TEAM BUILDING MASTERCLASSES
MASTERCLASS: COACHING AS A LEADERSHIP STYLE
Those with a coaching style of leadership are often credited with bringing out the best in the performance of the individuals and the teams they manage. In this masterclass, our experienced coaches will share some of the key tools they use, applied to a leadership setting.
Participants will work with key facets of coaching to enhance their coaching and broader management capabilities.
Understand coaching as a distinct approach to management and learn when to use it
Experience effective listening by working with a listening scale
Be more aware of how to create and then ask powerful questions
Delegate work in a way that motivates and enables staff
Explore the value of building and developing trust with others
This course is suitable for individual Managers who need to increase their range of management approaches to operate more effectively.
MASTERCLASS: HIGH PERFORMING HYBRID TEAMS
Professional services firms are going hybrid. Unlike the move to remote working during the pandemic, which was done out of necessity, the move to hybrid working is in response to the changed preferences of employees and market forces.
Hybrid working sounds like the solution which will accommodate everyone. However, there have been concerns raised that it will set back diversity initiatives. Also, with many partners, team leaders, and managers stepping into unchartered waters, there are many unknowns. The biggest being, just how do you get the most from a hybrid team?
Join us to look at the following:
Understanding team preferences - how what you see might not be the whole picture and managing changing needs and fears
Clients - what's important for the business and how to balance client need with employee need
Top tips for managing hybrid meetings
Making sure that hybrid working doesn't impact diversity and inclusion in teams
MASTERCLASS: CREATE A COACHING CULTURE
A coaching culture champions openness and psychological safety. It has benefits for successfully navigating periods of uncertainty and change. It also helps to foster high-performing teams in the long-run..
In this masterclass we think about the elements of a coaching culture and explore how close your firm, or your team, is to achieving them. We give you tools to enhance each of the elements.
Understand what a coaching culture is
Think about how to use coaching as an intervention or style of being
Key elements of coaching
This course is suitable for management teams who what to think about a different way of leading, as well as teams who want to charter a different course.
MASTERCLASS: CREATE YOUR OWN TEAM VALUES SHIELD
This team building exercise is intended to help teams reflect on shared values and what they stand for. It can help foster a sense of togetherness.
This masterclass would work well for teams who want to feel more connected and who want to create a joint sense of purpose.
The workshop will start off by getting team members to create their own coat of arms, this will help increase understanding of difference across the team.
The second part of the workshop encourages the team to think collectively about their strengths and values. The exercise is designed to get the team working together and to foster a sense of belonging.
All our Team Building Masterclasses are facilitated by Claire Rason, Steve Couch or Stephanie Wheeler.
Claire is an accredited coach and experienced client listening consultant and founded Client Talk after working in, or alongside, professional services firms for over 20 years. Claire is passionate about bringing the power of active listening and diverse thinking to professional services firms.
Steve works with leadership teams and senior practitioners in professional services firms. Steve, a Henley Masters Coach, led diverse practices as a PwC Partner for 13 years and has 30 years of international coaching experience.
Stephanie is a leadership and team coach. She is also a LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® facilitator and writer. Formerly a solicitor, she has an MSc in Coaching & Behavioural Change from Henley Business School. She is passionate about innovative and imaginative ways of facilitating conversations.