Excellence in Coaching: Theory, Tools and Techniques to Achieve Outstanding Coaching Performance, Fourth Edition

  • 6h 43m
  • Jonathan Passmore
  • Kogan Page
  • 2021

How can you achieve coaching excellence? Use the latest research and insights from some of the biggest industry names in this fully revised fourth edition, which provides a diverse range of theory, tools and models for students and practicing coaches alike.

Excellence in Coaching is a comprehensive guide presenting the latest cutting-edge thinking in the field of workplace coaching. Published with the Association for Coaching, this book covers all key components of the coaching process, and examines a diverse range of coaching models including behavioural and transpersonal coaching, enabling coaches and trainers to adapt their approach and excel in their professional practice.

With updates to incorporate the latest thinking and insights, this revised fourth edition of Excellence in Coaching also contains a wealth of fresh material, including new chapters on establishing a coaching business, neuroscience coaching, psychodynamic coaching and understanding the coaching relationship. Featuring tips, checklists and tools, and a collection of best-practice material from some of the biggest names in the profession including Sir John Whitmore, Peter Hawkins and David Clutterbuck. This remains essential reading for practising coaches as well as for students.

About the Authors

Professor Jonathan Passmore is a business psychologist with five degrees and has an international reputation for his work in coaching, change and leadership. He has published over twenty books on the themes of leadership, personal development and change, including editing the Association for Coaching series of coaching titles. He consults and speaks at conferences across the world from the US to Europe and Asia.

Jonathan Passmore has written more than 100 peer review research papers and book chapters and has won several awards including the 2010 AC Global Coaching Award for his contribution to practice and research and the Association for Business Psychologists Chairmans Award in 2015. You can find out more about his writing, speaking and research at www.jonathanpassmore.com

In this Book

  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • The Development of Coaching
  • What is Coaching?
  • Coaching within Organizations
  • Leveraging the Coaching Investment
  • Setting up and Running Your Coaching Practice
  • Coaching with the GROW Model
  • Solution-Focused Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioural Coaching
  • Transpersonal Coaching
  • Appreciative Coaching—Pathway to Flourishing
  • Integrative Coaching
  • Intercultural Coaching
  • Coaching and Stress
  • Coaching Ethics—Integrity in the Moment of Choice
  • Coaching Supervision
  • Evaluating Coaching Programmes
  • Coach Accreditation
  • Team Coaching
  • Goal Setting in Coaching
  • Association for Coaching