Executive Coaches In Canada
Executive Coaching FAQs
Executive coaching is ideal for high-powered executives who want to increase their performance, develop their management skills, or overcome obstacles in areas such as communication, time management, public speaking, strategic planning, confidence, or work-life balance. An executive coach will expose blind spots and challenge the executive to achieve greater levels of success.
Benefits of Executive Coaching
Company Benefits - An executive’s company can benefit from Executive Coaching by developing corporate culture, improving productivity, increasing profits, strengthening communication, and boosting company morale.
Individual Benefits - An individual can benefit from Executive Coaching by improving in the areas of leadership, communication, time management, decision making, and work-life balance.
What is an executive coach?
A common misconception about executive coaches is that they must be experts in your field. While many executive coaches possess executive leadership knowledge and experience, they need not be experts in your industry or specific role to deliver quality coaching services.
Many executives use their coach as a sounding board, a thinking partner, and an independent third-party who helps them stay focused on the most important parts of the business. In coaching, the learning and the change that people experience is much more impactful and sustainable when the coachee has come up with it on their own – when they discover it from within.
How does executive coaching work?
In 2016, reports produced by Google outlined their research into “what makes a team effective at Google”. They discovered that the most important factor that characterized the most effective teams was a term called “psychological safety” - a measure of how safe team members feel to take risks and feel vulnerable in front of each other. Psychological safety is greatly impacted by the performance of executives and leaders as evidenced by the fact that it’s common for companies to have both excellent and poor performing teams.
Having matched thousands of coaches with clients, the common thread among almost all of the executive coaching engagements Noomii has managed, is that the coaching improves psychological safety within the teams that the executives participate in.
When psychological safety is improved, all other business metrics follow, such as:
- Higher employee engagement
- Less employee turn-over
- More innovation and effective problem solving
- Increased revenue
What’s the ROI of executive coaching?
In a 2009 study conducted by the International Coach Federation, respondents of the study claimed to gain, on average, a 700% return on investment (ROI).
I’m overwhelmed and struggle to handle the demands of my role. Can an executive coach help me?
Yes. Many executive coaches work with high-level leaders to help them perform more efficiently and reduce the amount of stress they feel.
I have a high-potential employee who lacks motivation. Can I hire an executive coach for him or her?
Yes. Executive coaches are often hired by CEOs or HR managers to work with their high-potential employees to hone their skills and reach their potential.
I have great technical skills and I’ve been promoted to a managerial position. Can an executive coach help?
Yes. Executive coaches are often hired by CEOs or HR managers to work with staff that are new to management. This type of engagement is common for highly skilled personnel such as engineers, IT staff, accountants, physicians, etc.
If you are looking for an executive coach, Noomii can help:
- For individuals: get a free coach recommendation
- For businesses: schedule a free needs assessment with a Noomii coaching expert
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Shilpa Bains BA Honours, ELI Master Practitioner
Mississauga, Ontario L6H5R7
Shauna Vassell Certified Professional Coach, Certified Executive Coach
DANIEL SIGOUIN ICF Member, Certified John Maxwell Team Coach, Certified Personal Management Coaching Consultant
Ottawa, Ontario K4A 5B1
Darrick Boyes Sales Management, Marketing, Recruiting, Business Planning
Corbet Fawcett BA, PGCC (Professional Goal-Centric Coach)
Desi Narayanan Mechanical Engineer, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
Karey VanBuren Certified Stakeholder Centered Coach
Karen Somerville Certified Executive Coach, CPA, CGA
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 7T2
Jan Carley Certified Executive Coach Royal Roads University, Bachelor of Arts Theatre - Queens University
Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 3Z8
Dennis Gulley Conversational Intelligence for Coaches Enhanced Skills Practitioner, Team Diagnostic Survey Level 1Certification, DISC Assessment Practitioner
Leduc, Alberta T9E 6N9
Firas Zaytoun BS, MBA, Certified MBTI Practitioner, Certified Human Resources Practitioner
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3S1P2
Michelle Lane BPR, Certified Professional Co-Active Coach, Certified Leadership Circle Profile Practitioner
Stillwater Lake, Nova Scotia B3Z1R1
Mary Crayston BA, Certified Professional Co-Active Coach, Kineseology and Dance Degree, Personal Training Specialist
Gerrit van Bruggen BA, CEC, ICF Member
Vancouver, British Columbia V6B 5T4
Heather Thomson BBA. MA- Counselling Psychology, Certified Executive, Emotional Intelligence 2.0, 360 Assessments, Personality Dimensions,
Fort Mcmurray, Alberta T8H 0G9
Monika Jensen PhD, Certified Coach Practitioner, EFT, Master NLP Practitioner, Qualified Mediator, Registered Professional Trainer
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