Sample coaching conversation
In the following conversation, Ali is not sure whether to apply for the post of team leader that has recently come up. It represents a promotion and he wants to analyse his own position to see whether it would be a good move (the focus of this SWOT analysis). Ali approaches one of the company’s coaching managers, a friend of his, to get some advice:
I’d like you to help me decide whether to go for the team leader job. I’d like to try, but I’m not sure if I’m ready for it.
So you’d like to assess your position?
Yes. I only want to go for it if I have a good chance.
OK. I suggest we look at your own ...