January 29th 2016

Try Feedforward Instead of Feedback

Providing feedback has long been considered to be an essential skill for leaders. However, a fundamental problem with feedback is that all types of feedback, be it 'downward feedback' or 'upward feedback', focus on the past. This can make feedback limited and static. Explore the alternative 'feedforward' approach by reading this article.

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  • Coaching
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January 26th 2016

Workshop Presentation: What got you here, won't get you there

Review and read notes from Corporate Research Forum's (CRF) recent workshops with Marshall Goldsmith, #1 executive coach and leadership thinker, in London and Brussels. The workshop covered challenges encountered in leadership, feedforward technique, as well as a successful leadership development model for coaching individuals and teams.

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  • Coaching
  • Developing Employees
  • Executive Compensation
  • Leading Teams
  • Learning and Development
  • Political Savvy
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September 1st 2015

Compendium of CRF research - 2016

Within this short compendium of CRF research, we present the executive summaries from a selection of some of our most recent work. While each of these articles explore a different issue, there are a number of good practice principles uniting them, all of which are required for a strong, coherent and effective people strategy.

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  • Being an HR Director
  • Coaching
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Global Strategy
  • HR Models
  • Learning and Development
  • Performance Management
  • Strategic Workforce Planning
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Strategic Reward
  • Wellbeing
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April 15th 2015

Performance - Interview with Professor Steve Peters

At our April 2015 evening lecture Professor Steve Peters, author of The Chimp Paradox, discussed what differentiates great performers from good performers.

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  • Coaching
  • Decision Making
  • Delegation
  • Leading Teams
  • Learning and Development
  • Managing People
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July 14th 2014

Progress - Issue 2: Coaching - Business Essential or Management Fad?

Within this second edition of our e-magazine - Progress - Gillian Pillans from Corporate Research Forum asks ‘Coaching – business essential or management fad?’.

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  • Coaching
  • Decision Making
  • Delegation
  • Leading Teams
  • Managing People
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April 10th 2014

Coaching - Interview with Guy Beaudin, RHR International

Guy Beaudin, Senior Partner at RHR International, provides advice for organisations who are looking to embark on a coaching programme and identifies the critical factors that should be considered.

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  • Coaching
  • Learning and Development
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April 10th 2014

Improving Thinking Through Coaching - Interview with Nancy Kline

Nancy Kline, President of Time To Think, an international leadership development and coaching company, identifies the challenges currently facing the coaching profession and discusses how a coach can encourage clients to ‘think for themselves’.

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  • Coaching
  • Developing Employees
  • Executive Compensation
  • Learning and Development
  • Political Savvy
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March 21st 2014

Coaching: Business Essential or Management Fad?

This CRF research paper considers the state of the coaching market, key trends, the conditions required to make coaching effective and the current state of evaluation. The report also features a number of case studies.

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  • Coaching
  • Learning and Development
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March 3rd 2014

Who is the Expert? - Leadership for a Thinking Environment

The attendee workbook from our 2014 Coaching event authored by Nancy Kline, and entitled 'Leadership for a Thinking Environment'.

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  • Coaching
  • Leadership
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May 16th 2013

Leading from Within - Interview with Louis Csoka & Dr. Carl Ohlson

Louis Csoka, President and Founder of APEX Performance, and Dr. Carl Ohlson, Director at USMA Center for Enhanced Performance, discuss why possessing key mental skills are so important for today's leaders and the benefits of using military and sporting examples within leader development workshops.

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  • Coaching
  • Developing Employees
  • Learning and Development
  • Organisation Development
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May 15th 2013

Leading from Within – Handbook

This workbook looks at performance excellence, adaptive thinking, stress management and more, as contributing factors to great leadership.

  • Tags
  • Coaching
  • Decision Making
  • Delegation
  • Executive Compensation
  • Giving Feedback
  • Leading Teams
  • Learning and Development
  • Managing People
  • Negotiations
  • Organisation Development
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October 25th 2010

Accelerating the Performance Curve – IDDAS

This presentation by IDDAS focuses on executive coaching and the challenges associated with this particular work.

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  • Coaching
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