The Progress Coaching Blog

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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The Coach That Needs Self-Coaching

Tue,Sep 04,2018 @ 07:45 AM | Posted by: Katie Allbee

I'm going to say it- it's easier to coach someone else than it is to coach yourself. Just think about it, how often do we latch on to giving our two cents when it comes to anything? From giving our friends some advice on a new diet, telling someone how to optimize their workflow, to relationship advice and how to handle conflict at work. All of these things require little or no acceptance or..

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