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The "conference that never ends".
09/16/16 to 09/17/16

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 MasterClass

Appreciative Inquiry with David Cooperrider
Appreciative Inquiry offers coaches working with leaders and individuals a powerful theoretical framework that leverages strengths and capabilities to ignite positive change.

Resource Spotlight

Susan David, Ph.D. is a Co-founder and Co-director of the Institute of Coaching and an internationally recognized thought leader operating at the nexus of business and psychology. Her new book, Emotional Agility, is based on the concept heralded by Harvard Business Review as a Management Idea of the Year, was named a CEO-Reads Editor’s Choice and has been featured in the New York Times and Washington Post.


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:

A Moving and Inspiring Conference

“Do not try to call them… to where you are, as beautiful as that place may seem to you. You must have the courage to go with them to a place that neither you nor they have been before.”

This quote from Vincent Donovan for me sums up the 2016 Annual Conference for Coaching...

Nancy Glynn
October 12, 2016
“Choosing” to Be Happy Doesn’t Work: Here’s What to Do Instead

There is much to be admired in Tony Robbins — he’s a motivational guru who has built a $450 million empire advising people on how to overcome life’s challenges. But when it comes to happiness, his latest guidance and the planned focus of his next book, is just not supported by the science....

Susan David
August 24, 2016
A Coach's Mind: Inside Out

We learned from the Oscar-winning Pixar movie, Inside Out , that multiplicity of mind is natural and normal. In my 2013 paper: Coaching the Multiplicity of Mind, a Strengths-Based Approach, I proposed a new model of the...

Margaret Moore
August 24, 2016