The Economist: Coaching and Mentoring, 1st Edition

  • Jane Renton
  • Published By: Economist
  • ISBN-10: 1847652182
  • ISBN-13: 9781847652188
  • DDC: 658.3124
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 240 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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This guide explains what coaching, and its cheaper and simpler alternative, mentoring are, outlining the different types of coaching and their cost. Crucially, it assesses the effectiveness of coaching and mentoring, and it gives advice based on the lessons learned by those interviewed for the book on making coaching work successfully and avoiding mistakes that lead to disappointment or even harm.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Economist Books.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Origins of Coaching.
2: Mentoring: The World We Have Lost.
3: The Coaches.
4: Regulation.
5: Does Coaching Work?.
6: How to Pick the Right Coach.
7: Coaching and Mentoring Women.
8: Coaching and Mentoring for Leadership.
9: Clients' Views.
10: The Future.