes more effective. Tune in and discover the potential of reversed coaching for yourself and your team.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Blending Human Insight with AI: The Evolution of Coaching in the Digital Era
May 14 2024
Blending Human Insight with AI: The Evolution of Coaching in the Digital Era
Send us a Text Message.Witness the future of coaching as we pair the timeless wisdom of personal development with the cutting-edge capabilities of artificial intelligence in our latest podcast episode. As the digital age forges ahead, we navigate how AI has already woven itself into the fabric of our professional lives, transforming learning and development in ways we're just beginning to understand. We reflect on the unforeseen boom in virtual coaching businesses during the pandemic, including my own and that of my wife, a pediatrician, revealing a newfound acceptance of remote interactions that have catapulted us into thrilling new opportunities.In this discussion, we dissect the human aspects that remain crucial amidst the reshaping of job roles and skill requirements due to AI's influence. We engage with the raw emotions—fight or flight—that often accompany shifts in the workforce, and we underscore the vital importance of career development and coaching conversations, as a stunning statistic from McKinsey suggests a significant portion of workers are eyeing the door for better prospects. Join us for a candid look at the journey through an AI-enhanced working world, where the essence of human connection and strategic conversations holds the key to adapting and thriving.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Unlocking the Full Potential of Workplace Culture Through Approachability & Coachability
May 13 2024
Unlocking the Full Potential of Workplace Culture Through Approachability & Coachability
Send us a Text Message.Discover the transformative power of meaningful conversations that shape the heart of workplace culture. Our latest episode unveils the often overlooked but immense potential of individual contributors within the traditional corporate hierarchy. A riveting real-life story highlights the staggering speed at which negative narratives can infect an organization, corroding the trust and integrity that are the cornerstones of any successful team. We delve into the critical importance of both approachability and coachability—not just among leaders but across all levels of the workforce. It's a compelling case for reimagining leadership development, emphasizing the need to train everyone in the nuanced art of giving and receiving feedback to foster an environment ripe for growth and mentorship.Step inside a world where feedback isn't merely tolerated but actively sought after and celebrated. This episode breaks down the 'Eat, feedback, embrace, ask and tell' method, a revolutionary framework designed to instill a robust culture of feedback within any organization. Our guest expert guides you through this approach, demonstrating how it can encourage employees to seek feedback proactively, value it, and use it as a stepping stone for personal and professional development. Tune in to learn how embracing this culture not only leads to accountability and ownership but also benefits the entire company, revolutionizing trust, communication, and collaboration along the way. Get ready to unlock the full potential of your team and witness the incredible impact of a truly open workplace culture.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Overcoming Resistance to Change in the Workplace: Debating AI's Role in Professional Development
May 7 2024
Overcoming Resistance to Change in the Workplace: Debating AI's Role in Professional Development
Send us a Text Message.Ever wonder why some professionals embrace growth while others balk at the mere suggestion of change? This episode peels back the layers of resistance in the workplace, especially prevalent in the banking sector, where the reluctance to up-sell or cross-sell and aversion to feedback and coaching often impede progress. We dissect the underlying attitudes and motivations—or lack thereof—that can thwart personal development, and debate whether artificial intelligence is the panacea for such deep-seated behavioral challenges.We confront the reality that the success of any training hinges less on the content delivered and more on the continuous reinforcement and willingness of both the learner and the leader to engage in the process. Our conversation takes a critical turn as we contemplate the future of leadership and coaching in an AI-driven world, raising alarms about the potential abdication of vital talent development responsibilities. Tune in for an eye-opening discussion that could alter how you perceive the intersection of technology, self-awareness, and professional growth.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Seize the Day for Fiscal Independence and Work-Life Synergy
May 6 2024
Seize the Day for Fiscal Independence and Work-Life Synergy
Send us a Text Message.Wake up and seize your day with the zeal of an early bird! My personal testament to cracking the dawn has revolutionized my work-life balance, allowing me to bask in the glory of a condensed workweek and the freedom it brings. On today's episode, I pull back the curtains on how strategic planning and financial acumen can help you craft a seamless blend of productivity and pleasure. We'll stroll through the life of a supervisor who's nailed an intense work rhythm across multiple jobs, all with an eye on early retirement, much like a forward-thinking couple in New York turning duplex investments into their golden ticket. Join us as we dissect the art of maximizing 401(k) contributions and savvy real estate moves to weave the dream tapestry of financial independence and personal contentment.The quest for financial freedom doesn't follow a one-size-fits-all blueprint, and this episode is a testament to that truth. Dive into the stories of unconventional income architects, like the visionary splitting his leadership talents between two companies while still carving out time for rejuvenation and family. My daughter and another enterprising young woman join the conversation, embodying the vibrant spirit of side hustles and part-time endeavors that pave the way for a well-rounded and financially secure future, without sidelining the joys of life. Tune in for an exploration of reimagined work models and the empowering role that financial resources play in sculpting a life that's not just comfortable, but truly balanced and fulfilling.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051
Unveiling Self-Coaching: The Path to True Personal and Professional Growth
May 2 2024
Unveiling Self-Coaching: The Path to True Personal and Professional Growth
Send us a Text Message.Ever wondered why, despite all the external guidance and leadership coaching available, you still struggle to reach your full potential? It's time to turn the mirror on yourself, and we're here to help you navigate the art of self-coaching. Tasha Yerkes, an industrial psychologist, joins us to shed light on the stark contrast between how self-aware we think we are and the reality, revealing that a staggering 85% of us are living in the dark about our true selves. This episode peels back the layers of resistance and denial, guiding you through the uncomfortable but necessary journey towards genuine self-discovery.This week's conversation is more than just an exploration; it's a transformation waiting to happen, especially in the wake of the pandemic's unique impact on coaching practices. We share anecdotes and actionable strategies, including the shift to virtual breakout rooms, which akin to self-coaching, provide a much-needed private space for honest reflection. Whether you're a seasoned executive or a striving salesperson, our discussion with Yerkes will equip you with the tools for journaling and self-questioning that promise to challenge and change the way you engage in personal and professional development.Welcome to Coaching Conversations We have created a NEW service called Coach 2 YOU where leaders can assist short targeted 7 to 21 day programs to coach their employees without ANY of their own time to truly partner and assist in the coaching process. Get more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233504052497051Checkout our Approachability & Coachability series where we use a webinar-based coaching approach to develop all employees to become approachable and coachable. This leads to better teamwork for leadership and organizational culture improvementGet more info here: https://form.jotform.com/233023396805051