A two-way conversation that helps overcome problems, generates creative ideas and solutions, develops knowledge or skills, and improves performance. The one-on-one relationship between the coach and the individual is an essential ingredient for success.
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Being honest about your level of commitment and where you need help shapes the focus and success of your work with a coach. While many coaches have great credentials, there has to be a good “fit” between the learner and the coach.