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Coachable moments: identifying factors that influence managers to take advantage of coachable moments in day-to-day management

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Abstract


  • The purpose of this study was to identify the factor

    s that influence managers to take advantage of

    coachable moments in day-to-day management. Inte

    rviews with ten managers found that time, skills,

    and relationships were key factors considered by ma

    nagers, but that these were considered within the

    context of potential “risk” to the manager. Th

    is paper elaborates on these findings and makes

    recommendations for further research into how manage

    rs consciously assess the risks associated with

    coaching, in order to decide whether to take a

    dvantage of an informal coaching opportunity.

Publication Date


  • 2015

Citation


  • Turner, C. & McCarthy, G. (2015). Coachable moments: identifying factors that influence managers to take advantage of coachable moments in day-to-day management. International Journal of Evidence Based Coaching and Mentoring, 13 (1), 1-13.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1626&context=buspapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/buspapers/624

Number Of Pages


  • 12

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 13

Volume


  • 13

Issue


  • 1

Place Of Publication


  • United Kingdom

Abstract


  • The purpose of this study was to identify the factor

    s that influence managers to take advantage of

    coachable moments in day-to-day management. Inte

    rviews with ten managers found that time, skills,

    and relationships were key factors considered by ma

    nagers, but that these were considered within the

    context of potential “risk” to the manager. Th

    is paper elaborates on these findings and makes

    recommendations for further research into how manage

    rs consciously assess the risks associated with

    coaching, in order to decide whether to take a

    dvantage of an informal coaching opportunity.

Publication Date


  • 2015

Citation


  • Turner, C. & McCarthy, G. (2015). Coachable moments: identifying factors that influence managers to take advantage of coachable moments in day-to-day management. International Journal of Evidence Based Coaching and Mentoring, 13 (1), 1-13.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1626&context=buspapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/buspapers/624

Number Of Pages


  • 12

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 13

Volume


  • 13

Issue


  • 1

Place Of Publication


  • United Kingdom