ABOUT COACHING


WHAT IS COACHING?

The international Coaching Federation (ICF) decribes coaching as: "partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential.

At Xcelsior your coach serves as your thinking partner. He/she helps you gain clarity and awareness around key issues in your personal and professional life.


WHY COACHING?

Coaching plays an important role in today's organization. In the past, organizations believed that coaching was meant to correct employees behaviors. Over time that evolved to the belief that only executive members of an organization need coaching. Today, studies shows that coaching is vital for personal, developmental, and professional growth and should be available to every single member of the organiation. Those who experience coaching build resiliency, strengh, and are more equipped and ready for changes within their organization.


WHO NEEDS COACHING?

Anyone can benefit from coaching, it's definetly not just for one person. It's also not a one size fit all. However, there are many reasons why coaching can be beneficial to you. You may need clarity on your next career move. You may love your job and the company you work for, and just want to set yourself up for the next move or the next promotion. Or you find yourself constantly having blindspots tackling your goals and other key issues and want to take that next step in your personal and/or professional life. No matter what the case, coaching can help you create that awareness and increase your chances of success.


WHAT WE OFFER?

At Xcelsior we challenge our clients and assist them on their journey to enhance their productivity and leadership. Our leadership coaching approach is based on the belief that leaders know themselves and lead from a place of self-awareness, transparency, curiosity, and vision.

Positive and sustainable leadership growth cannot be separated from personal growth. As a result, one foundational aspect of our leadership coaching is to assist our clients do the internal work of leadership. This involves building a deeper understanding of themselves, the sources of their drive, and their unique strengths. It also includes identifying what may be getting in the way of them leading from a place of authenticity and clarity.

Through the client’s partnership with us, we work together and manage the progress of self-accountability. Our role is to hold attention to what is important for the client, to leave the responsibility with them to take action, and to help and accompany them on their journey. Growing as a leader requires attention, reflection, feedback and learning new growth-filled mindsets and approaches that will fulfill one professional and personal purpose.

The client’s leadership development will be strategic and will encompass all areas of professional and personal growth, that are important to the client, their business, organization’s mission, vision, culture and core values. We understand that each need is different and customize our approach to make sure our clients get the most out of coaching.