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October 13-14, 2017 | Boston, MA
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The "conference that never ends".
10/13/17 to 10/14/17

This energizing event offered by Harvard Medical School, the Institute of Coaching, and McLean Hospital, features keynotes by thought leaders in coaching and positive psychology, leadership, health and well-being, behavioral psychology, and neuroscience.

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Featured CoachX

Cross-Cultural Coaching

Katherine Tulpa describes the eight core ingredients of a top-team coach in the cross-cultural context.

In Memoriam

Sir John Whitmore, 1937 - 2017

Coaching pioneer and IOC advisor Sir John Whitmore passed away in late April. We honor his life and legacy.

IOC Conference - Oct 13-14

The conference that never ends

"[The presenters] felt like old friends...."
"Where do I begin? It was both pivotal AND exceptional. I felt like a kid on Christmas morning...."

Articles

Your bridge from science to practice -- and coaching excellence -- begins here.

Journals

Five leading journals, hundreds of in-depth topics. For coaches and leaders.

Videos

Forget 'Game of Thrones'. Instead, watch these brilliant thought leaders.

Podcasts

Revealing, deep expertise from IOC Fellows in conversation. Listen in here.

Latest Blog Posts:

Resilience and the Resilience at Work Assessment (RAWA)

The Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate® Dictionary, Eleventh Edition defines resilience as, “an ability to recover from or adjust easily to misfortune or change.” Reivich and Shatte identify four uses for resilience. Many individuals must call on their reserves of resilience to overcome the negative...

Alan Graham
July 19, 2017
Putting Mindfulness in Motion

While waiting out a flight delay at the gate recently, the man in the seat next to me struck up a conversation. An older Indian man, he asked about the boarding process. He struggled with his English at times, but his sincerity filled in the gaps such that we had a nice conversation.

David Drake
June 30, 2017
Coaching and 'Coaching Approach': What's the Difference?

One of the challenges of the coaching world has been the confusion over terminology. Just how is coaching different from or similar to other ‘helping by talking’ approaches like mentoring, training, instructing,...

John Campbell
June 15, 2017