Course Ideas for Online Coaches and Mentors

LearnDash

Wondering how you can incorporate online learning into your coaching program? In recent years, online coaching has become a booming business. Coaching and mentoring tend to be very personal courses. Life coaching. Business coaching. Business Coaching

7 Tips for Building an Online Coaching Brand

LearnDash

To build a successful online coaching and mentoring business, you first need to build clear messaging with your brand. Coaches and mentors are some of the most consequential relationships in many people’s lives. Define your core coaching beliefs. Business Coaching

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Key principles of effective business coaching

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Business coaching is a niche that can help you find the solutions quickly and efficiently without wasting your precious energy. But how can you find an effective business coach? What is business coaching? This may include corporate, management, and leadership coaching.

DRIVING GREATNESS: LEADERS AS COACHES

PDG

In short, leaders can be powerful by being effective coaches, using a coaching mindset, skillsets, and toolsets. Simpson has just released a phenomenal new book called “Powerful Leadership Through Coaching: Principles, Practices, and Tools for Leaders and Managers at Every Level.”

12 Sales Coaching Tools for Onboarding and Upskilling Sales Reps

Zunos

Most discussions about sales coaching tools involve listing a bunch of options as though all sales coaching tools are the same thing. Direct feedback tools are what most people are referring to when they think of sales coaching tools. Book a demo today!

48 Books Every Aspiring Chief Learning Officer Should Read

TalentLMS

This is why my team and I put together this list of forty-eight books. The books are organized by category: Books recommended by training experts (4). Learning books (4). Corporate training books (3). Instructional design books (6). Learning technology books (2). Virtual instructor-led training books (3). Evaluation & Feedback books (4). Motivation & Gamification books (5). Talent management books (3).

L&D Professionals: From Trainer to Learning Coach

The Performance Improvement Blog

The most important role of L&D professionals is to coach managers in facilitating learning in organizations. We argue in our new book, Minds at Work: Managing for Success in the Knowledge Economy , that the role of managers needs to change fundamentally. supporting people in their development as effective members of teams and organizations). Coaching Human Resource Development Learning Learning Culture Management Organization Culture Organizational Learning Training

How Coaching enables L&D and improves workplace performance

Docebo

In his book The Manager as coach and mentor , Eric Parsloe succinctly explains what coaching is, and why it should be a common practice in the training process. Coaching is a process that enables learning and development to occur and thus performance to improve. To be successful a coach requires a knowledge and understanding of process as well as the variety of styles, skills and techniques that are appropriate to the context in which the coaching takes place”.

Using Your E-book to Create an Online Course

LearnDash

If you have created an e-book then you are well on your way to an online course (and more profit)! Do you have an e-book? Most people feel satisfied if they have an e-book that is selling well and leave it at that, ultimately missing out on an opportunity to grow their business even more. The next logical step involves converting your e-book into an online course. You first need to take the information in your e-book and organize it into lessons.

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Book Review: Design for How People Learn

Experiencing eLearning

Julie Dirksen’s Design for How People Learn is a great book for instructional designers because it actually is written using the principles taught. Some instructional design books use a “do as I say, not as I do” kind of approach: they talk about chunking content into manageable amounts, using effective visuals, and motivating learners, but they are filled with long, unbroken blocks of dry text.

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Book Review: Don't Hire the Best

ID Reflections

The most recent book I completed is Abhijit Bhaduri’s ( @AbhijitBhaduri ) Don’t Hire the Best. Intrigued by the title, I approached the book with some amount of curiosity. After completing it, I can say with conviction that it is a book all recruiters, HR and L&D personnel, leaders and managers ought to read. The subtitle of the book is: An Essential Guide to Picking the Right Team. However, the book per se is much more than that. book_review HR L&D

The 7 questions for making coaching a habit in your organization

Matrix

Coaching is a powerful leadership tool and an asset to any organization. Effective coaching does not have to eat up a lot of time or drain large amounts of energy. However, building a coaching culture requires it to become a habit for all the members of the organization.

Allego Co-Founders’ Book Shares New Approach to Virtual Selling

Allego

Lee and Magnacca partnered with Tony Jeary , leading results strategist, executive coach and subject matter expert who has advised over 1,000 clients and published more than 60 books, to provide relevant strategies and advice for sales professionals.

How to Start an Online Coaching Business with Software Entrepreneur Coach Dan Martell Creator of SaaS Academy

LifterLMS

Learn how to start an online coaching business with software entrepreneur coach Dan Martell creator of SaaS Academy. He’s my business coach. And there’s a couple reasons why I joined Dan’s coaching community. We now have strategic coaches.

Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap

Kapp Notes

The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. The week opened with a posting of the tour stops on the Learning Circuit’s Blog and the Kapp Notes blog and then introduced everyone to the Facebook page for the book and then the discussion really ramped up with Jane Bozarth talking about the how the book takes a common sense look at the subject.

