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Coaching Leaders: Guiding People Who Guide Others by Marshall Goldsmith, Daniel White

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Preface

Coaching can be seen as a drama replete with possibility, danger, courage, success, and disappointment. In this drama, every client becomes a complex hero facing unique challenges. Every coach-client relationship presents real uncertainties and opportunities. Will clients be able to understand themselves and the situation well enough to accomplish real change? Will they be able to master new skills quickly enough to save the day? Will the coach be able to focus on the client's real needs rather than the coach's own assumptions?

WHY I WROTE THIS BOOK

As I've worked with clients on the interplay between their personalities and their leadership challenges, I have wanted to tell others (and not just my wife) about the interesting and moving ...

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