Coaching Mastery Tip 1

Coaching Mastery Tip #1

CoachingMasteryTip1a-FranFisherCoachIf you are ready to move beyond your current comfort zones and reach for a new level of mastery in your coaching, consider these qualitative tips for guidance. This is the 1st in a 13 part mini blog series that will share Thirteen Coaching Mastery Qualitative Tips. I hope you enjoy them! – Fran Fisher MCC

#1 of 13

BE WITH” the client versus “DO TO” the client

BEING WITH = being fully present; listening for who and how the client is being (values, strengths, beliefs, etc.); responding to (words, language, emotion, etc.) Paying attention to the subtle nuances of the client’s shifts of energy, or changes in direction.

DOING TO = problem solving, asking leading questions, offering unsolicited suggestions, offering your own analysis (“So that means____.” Instead of asking “What meaning do you make of that?”)

BEING WITH is being a conduit for emergence; DOING TO is a focus on performance and methodology.

Inquiry: What does it mean to be fully present?  What is the impact of my authentic presence with my client?

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All of the tips can each be found at these links:

  1. TIP #1
  2. TIP #2
  3. TIP #3
  4. TIP #4
  5. TIP #5
  6. Tip #6
  7. Tip #7
  8. Tip #8
  9. Tip #9
  10. Tip #10
  11. Tip #11
  12. Tip #12
  13. TIP #13