Entries by Karen Dietz

3/13/2017 – Self-Awareness: The Key to Transformative Coaching

Speaker: Billie Frances, M.A., Certified Mindful Coach, Board Certified Coach Program:  Are you comfortable when clients don’t have goals and action plans?  Are you willing to not hurry clients who encounter snags along the way?  Do you practice being committed but not attached? In order to powerfully serve our clients, we must fully commit to […]

2/13/2017 – Follow-up: Conversational Intelligence

Susan Curtin did a wonderful job in February going through the importance and impact of conversational intelligence.  If you enjoyed her topic, you might be interested in further information on this topic.  Attached is an Executive Book Summary of Conversational Intelligence by Judith E. Glaser.  Susan mentioned this book during her workshop. Conversational_Intelligence

1/9/2017 – Follow Up – The Art of Asking Great Questions

In January, we had our distinguished past president, Tamara Furman, speak to the group on The Art of Asking Great Questions.  In order to be truly effective as an executive, leadership or life coach, leader or consultant we must learn and practice the art of asking great questions.  Being curious, courageous and often a bit controversial […]

1/9/2017 – The Art of Asking Great Questions

Speaker: Tamara Furman, PCC, BCC, CPBA/CPMA Program: The Art of Asking Great Questions If you examined your professional conversations with your clients, what percentage of the time are you engaged in talking?  What are you saying when you are talking?  Are you providing advice, based upon your own experience, rendering your opinion on what you would do, or […]