Coaching and conversational leadership

In the Hot Seat: Tim Hagen on the importance of active listening, authenticity, and feedback.

How does one become a great coach and leader? Today, Andy Storch shares the spotlight with Tim Hagen, a nationally known leader and trainer of coaching leadership skills. He has been a pioneer in the field of coaching training for the past 20 plus years and is the president of multiple companies including Progress Coaching.

Helping us understand conversational leadership better, Tim highlights a need to constantly define coaching and make sure people leave sessions with clear takeaways. With conversations as key aspects to any leadership success, he provides some tips for managers to have great coaching conversations.

He also highlights the importance of planning a session, staying focused, and not getting into too many different categories. Listen to Andy and Tim as they also stress the importance of active listening, authenticity, and feedback.

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