Appendix 1. Coaching overview document

What is this?

  • An overview of coaching.

What does it do?

  • Gives someone an initial understanding of coaching, what it is, possible benefits, etc.

  • Encourages a coachee to begin thinking about any goals or objectives they might have.

When might I use it?

  • During initial discussions about the potential of coaching.

  • When beginning a new coaching relationship, to give a new coachee some background information or reading.


A coaching overview document is intended to:

  • Give an overview of personal coaching, what it is, how it works, and its potential benefits.

  • Describe what you can expect from your coach and what your coach will expect from you.

  • Encourage you to think about how coaching might benefit you.

What is personal ...

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