Leadership is the term which is so vast that we cannot cover it even in thousands of years and that’s why I have built a blog especially for leadership styles. So coaching style is a part of the leadership styles which are in rule now days. This leadership style is added to other Leadership styles from now on.
Coaching is a very difficult term to explain, here is its concise definition:
Coaching a mixture of a leader, a trainer and an instructor. It adds the training with the act to lead and order in the form of instructions or advice. Moreover coach is someone or something who takes you with it to the desired destination and coaching should be differentiated from consulting and counseling.
There are several categories in which you can find a coach; even it won’t be wrong that you can find in every aspect of life.
Origin of coaching:
The first, biggest and the perfect coach was Holy prophet (P.B.U.H) who taught the way of Islam like no one ever did. If we extract a definition of coach from him we can quote: Simple, forgiving, generous, understandable, to the point, most authentic and most advanced.
Main purpose of coaching:
There are many purposes of coaching like:
Leading to the right path
Finding personal values
But the real purpose of coaching is:
To find the real power of the inside:
This main thing is to be done by the coach and this is as necessary as breathing. If you don’t discover what you have in you, you can’t be the best player. Finding the hidden talent is what a coach does. Normally a man never knows the inner potential until he is compelled to explore or coached to destination. It is said that normally humans doesn’t explore themselves to full. They only find a little part of their capabilities in their life time. Human only come to know their inner real self when they face the real challenge or fear in life like; if they are gonna lose their life if they don’t run enough fast.
A coach must possess the following qualities if he/she wants to be effective.
Sincere: If a person is not sincere he can’t be a coach. Sincerity leads to the act of making others, realize what they have.
Reliable: To learn from someone, you need to rely on him so the coach must be reliable enough to spend time and trust.
Optimistic: to explore the real inner self a coach should be positive minded to make you the same.
Other qualities are: