The benefits of hiring an executive coach

I would like to pick up on something David Kent noted in his post last week highlighting gaps in early career training:  “Nobody is born knowing everything.”  It is worth emphasizing that this is generally true for management and leadership skills, and especially true for professional functions such as principal investigator, director, or executive officer, for which most of us receive no formal training. While the metrics by which we gauge a manager’s success in these…

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