Book Review: Design for How People Learn

Experiencing eLearning

Julie Dirksen’s Design for How People Learn is a great book for instructional designers because it actually is written using the principles taught. Some instructional design books use a “do as I say, not as I do” kind of approach: they talk about chunking content into manageable amounts, using effective visuals, and motivating learners, but they are filled with long, unbroken blocks of dry text.

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Add Coaching to the Leadership Toolbelt

Training Industry

There is no argument that effective leadership requires a variety of competencies in the leader’s toolbelt. Some of these tools include effective communication, inspiring, directing, creating vision, strategic thinking, building relationships, adaptability, drive, execution and emotional intelligence. Coaching is a relatively new tool for the leadership toolbelt. Leaders can develop coaching skills by finding a space within themselves of curiosity and openness.

How to Coach with Tammy Gooler Loeb

LifterLMS

In this LMScast Chris Badgett from LifterLMS dives into how to coach with Tammy Gooler Loeb. Tammy is a career and executive coach, a facilitator, a speaker, and a podcast host. Tammy and Chris discuss the fundamentals of learning and coaching and how education and opportunities have transferred online in recent decades. One very popular book for entrepreneurs is The 4-Hour Workweek. The tagline for that book and the general idea is Escape the 9-5 Job.

Coaching May Not Be What You Think It Is: or What I Learned from Reading “The Coaching Habit”

Pract.us

As a manager, you’ve likely had some training in how to coach your team. But he’s also the founder of Box of Crayons consulting company and author of several books, including the one under discussion today, The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever. Coaching is not the same as advising. This is book is an easy read but packed with clear advice, well-researched explanations, and wry humor. The right questions make coaching work.

When The Best Leaders Use Coaching vs. Feedback

Learnloft

What’s the difference in coaching versus feedback?” Coaching is a form of development in which a person called a coach supports a learner or client in achieving a specific personal or professional goal by providing training and guidance. The first use of the term “coach” in connection with an instructor or trainer arose around 1830 in Oxford University slang for a tutor who “carried” a student through an exam. Coaching to Improve Performance.

47 books sales teams should have on their shelves

TalentLMS

The books on this list are exactly where you need to begin. We scoured the internet, followed up on Amazon and Goodreads, and collected the most often mentioned, highly-rated, and most popular books on sales. The list contains some of the best sales books ever written, sales training books, sales management books, as well as the best books on sales skills and techniques. Classic books for salespeople. Sales training books. Get the book here.

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Best books

Jay Cross

Last month, I asked “What books would you recommend to someone who’s new to organizational learning and wants a feel for what’s going on?” Michael: 9780917917080: Amazon.com: Books. One of my many seminal books. Consilience: The Unity of Knowledge: Edward Osborne Wilson: 9780679768678: Amazon.com: Books. Vance: 9780984585373: Amazon.com: Books. Drucker: 9780060833459: Amazon.com: Books. Senge: 9780385517256: Amazon.com: Books.

The Art of Becoming Your Own Coach

CLO Magazine

Years ago, as a director at a regional bank, I was responsible for matching executives with coaches. Fast-forward 15 years and coincidently, the same senior HR executive was now an executive coach interviewing with me for an engagement in my new organization. I asked him how he measured the success of his coaching engagements; his answer was a number of qualitative testimonies from the executives he coached. This makes them want to have a coach as well.

Free e-Learning books

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/14/2010 Free e-Learning books Since I am a great fun of open source software ( Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learning , Free and Open Source Web Conferencing Tools for e-Learning ) and active member of online communities I created the following list with free e-Learning books. => You can read the full text of the book here for free.

Visual Design Tips from the eLearning Coach

eLearningArt

I had the great pleasure of interviewing Connie Malamed, the “eLearning Coach.” Connie runs a fabulous eLearning website and newsletter , and is the author of Visual Design Solutions , the highly rated and reviewed book on visual design for eLearning professionals. I actually have a copy of her book on my desk and consider it a go-to resource, so now is your chance to get a copy too! Study the design of packaging, signs, posters, magazines, advertisements, books and websites.

Close the Coaching Gap

CLO Magazine

Just like anything else, there are effective and ineffective executive coaches. Link individual effectiveness to organizational performance. High potentials and emerging leaders need to be identified and developed earlier and more effectively. Add to this the quest for job satisfaction and life balance, and you have the dynamic tension that creates the vital need for executive coaching. Executive coaching has the potential to close that gap.

What Brené Brown Teaches Us About Effective Leadership Training

Unboxed

After recently finishing Brené Brown’s newest book, Dare to Lead , I already think it’s my favorite book of the year – and it’s not even summer yet! I resonated so much with this book personally, and as someone who professionally helps organizations grow their teams, it was hard to ignore what Brown’s message means for how we develop effective leadership training. Most effective leadership training today contain these four components.

