Being Human

I have been consulting and coaching in aerospace, health care, education and government since 1977. I hold an MBA and am a Master Certified Coach (International Coaching Federation). My background and approaches are eclectic, drawing from solid experience in a variety...

Polishing the Rock: Refining the Coach Towards Mastery – Forever

Sam has the distinguished opportunity to present as a breakout session speaker during the 2014 International Coach Federation (ICF) Midwest Regional and Global Conference in Cleveland, Ohio on June 19-21.  The theme for the conference is “Coaching ROCKS!” ...

Considering Coaching

For some people, the choice to work with a coach is the result of a long process of research, decision and then indecision, and more research.  Some of the indicators that you might be a good candidate for coaching include: You are concerned about your effectiveness....

Coaching Supervision – a relational practice

Coaching Supervision understands that while the observable business of coaching is going on – meetings, contracting, outlining coaching programs, coaching sessions – it is people who do the talking and thus, who and how we are in the conversation, affects outcomes....

My Approach to Coaching

Executive Leadership Coaching Half of leadership is observation. Half is doing something about what you observe. All of it is about being human. Leaders face challenges that often cannot be discussed with people in their organization. An external coach can help...