The Progress Coaching Blog

    Why Assessments Work

    Wed,Oct 17,2018 @ 11:00 AM | Posted by: Katie Allbee

    We invest a lot of time and energy into figuring out how to best operate our businesses. From lean consulting down to employee performance improvement plans, we seek to figure out the best solutions to our most common workplace problems. We're able to spend millions of dollars a year on these practices, but we're omitting something vital when it comes to getting at the heart of what's going on at..

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    How One Assessment Can Bring Managers and Employees Together

    Wed,Sep 26,2018 @ 09:03 PM | Posted by: Tim Hagen

    I've been in the practice of teaching and training managers how to coach their employees for over 20 years now. One thing that's been around even longer than that are assessment tools. Those tools are quite valuable, but we started to realize something. Many of these assessment tools are based on personality, and the output is usually canned pieces of information that require managers to..

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    Using Assessments to Bring Manager & Employee Together for Greater Engagement

    Mon,Sep 24,2018 @ 08:30 AM | Posted by: Tim Hagen

    While the industry has many valuable tools there is a tremendous opportunity of using a dual assessment strategy to bring the manager and employee together for common ground, greater understanding of one another, and a framework to apply coaching strategies. Progress Coaching has created such a strategy using two custom assessment strategies:

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