Welcome to the Download page! Here you can access the recordings with John Blakey and Ian Day: author’s of Challenging Coaching, Going Beyond Traditional Coaching to Face the Facts.
In this free dialogue theyÂ put these core coaching principles, such asÂ being non-directive, building rapport, and holding to the individualâ€™s agenda under the spotlight.
They invite the coach to courageously and authentically challenge their clients into higher levels performance, and point outÂ the major risks of traditional coaching â€“Â irrelevance, collusion and self-obsession.
John and Ian share with you:Â
- How to Bring aÂ Powerful Authentic ChallengeÂ to Your Clients that in a way that Catalyzes Their Growth.
- How to DevelopÂ a Key CapacityÂ that Allows you to Challenge Effectively.
- How we CanÂ Coach the Whole SystemÂ Our Client is in to Super-Charge our Coaching
Based on the authors extensive experience working at board and management levels, they suggest thatÂ for too long coaching approaches have shied away from adopting a more challenging stance.Â
A challenging stance can provoke greater performance and unlock deeper potential in business leaders and their teams.
In this interview John and IanÂ place long-held coaching principles such as being non-directive, building rapport, and holding to the individual’s agenda under the spotlight.
They question their relevance to a 21st-century business environment where the needs of the wider organization must take precedence over the particular wants of any specific executive.