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Through our Handbook and Executive Coach competency model, we promote the best practices, ethical guidelines and understanding of Executive Coaching for all members of the Coaching Partnership – Coach, Executive, and Organization – to enhance leadership and organizational effectiveness.

Guidelines for Coaching in Organizations
7 Principles & 7 Practices
Partnering to Create Effective Coaching Engagements

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The Executive Coaching Handbook and Competency Model

6th edition, copyright 2015
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Portuguese version: The Executive Coaching Handbook and Competency Model
(4th edition)
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