In This Chapter
Explore the recent history of coaching.
Consider the definition of coaching.
Review the benefits of coaching.
Explore the challenges of coaching.
Reflect on whether you have the temperament to be a coach.
Present various roles that coaches play.
You are probably familiar with corporate interest in coaching and have picked up this book because you want to learn more. Perhaps you are considering coaching or you already are a coach and you want to brush up on your skills. Perhaps you are a seasoned coach and are looking for a few additional tips. Or perhaps you have picked up this book because you have completed a great deal of work with The Leadership Challenge materials in the past and this book provides ...