Diversity in Coaching

Diversity in Coaching
Author : Jonathan Passmore
Publisher : Kogan Page Publishers
Total Pages : 305
Release : 2008-12-03
ISBN 10 : 9780749455996
ISBN 13 : 0749455993
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Diversity in Coaching explores the impact and implication of difference in coaching. The book looks at how coaches can respond to issues of gender, generational, cultural, national and racial difference. Understanding how diversity impacts upon coaching is a crucial element to coaching effectively in today's diverse society and can give coaches the edge when responding to their coachees need. Each chapter is written by a coach who specializes in coaching in specific countries or to specific groups. They provide guidance on understanding diversity and how coaches can adapt coaching styles and techniques to meet individual needs, local demands and cultural preferences.