Comic Books and eLearning: Examples and Resources

Convergence Training

Comic books, the movies that they spawned, and graphic novels are a massive part of the American cultural scene these days. For example, adults now freely admit to reading comic books. We’ve seen serious books written about comics and the history of comics, including The Ten-Cent Plague: The Great Comic Book Scare and How it Changed America and The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay. This is the first of two articles about comic books and eLearning.

MARGIE MEACHAM – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

For example, while we quickly adapted to virtual meetings and virtual learning events, we didn’t realize the effects of being almost constantly online. The virus itself can have lasting effects on the body, including the brain. MARGIE MEACHAM - CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS.

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Creating an environment for effective learning measurement

CLO Magazine

After all, this new process of talent identification will constitute tremendous change within your organization and effectively represents a mini reskilling revolution within your company.

Gamification of Learning and Instruction Blog Book Tour Week One Recap

Kapp Notes

The first week of the blog book tour has ended and it has been a fantastic week with informative blog posts, information and opinions about gamification and even a bit of controversy. The week opened with a posting of the tour stops on the Learning Circuit’s Blog and the Kapp Notes blog and then introduced everyone to the Facebook page for the book and then the discussion really ramped up with Jane Bozarth talking about the how the book takes a common sense look at the subject.

How to Level Up Your Marketing, Web Design, and Photography with Consultant and Business Coach Jean Perpillant

LifterLMS

Learn how to level up your marketing, web design, and photography with consultant and business coach Jean Perpillant in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. That’s a perfect turning point for coaching, any kind of business coaching.

How Microlearning Impacts Coaching and Behavior Change - Tip #149

Vignettes Learning

Micro-Coaching One of my favorite books by Ken Blanchard is the One-Minute Manager (1982). The book talks about the three key secrets of being a good manager: goal setting, praising, and redirecting or reprimanding. To me, those three key actions sound like “micro-coaching.” Credit: Amazon Changing behavior, coaching and sorting out problems are really very tiny, specific actions that take time to do. They can observe, reflect and then coach themselves.

Helping Consultants, Experts, and Coaches Smash Through Personal and Professional Plateaus with David Shriner-Cahn

LifterLMS

Helping consultants, experts, and coaches smash through personal and professional plateaus with David Shriner-Cahn in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. An effective strategy Chris shares for taking down those roadblocks is to embrace that you don’t know everything and may not even be asking the right questions. I remember listening to that on my audio book when I’m super busy, my kids were super young.

How to Deliver Group Coaching To Pull Your Product Out of Your Audience Instead of Pushing Product on Them with StartupBros Entrepreneur Will Mitchell

LifterLMS

Learn how to deliver group coaching to pull your product out of your audience instead of pushing product on them with StartupBros entrepreneur Will Mitchell in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. We do that through business coaching and a couple of different business models.

Monetization, Production, Growth, and Advertising for Course Creators, Coaches, and Consultants with Michael Greenberg

LifterLMS

We dive into monetization, production, growth, and advertising for course creators, coaches, and consultants with Michael Greenberg in this episode of LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. At Call For Content Michael works with coaches, consultants, and podcasters to help them take effective action for their businesses. ” You have play books and specific strategies and services and people can talk to you on the phone. Like coaches and consultants?

Sharing the Simple Life Transformation Through Courses, Books, and More with Veteran Gary Collins

LifterLMS

Sharing the simple life transformation through courses, books, and more with veteran Gary Collins in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Chris Badgett: So how’d you make that transition from ex-government government employee to health coach?

How to Finally Write a Nonfiction Book that Helps You Get More Leads and Sales and Massively Impact the World with Julie Eason

LifterLMS

How to finally write a nonfiction book that helps you get more leads and sales and massively impact the world with Julie Eason is the topic of this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Julie is an expert in writing books, and she helps ghost write books for people.

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How Education Entrepreneurs Can Transcend a Crazy Busy Lifestyle with Executive Career and Mindset Coach Elizabeth Pearson

LifterLMS

Learn how education entrepreneurs can transcend a crazy busy lifestyle with executive career and mindset coach Elizabeth Pearson in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Elizabeth is an executive career and mindset coach, and she’s also a program developer in the sense that she helps people move through a process. In 2016 Elizabeth launched her coaching business part-time while leading a skincare company as a C-level executive.

10 Helpful Resources for Online Course Designers

CourseArc

The following resources (including my own book) will not only help you get started in the field of instructional design, but will also help you create high-impact courses and training solutions for your target audience. Books. This book is ideal for novices. This book is grounded in the science of memory, learning, and retention. This book will help you create more visually compelling learning content. Like other books by Ruth C.