Author: Magda Walczak

Magda Walczak

Magda

Magda Walczak is CEO of Coacharya and author of Saylor's tale, a children's book. She's passionate about animal rights, women's equity and living sustainably.

ICF Core Coaching Competencies
Nov 14th 2019 • 9 min read

ICF Core Coaching Competencies

When you start researching becoming a life coach or executive coach, sooner or later you'll come across the term coaching competencies or core competencies. Usually,...

11 Books Every Coach Should Read
Sep 11th 2019 • 20 min read

11 Books Every Coach Should Read

Becoming a coach is a journey, one that takes a lot of training, personal reflection and mentorship. While going through a professional certification course (such...

Unconditional Positive Regard
Aug 26th 2019 • 6 min read

Unconditional Positive Regard

In honor of International Dog Day, I wanted to take the opportunity to talk about a concept exemplified by dogs: unconditional positive regard (or should...

Mentored Evaluation = Performance Evaluation + Mentoring for PCC via ACTP
Aug 13th 2019 • 2 min read

Mentored Evaluation = Performance Evaluation + Mentoring for PCC via ACTP

We conducted a super informative session yesterday on not just about Mentored Evaluation specifically, but about paths to PCC in general. If you missed the...

Systemic Coaching Webinar Series (video)
Apr 10th 2019 • 2 min read

Systemic Coaching Webinar Series (video)

Coacharya believes that Systemic Coaching will replace the traditional model of individual coaching for reasons of cost and performance value-add. Ram’s personal belief is that...

New Webinar Series on Systemic Coaching
Apr 8th 2019 • 2 min read

New Webinar Series on Systemic Coaching

As of April 10, the topic we will focus on in the monthly Advanced webinar will be Systemic Coaching. We will likely stay on this...

Theory U, Generative Listening and their relevance to coaching
Mar 20th 2019 • 1 min read

Theory U, Generative Listening and their relevance to coaching

In his book Theory U, Otto Scharmer models the movement of the ego state we are often imprisoned, in what he terms as “absencing,” to the...

Coaching From an Organizational Development Perspective (video)
Mar 14th 2019 • 2 min read

Coaching From an Organizational Development Perspective (video)

Coaching is seen as an individual process working towards behavioural change. It is. However, unless the individual is addressed as part of the system he...

Lead for Change – A Conference For Those Who Lead and Coach
Dec 20th 2018 • 4 min read

Lead for Change – A Conference For Those Who Lead and Coach

BANGALORE, December 20, 2018 — Over 280 coaches and other leadership professionals gathered at Taj Bangalore for the first inaugural Lead for Change conference. The…

Lead for Change – Conference in Bangalore on Dec. 19
Nov 26th 2018 • 1 min read

Lead for Change – Conference in Bangalore on Dec. 19

Our leadership conference in Bangalore is fast approaching. If you haven't booked your ticket, please do so ASAP or you'll miss out. Buy your ticket...

Understanding Neurochemistry on a Conversational Intelligence Level for Leadership Development (Video)
Oct 23rd 2018 • 1 min read

Understanding Neurochemistry on a Conversational Intelligence Level for Leadership Development (Video)

The quality of conversations in the workplace is the foundation for building relationships and trust among employees, which in turn defines the quality of an...

Adobe’s Performance Management Philosophy: Check-ins (video)
Sep 20th 2018 • 1 min read

Adobe’s Performance Management Philosophy: Check-ins (video)

In case you missed our last webinar, here's a recording. For future webinars, please go to coacharya.com/events. Please also take a look at these resources...

Eastern Philosophy and Spirituality in Coaching (video)
Sep 17th 2018 • 1 min read

Eastern Philosophy and Spirituality in Coaching (video)

Starting August 8, 2018, we've kicked off a special series on Eastern Philosophy and Spirituality in Coaching. Each webinar is a combination of lecture and...

How Supervision Enhances You As A Coach (video)
Aug 20th 2018 • 2 min read

How Supervision Enhances You As A Coach (video)

According to the European Mentoring & Coaching Council – EMCC, the purpose of supervision is to enhance the wellbeing, and develop the practice of coaches...

Coach Training Books and Videos
Aug 11th 2018 • 2 min read

Coach Training Books and Videos

In addition to formal coach training, there are a lot of resources out there that an aspiring (or practicing!) coach can utilize to hone their...