“The first great gift we can bestow on others is a good example.”

—Thomas Morell, English librettist and scholar


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Organizations often engage coaches to support the growth and development of their key people. They see these engagements as investments that can pay huge dividends as they create a culture of coaching.

Of paramount importance to these efforts is the fact that these key leaders and managers are setting an example for their teams, by demonstrating their own coachability and openness to change.


Who in your personal or professional life sets a great example for you to follow?

What can you do to set an even better example for others in your life?