7 Habits of Great Coaches

What does it take to be a great coach?

Coaches: 20 Things To ALWAYS Do

I love coaching and training coaches. The more I coach leaders the more I learn what NOT to do — and what I need to do. Yesterday, I posted 20 Things to Never DO.

Coaches: 20 Things To NEVER DO

As a coach, I’ve learned a lot about what NOT to do. I share this list with you to encourage coaches in their coaching practice.

What Does That Say to You?

Sometimes I need to just keep my mouth shut. So do you.

Coaching Builds Self-Awareness

“Building awareness and responsibility is the essence of good coaching.”

7 Basic Coaching Insights

Recently someone who participated in the Core Coaching Skills Certificate Program asked for some insights on coaching in a cross cultural context. I shared some basic concepts that are helpful in any coaching context. Let me know what you think…

Who Is Coaching You?

Coaches empower leaders. A coach doesn’t tell you what to do — a coach helps you to discover what you need to do next.

Don’s Coaching Questions

Are you aware of what God is doing?·

Coaching: Like a Trampoline

I watched the trampoline competition during the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. This was the first time I had seen this event and I have to admit that I was a little skeptical when I first heard about it. I thought to myself, “Really? Come on! Jumping on a trampoline is an olympic sport? No way!”

The Multiplication Cycle™: Coaching Guide #1

The Multiplication Cycle™ is a helpful tool which empowers Christians through a customizable approach for their unique context to make disciples who make disciples! (learn more)