Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt says everyone needs a coach. Watch this interview.
“I absolutely believe that people, unless coached, never reach their maximum capabilities.”
Bob Nardelli, former CEO, Home Depot
“Who exactly seeks out a coach? Winners who want more out of life.”
Chicago Tribune, 12/17/00
“Once used to bolster troubled staffers, coaching now is part of the standard leadership development training for elite executives and talented up-and-comers at IBM, Motorola, J.P. Morgan, Chase, and Hewlett Packard. These companies are discreetly giving their best prospects what star athletes have long had: a trusted adviser to help reach their goals.”
— CNN.com, 5/28/01