What is the GROW Coaching model

The GROW model (or process) is a simple method for goal setting and problem-solving.  Today, it’s used as a popular coaching model, but was extensively used in corporate coaching in the late 1980s and 1990s. There are Four Stages of GROW: G Goal The Goal is the...

How to get Awesome Active Listening Skills

In this article, we’ll explore some tips on developing active listening skills by looking at a study by Harvard Business Review. HBR analysed data describing the behaviour of 3,492 participants in a development program.  They included identifying those who were...

How to be a Good Listener

What does it mean to be a ‘good’ listener?  Are you a good listener?  Are you aware of where your attention is in conversations with friends, family, clients and at work? In this article, we’ll explore how to be a good listener. The Zones of...

The Importance of Listening Skills

Together with the ability to ask powerful questions, top coaches have highly developed listening skills. Listening really is a core skill for all coaches, so we’ve added it near the beginning of our training. We may already think we’re good listeners, but...