This week as part of our 5th Anniversary Celebration I am sharing the top 5 Posts of the past 5 years! Here is # 2:
Congratulations to my friend Bob Tiede on the 5th Anniversary of his terrific blog: LeadingWithQuestions.com.
I am a big fan of helping people gain perspective – especially self-awareness. Questions seem to be one of the best tools available to help in the drive for understanding perspective. I use questions when I coach for a couple of reasons.
- Questions help me understand what the person knows...
Guest Post by Hal Mayer
Over the years I have discovered when people bring me their problems and ask for help, if I am able to use this questioning model – it is a win/win. Here is an actual coaching conversation I had with an individual in front of 70 people. I was attempting to model how to use questions to lead. I have changed names, except mine.
Hal: Who has a real problem or situation they are struggling with and would like some coaching? I will not embarrass you. Tanisha raised her hand and I invited her to the front.
Hal: Tanisha, what is the...