Coaching for Performance Collection sample insights

In times of change and disruption, great coaching can be the catalyst for improvement and sustained success - guiding people to achieve things they never thought were possible. To support leaders in thinking about their coaching culture, best practice and how to energise regular coaching activity, Sporting Edge has created the ‘Coaching for Performance Collection’. This curated collection from our digital Performance Zone® features some of the world’s most respected experts from sport, academia, performing arts and the military, who share what it takes to build the environment and develop a coaching mindset.

Insight:  May Busch - Author and executive coach.

May Busch is an executive coach, speaker, advisor and author, with a passion for helping people to succeed in their career and life. Previously May enjoyed a 24-year career at Morgan Stanley, where she was most recently Chief Operating Officer for Europe

About this video

May Busch explains the differences between coaching, mentoring and teaching.

Insight: Boris Becker - Coach and three times Wimbledon winner

Boris Becker is a former world No. 1 tennis player. He is a six-time major singles champion, including Wimbledon; he also won 13 Masters, five elite indoor titles and an Olympic gold medal in doubles. He is currently working as a tennis coach.

About this video

Boris Becker discusses how understanding the right moment to intervene is a mixture of your needs and what you think is best for them which is where social awareness is important, but it's always about enabling the performance of others.

Insight:  Dominic Alldis - Orchestral conductor and jazz musician

Dominic Alldis is a jazz musician, orchestral conductor, business speaker and the founder of Music & Management Ltd. He has built a unique musical career over 30 years, spanning the rich and varied musical worlds of classical music, jazz piano and cabaret singing. He uses the metaphor of music to explore a range of key business concerns, including leadership, teamwork and innovation.

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Dominic Alldis discusses some of the great skills that high performing coaches demonstrate.



All these expert insights were taken from our Performance Zone® which features over 750 micro lessons from over 100 expert contributors and across 80 topics.


For further details on the 'Coaching for Performance Collection' or The Performance Zone® then please contact us on or call us on +44 (0)1858 414 214.