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These resources come from our HGI team and many others who have tools, thoughts and wisdom to share. Enjoy your exploration.




Coaching – Articles


Coaching is 'secret weapon' in war for talent: Programs embraced by companies

Derek Sankey, Calgary Herald Printed in the Vancouver Sun, September 25, 2009


COACHING: A Global Study of Successful Practices, Current Trends and Future Possibilities: 2008-2018 The American Management Association


Take Your Practice to the Next Level: Hire a Coach

Ann Macaulay, Canadian Bar Association 


Coaching – Research

Evaluation Research Report on the Coaching Pilot at The University of British Columbia


Free Evaluation Tools


Strengths – For Women 


Free learning style assessment (by LD Pridenet )





LEADS , health care leadership framework  


Improving Financial Outcomes with High-Performing Charge Nurses

Patricia Burns, RN, MSN; Beth Eagleton, RN, MN, Ph.D.;Teresa Golden, RN, MSN, NE-BC; and Julee Thompson, RN, MSN, MBA 


Leadership Development: A Review of Industry Best Practices

Day, David V. (Pennsylvania State University) and  Halpin, Stanley M. (U.S. Army Research Institute) , U.S. Army Research Institute for the Behavioral and Social Sciences


An Integrative Definition of Leadership

Bruce E. Winston, Kathleen Patterson, Regent University



Related Professional Organizations

International Coach Federation 

Canadian Council of Human Resources Associations 


Free Mind Map 

Learning Pyramid

Smart Goals template