EP015: Unleashing Leadership Potential through Developmental Coaching

If you’re ready to expand leader development in yourself and your organization, this podcast episode is exactly what you need. In episode 9 we discussed the benefits of mentorship in leader development, revisiting this subject we look at how we can leverage coaching as a tool for leader development. Our guest today is Major (R) Jonathan Silk, Executive Director of Leader Development at UNT Health Science Center and a retired Army major. Jonathan holds an MBA from the University of Texas and an M.A in Learning Technologies from Pepperdine University, he has also completed the Columbia Coaching Certification Program (CCCP) at Columbia University. This unique opportunity allows us to tap into Jonathan’s extensive knowledge and experience in coaching individuals to excel in reaching development goals. Earlier this year Jonathan and Maj Brandon Soltwisch published an article titled Coaching 2.0: Developing Winning Leaders for a Complex World. In their article they define coaching and introduce a model that you can apply to your organization.

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Host: CPT David Weart, CPT Micah Klein

Guest: MAJ(R) Jonathan Silk

Editors: CPT Micah Klein, CPT Guillermo Guandique