Learning from Burnout: Developing Sustainable Leaders and Avoiding Career Derailment

Title Learning from Burnout: Developing Sustainable Leaders and Avoiding Career Derailment Author Tim Casserley and David Megginson Publisher Butterworth Heinemann ISBN 978 0 750 683876 Usefulness /5 Learning from Burnout is an important, well-researched book about a subject that is still taboo in many workplaces. Megginson and Casserley use in-depth interviews to illustrate a thought-provoking […]

Effective Coaching: Lessons from the Coach’s Coach

Title Effective Coaching: Lessons from the Coach’s Coach Author Myles Downey Publisher Texere ISBN 978 1 5879 9172 1 Usefulness /5 Myles Downey’s Effective Coaching, published in 2003, is still worth a read. Downey, founder and director of studies for the School of Coaching, has written an easy-to-read, insightful book for aspiring or new coaches. […]

Executive Coaching with Backbone and Heart – A Systems Approach to Engaging Leaders with their Challenges

Title Executive Coaching with Backbone and Heart – A Systems Approach to Engaging Leaders with their Challenges Author Mary Beth O’Neill Publisher Jossey-Bass ISBN 978 0 7879 8639 1 Usefulness /5 For those who have not yet encountered it, this book deserves a place on the bookshelf of every self-respecting leadership coach. Seasoned Seattle-based executive […]