Thanks to my friends for speaking at the Institute of Coaching and sharing their wisdom. These are snippets of talks and interviews. For the full conference videos, please visit and join the Institute of Coaching.
What You Need To Know
Part 1 of Carol Kauffman’s On Leadership video series.
What You Need To Do
Part 2 of Carol Kauffman’s On Leadership video series.
Who You Need To Be
Part 3 of Carol Kauffman’s On Leadership video series.
Tutorials on leadership
David Cooperrider on the paradigm shift in the world of sustainable organizational development.
The Art of Possibility
Ben & Ros Zander share breakthrough practices for creativity and a sense of possibility into all you do.
Leader as Coach
Marshall Goldsmith talks with Carol about what leaders today really need to do for the future.
Richard Boyatzis describes how crucial it is to look at positivity and its impact on the brain, & 360 feedback.
Important concepts in coaching
Intro to Coaching
Carol Kauffman spells out leader as coach approach for leaders and practitioners.
Domains & Skills
David Peterson on the key domains of learning and the skills coaches need to know and practice.
Self Determination Theory
Richard Ryan on self determination theory, a theory at the heart of coaching.
The Power of Story
Jim Loehr describes how the stories we tell can help or diminish our business and personal lives.
Michael Pantalon on the 3 components of motivational coaching “AIR” Autonomy, Inquiry and Reflection.
Amy Edmonson describes teamwork on the fly – how rapidly changing teams having psychological safety can thrive.
Coaching and the brain
Theory & Practical Issues
Richard Boyatzis on the benefits of coaches having a foundation of theory and research.
Emotions and Coaching
Dan Siegel gives us an introduction to neurophysiology and it’s impact on emotions and coaching.
The Negative Spiral State
Dr. Eva Selhub introduces us to the neuropsychology of getting stuck in a negative spiral state.
Introduction to the Positivity Ratio
Barbara Frederickson talks about the power of positive emotions and the ideal ratio between the positive and the negative.
Power & Benefits of Positive Emotions
Barbara Frederickson walks us through the short and long term power and benefits of positive emotions.
Science & the Coaching Relationship
Richard Boyatzis describes the power and science of coaching relationships.
Lectures, Interviews and Webinars
Carol on Positive Psychology
Ebbe Lavendt conducts an extended interview of Carol Kauffman on positive psychology coaching.
Conferences, Workshops, and Interviews
Overview of IOC Conference 2009
Take a glimpse at our first Coaching Conference sponsored by Harvard Medical School.