Episode 43: The Spheres of Influence

This week we’re bringing you a Coaching Tool episode. In this power-packed mini-episode Elena provides guidance on how The Spheres of Influence can be engaged right now as a critical resilience boosting strategy. Listen in to grow your coaching toolkit and hear how to artfully utilize the Spheres of Influence alongside the complimentary tools of Identifying Bright Spots and Strengths-Based Coaching.  

This episode is for you if: 

  • You’re looking for a tool to use when people are feeling powerless (hint: if someone is complaining, this is for them!) 
  • You and/or your coachees are riding a wave of uncertainty and anxiety and would benefit from regaining some control. 
  • You want to hear more about the intersections of different coaching moves and tools. 

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Additional resources:

  • Elena’s article in Education Week, “Spheres of Control,” where she talks further about this tool

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