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The Extraordinary Coach
How the Best Leaders Help Others Grow
An “interactive” approach to coaching from one of today’s most forward-thinking leadership gurus
John Zenger established himself as a top-tier leadership expert with his groundbreaking books The Extraordinary Leader and The Inspiring Leader. Now, he teams up with executive coach Kathleen Stinnett to put you on the fast track to expertise in business coaching.
The Extraordinary Coach works as an immersion course in coaching, providing the skills you need to become a highly effective leader in no time flat.
As with his other books, Zenger researched thousands of assessments from the most effective coaches. Then he and Stinnett combined the research with the latest findings from the world of clinical psychology to map out the real success secrets of today’s best coaches.
The book features worksheets, checklists, and assessments. It teaches readers the strong correlations between coaching effectiveness and employee engagement, explains how to identify and evaluate the benefits and risks to themselves personally of retaining or losing key employees, and thoroughly prepare for coaching conversations with employees and colleagues. In addition, The Extraordinary Coach includes a list of important question to ask during coaching conversations. This interactive package is an accessible book full of practical tools and compelling insights geared to the manager whose job it is to develop their employees.
This practical, multi-layered training guide provides the tools you need, including:
- Companion Video (on their website) showing “real” coaching in action
- Conversation Guide offering framework for any possible scenario
- Application Worksheets to help prepare yourself for upcoming coaching situations
- List of Questions to ask in their own coaching conversations
Building a firm foundation in the correlation between coaching effectiveness and employee engagement, you will quickly and effectively master the critical skill of coaching. The Extraordinary Coach will ensure you make a powerful contribution to the long-term success of your organization.
About the Authors
Jack Zenger (Orem, UT) is the co-founder of Zenger/Folkman and the co-author of The Extraordinary Leader and The Inspiring Leader. He was inducted into the Human Resources Development Hall of Fame in 1994 and received the Thought Leader Award from his industry colleagues in 2005.
Kathleen Stinnett (Santa Barbara, CA) is a senior consultant and executive coach with Zenger/Folkman. She serves on the faculty of the Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara, where she leads foundational workshops required for the professional certification program. In 2005, Kathleen earned the Master Certified Coach credential (MCC) through the International Coaching Federation.
More titles by John Zenger
- 9780071621243 The Inspiring Leader: Unlocking the Secrets of How Extraordinary Leaders Motivate
- 9780071628082 The Extraordinary Leader: Turning Good Managers into Great Leaders
- 9780071435321 The Handbook for Leaders