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More powerful than strategy and more persistent than vision, the culture of your organization either enables sustainable performance or subverts it. And a coaching culture of feedback can be the key differentiator that puts you ahead of the competition.
Imagine a workforce with the courage and skill to unearth truth, grapple with difficult issues, unlock collaboration, and create a liberating space for discovery and action — in real time, while doing real work.
It’s possible, with a feedback culture where people feel free to hold candid conversations with one another. Scale coaching skills and create a climate of feedback at your organization with a foundation of better conversations.
Better Conversations Every Day™ applies a simple and practical approach to teaching a set of complex skills. We focus on 4 core behaviors applied to real workplace challenges to build the trust, psychological safety, collaboration, inclusion, resilience, and emotional intelligence needed to thrive in today’s hybrid work environment.
As a result of participating in this coaching conversations training program, participants will be able to:
Our approach is culture change, not manager training.
Our Better Conversations Every Day™ program is a simple, evidence-based, and practical one-day experience to build coaching skills. Participants learn core behaviors and practice the types of candid conversations that build stronger relationships through trust, fuel collaboration, and enable better business outcomes.
This scalable program helps creates a common mindset, skillset, and leadership language at your organization and build a coaching culture of feedback. It equips your people with the expertise, tools, and motivation to break down silos and bring your business strategy to life.
The foundation of our suite of conversational skills solutions, this proven content can be licensed or delivered in different modalities for different levels of impact.
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Multiple participants? Scale-up options are available for organizations wishing to build a coaching culture of feedback by equipping their people to hold better conversations, customizing or licensing this program, or running the full program on-site. Contact us for more details.
Strengthen the fabric of your organization by building listening, coaching, and communication skills at scale. Our Better Conversations Every Day™ program will foster a feedback culture and improve outcomes by moving people to action and accountability. The content is available in different modalities to meet your needs:
Our Better Conversations Every Day™ suite of coaching conversations training solutions will help you build and scale coaching skills and a feedback culture, laying a strong foundation for addressing any organizational change or leadership development initiative.
At CCL, we measure success by lives touched and impact made. That’s why the organizations we work with and the leaders we transform consistently tell us the same thing: their experience with us is a game-changer. Our Better Conversations Every Day™ program has made a significant impact on many individual leaders’ listening, communication, and coaching skills, and has helped many organizations to build and scale a feedback culture.
But don’t just take our word for it — take theirs.
“If you don’t fix the conversations, then it doesn’t matter what the process looks like… We have good evidence that when most employees have gone through the program and you have someone focused on the use of the techniques, it does make a difference.”
Director of HR Strategy and Effectiveness
The University of Notre Dame
We partnered with a financial services company to develop a more collaborative, trusting culture where people could have constructive conversations about performance. The BCE program benefited other strategic initiatives, including a high priority effort to strengthen customer service by drawing on many of the capabilities and tools that BCE has provided.
“Organizations that build coaching cultures are those that invest in their people first and will exceed their competition. Big supporter of CCL’s Better Conversations Every Day program!”
Sr. Director of Talent Development,
Southern New Hampshire University
“Effective communication is so crucial whether at home or in the workplace. The BCE content from the Center for Creative Leadership provides us with valuable frameworks to have better conversations and in doing so – drive better outcomes!”
HR Business Partner
The Euclid Chemical Company
What our clients say about the Better Conversations Every Day™ program, which helped them scale a feedback culture across their organizations:
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In the absence of a coaching culture, the truth often goes unspoken; change only happens when a crisis takes place; and courage is a rare quality. Develop conversational skills across your organization to scale a coaching culture and promote truth and courage.
Many organizations expect leaders to provide on-the-job coaching and hold them accountable for developing others. Being able to give effective feedback and coach direct reports is a vital tool for developing talent and meeting performance goals. Leaders with coaching skills are able to hold candid coaching conversations that create psychological safety, build shared understanding, and promote follow-through that creates growth and leads to meaningful change. Honing your coaching skills gives you the necessary tools to build relationships, break down silos, sustain performance, and promote better business outcomes. Coaching skills are also important because they help build trust, collaboration, emotional intelligence, and resilience within your organization.
A coaching conversations training program will help build your coaching skills and increase your comfort with delivering feedback. When many people at an organization use coaching practices in their everyday interactions, it helps to create a common mindset, skillset, and leadership language, shaping a productive culture of feedback.
A culture of feedback improves not only the way employees interact with each other, but also the interactions they have with customers and potential clients. It yields more productive dialogue, shared understanding, and robust solutions by creating an environment where people feel free to uncover unspoken reservations, explore assumptions, and stress-test ideas. Quite simply, better culture starts with better conversations.
Building a culture of feedback involves much more than providing different types of coaching in the workplace. A feedback culture focuses on creating an environment of candor and psychological safety by shifting unwritten rules, values, norms, behaviors, and practices to spread a coaching mindset and coaching skills and practices throughout the organization. That way, a culture of coaching becomes infused throughout a company and its identity.
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