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Train Managers to Coach for High Performance

Coaching is no longer optional; it’s essential!


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Your Challenge

  • Coaching has a positive impact across the organization.
  • Managers who coach their direct employees reap the benefits in both employee engagement and intention to stay.
  • Coaching is no longer a nice to have. As more Gen Y employees enter the workforce, coaching is one of their expectations.
  • Unfortunately, most coaches are less effective than they should be, which illustrates the need for proper training.

Our Advice

Critical Insight

  • Coaching can be provided through formal, scheduled meetings or through immediate, informal channels.
  • The GROW model provides an excellent structure to use when conducting formal coaching meetings.
  • When you encounter a coachable moment, use the 3Cs model to provide feedback and then transition into informal coaching.

Impact and Result

The HR team will experience:

  • Increased ability to assess talent.
  • Faster identification of performance problems.
  • Fewer complaints from employees that they are not receiving coaching.
  • More time to focus on strategic initiatives.

The organization will experience:

  • Higher levels of employee engagement.
  • Improved employee retention.
  • Lower turnover costs.
  • Improved team performance – more productive employees.

Employees will experience:

  • Skill development.
  • Progress towards career goals.
  • Greater support from managers.
  • Job empowerment.
  • Overall job satisfaction.

Managers will experience:

  • Higher employee engagement.
  • Improved relationships with team members.
  • Better opportunities to provide feedback.
  • Improved confidence in coaching.

Research & Tools

1. Make the case for high impact training

Gain buy-in for high impact training from the rest of the organization.

2. Prepare to implement the training

Take initial baseline metrics; customize the materials to your organization; and plan the training logistics.

3. Follow up after training

Evaluate training and continue development of employees after training session.

Guided Implementations

This guided implementation is a two call advisory process.

Call #1 - Prepare to implement coaching training

Our advisers will review the logistics of your coaching training session and ensure that your project metrics will be valuable.

Call #2 - Understand the concepts included in training

We will review the core coaching concepts (process, responsibilities, GROW model, feedback to coaching) with you and ensure that you have a solid grasp of each.

Onsite Workshop

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Onsite workshops offer an easy way to accelerate your project. If you are unable to do the project yourself, and a Guided Implementation isn't enough, we offer low-cost onsite delivery of our project workshops. We take you through every phase of your project and ensure that you have a roadmap in place to complete your project successfully.

Module 1: Effectively Coach Your Employees to Better Performance

The Purpose

  • Understand the importance of coaching and the potential value of coaching.
  • Establish a structured coaching process with your direct reports.
  • Use the GROW model to structure coaching meetings with employees.
  • Move from feedback to coaching when coachable moments arise.

Key Benefits Achieved

  • Improved coaching effectiveness.
  • Knowledge and application of the GROW model when coaching.
  • Ability to combine coaching with feedback.




Establish a structured coaching process with your direct reports.

  • Defined roles and responsibilities.

Use the GROW model to organize coaching meetings with employees.

  • Fill out coaching plan template.

Move from feedback to coaching when coachable moments arise.

  • Practice feedback to coaching roleplays.