The old adage “great leaders are born, not made” is simply not true. Great leadership is the sum of our experiences, skills, education, training, and development. Great leaders identify clear role models, successful practices, effective systems, and personal behaviors that result in success in the organization.
It should not be surprising that the U.S. military is one of the best in the world. They literally spend millions on developing the future leaders that are needed for perceived future missions.
Yet we spend very little on the development of leaders for our key private organizations. Thus, most people, especially those at the top of for benefit businesses are left to fend for themselves.
Personal coaching can provide the support for attainment of those skills and abilities that allow a person to truly claim who they are and become a high performing leader. The basis of personal coaching is in learning to master the following skills:
Personal coaching focuses on helping you develop into the leader you are meant to be!