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Coaching in Leadership and Healthcare Conference
09/16/16 to 09/17/16
This world-class event offered by Harvard Medical School, the Institute of Coaching, and McLean Hospital, features energizing keynotes by thought leaders in coaching and positive psychology, leadership, health and well-being, behavioral psychology, and neuroscience.

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Featured MasterClass

Coaching Communication Tools
So much of coaching involves developing and enhancing communication between individuals and within groups. Here we share six coaching tools to help clients build their communication skills.

Resource Spotlight

Amy C. Edmondson is the Novartis Professor of Leadership and Management at the Harvard Business School. This is a one-minute video of Amy Edmondson discussing her research work.


Authored by the IOC and our Fellows, articles on a variety of coaching topics give you the expertise you need to excel as a coach.


Read about coaching, mentoring, positive psychology and leadership from four leading journals. 


Videos and webinars spanning a wide range of topics for more in-depth learning.


In our CoachX podcasts IOC Fellows share their expertise on a particular topic with members.

Latest Blog Posts:

ICLF Barcelona Highlights: Transforming Leadership Through Coaching

The Institute of Coaching's Founder, Carol Kauffman, and IESE Coaching Unit Professor, Alberto Ribera, gathered top coaches, CEOs, and HR VPs such as Didac Lee and Executive HR VP of Caixa Bank, Xavier Coll. Over the course of a few days this past October, they discussed and shared ideas at the...

Stephenie Girard
January 08, 2016
View from the Front: What are the Latest Trends in the Executive Coaching Industry?

As the head of a large executive coaching firm, I travel globally meeting with organizations and coaches, as well as speaking at and attending various coaching conferences.  I’m often asked some of the same questions:  “Why are organizations hiring coaches?” “Is coaching just a fad?” “...

Brian Underhill
December 14, 2015
The Call of the Wild: How I Became a Boss Whisperer

My mission as an executive coach is to relieve suffering in the workplace caused by abrasive leaders.   

As I read this, I realize that I may be giving the mistaken impression that I aspire to be the Mother Theresa of executive coaching, which is not the case. I don’t do what I...

Laura Crawshaw~...
November 17, 2015