Bloch Executive M.B.A. students receive targeted coaching from and on-staff executive coach in areas vital for senior leaders, such as organizational influence, executive presence, team management, crisis communication, and personal awareness.
The coach provides input on a variety of professional effectiveness topics, works with individuals and teams as needed, and serves as a first line of instruction for behavioral insights and team skills.
What coaching helps you do
- Understand Professional Strengths. The Executive Coach observes students in class and team settings, offers feedback when appropriate, and assesses progress toward individual development goals, as well as program learning goals on communication skills.
- Develop Executive Presence. Students receive group instruction, as well individual and team presentation feedback throughout the program. Students may receive individual coaching in one-on-one conferences.
- Leverage Team Interactions. The Executive Coach may participate in team meetings and coach team members on how to interact effectively with peers who have diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and capabilities.
- In addition to these structured activities, the Coach can assist students in creating their personal learning plan and is on call to help individuals apply the skills and knowledge they are learning in the program to their work situations.