Research on Coaching

There is a wealth of information on the nature, benefit and value of coaching.  I will list some of what I have found here.  The links will take you to even more…

Good Articles

So, What is Executive Coaching? Dr. Woody

Coaching Capabilities Drive Top Marks in Employee Satisfaction at SaskEnergy

What Can Coaches Do for You? Harvard Business Review

The Realities of Executive Coaching, Harvard Business Review

Want to be a Star Performer? Hire a Coach, CEP Magazine

Maximizing the Impact of Executive Coaching, Manchester Review

Coaching the Alpha Male, Harvard Business Review

Executive Coaching: An HR View of What Works, Australian Human Resources Institute

Leadership: Executive Coaching – Fuel or Folly?, Fast Company

Does leadership development work?, CIOInsight

HDA Executive Coaching Survey Results 2010.pdf

Canadian Business on How to work with an executive coach

Executive Coaching Yields ROI of Almost Six Times, Manchester Inc

The Case for Executive Coaching, Lore Research Institute

CEO Coaches, BusinessWeek Online

So You’re a Player. Do You Need a Coach?, Fortune Magazine Archives


Good Video clips

Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google on “everyone needs a coach”

Funny Geico advert on how NOT to coach!

Simple animated clip that captures the basics

Benjamin Zander – Characteristics of a leader…

Simon Senek on How great leaders inspire action, TEDLinks