Career Coaching: An Insider's Guide
|Rating||:||4.46 (691 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||352 Pages|
-- Training Magazine, April 2004. -- HR Magazine, April 2004For anyone in the field of career coaching or considering the field, this book is a valuable resource. Those considering becoming career coaches will find Bench's book a good investment. Coaches who help clients find their authentic vocations also help employers improve productivity and performance. -- The Midwest Book Review, August 2005Thought-provoking work, an excellent resource
This book proves to be the ultimate mentor and resource for any coach looking to broaden their own professional horizons as a professional career coach and to develop their client's potential in a practical and spiritual way.
Explanation of the field, from an industry leader Roger E. Herman The profession of personal coaching has exploded over the past decade, following the establishment of the field by the late Thomas Leonard, founder of CoachU. A number of sub-categories of the profession have been developed by specialists who began their own educational programs, bodies of knowledge, and certifications. Marcia Bench is one of those specialists, concentrating on . Coaching: Graduation from Counseling This step-by-step model for career coaching really helped me see the difference between it and counseling; the client does the work. The model demonstrates a practical approach to helping clients answer their own questions about their life purpose and career plans. The beauty of this book is that it is easy to read, builds on each previous chapter and takes the guess work out of. "STERN'S MANAGEMENT REVIEW FINDS THIS BOOK A WINNER!" according to Gerry Stern. This book provides: an introduction to the field, the ethics of coaching, the eight factors of a model of career design, coaching tips and resources, and explores a new model of coaching that enables clients to overcome obstacles to finding their ideal work. Seventy competencies associated with certification are presented. A chapter is devoted to advanced coaching skills. The au