Downloadable Files

The Art of Engagement_ASAE 2013
Learn how to design meetings that engage attendees in emotionally resonant experiences, moving them from being passive to active, passionate members of a community.
Art of Engagement slides ASAE FINAL.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [2.4 MB]
The Art of Listening
Nita Pettigrew was a teacher, now retired, who moved from teaching to coaching high school english students.
The Art of Listening.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [203.7 KB]
"Nice Bike!" The Importance of Making Meaningful Connections
by Mark Scharenbroich
Nice Bike_Acknowledge-Honor-Conntect_Lif[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [102.9 KB]

Finding Your Way

Are You Ready for Coaching?
The Readiness Questionnaire was developed by the Coaching and Philanthropy Project.
Adobe Acrobat document [39.0 KB]
Designing Your Preferred Future
Questions distilled by F.A.Diehl for her PhD dissertation research and reproduced with permission.
Designing Your Preferred Future.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [211.6 KB]
Values Explorer
What five values define you? The Center for Creative Leadership offers a deck of values cards and exercises to sort out what matters to you most.
What five values define you.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [44.4 KB]

Why Coaching

Seven Transformations of Leadership (Rooke and Torbert HBR article)
Leaders are made, not born, and how they develop is critical for organizational change.
seven transformations of leadership.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [244.1 KB]
Coaching and Philanthropy: Nonprofits
Three guides were created as a resource for and about coaching in the nonprofit sector.
Coaching Nonprofits.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [688.6 KB]
Why Every CEO Needs a Coach
Brief article by Ray Williams published on, August 2012
Why Every CEO Needs a Coach.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [124.1 KB]

Change the World

Assocciations of the Future
One of three essays published January 2010 in Associations Now magazine
Associations 2030.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [374.8 KB]
Recalibrating Normal_Association Management_2003
Cover story for Association Management, December 2003, argues that economic turbulence and velocity of change is permanent--the new normal and asks a series of questions to shift perspective.
Recalibrating normal.doc
Microsoft Word document [41.0 KB]
Journal of Association Leadership: Shared Responsibility
This article maps the framework devised by the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship to associations' capacity for shared social responsibility.
Shared Responsibility-FINAL-June 2009.pd[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [1.7 MB]
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