Enhancing Executive Performance Through Coaching
Realize Organizational Advancement
Career Partners International (CPI-KC), Kansas City's local Executive Coaching firm is committed to helping our clients improve their business results with our integrated approach to managing human capital throughout the career cycle including through Executive Coaching. We view talent management as a strategic approach to managing human capital throughout the career cycle: attracting, retaining, developing and transitioning the most important asset of an organization – it’s people.
Our carefully crafted one-on-one executive coaching services enhance organizational effectiveness.
Why Executive Coaching?
Build Skills For Maximum Success
Executives possess extensive knowledge and experience in their field of interest. Executive coaching enhances those skills and abilities to ensure organizations receive high returns on their executive investments. We craft each executive coaching engagement to accentuate strengths and develop skills in alignment with the organization’s needs and objectives. Our coaches come equipped with assessment certifications and all the essential tools – 360 Assessment feedback, Emotional Intelligence indicators, literature, exercises, and anecdotal aids from real experience that help executives effect change in themselves.
We believe that institutional buyers and sponsors should expect to experience a number of key areas of alignment, rigor and accountability when working with a high quality executive coaching organization.
Executive Coaching Programs
We offer comprehensive Executive Coaching engagements in the form of:
Assimilation – A Leader is new to the company or new to a role that has greater scope/scale, unique challenges or where the stakes are generally high.
Pre-Coaching Program (Coaching Readiness) – For Leaders who may not be ready to fully participate in a coaching engagement and accept feedback. The process is typically implemented prior to a structured coaching program to increase the likelihood the Leader will be able to convert the feedback into action and assure they are ready for coaching.
High Potential Development – For those identified as part of a succession plan and will benefit from developing higher levels of emotional intelligence relative to their strengths and developmental opportunities. Coaches to the organization's goals for high potentials.
Manager as Coach Learning Series® – MACLS transforms participants into coaches. Using adult learning principles, MACLS provides practical knowledge and essential resources to improve both individual and organizational performances. Structured and succinct experiential sessions, delivered over a span of time, allow participants to transfer learning into practice.
Targeted Leadership Performance Improvement – In situations where a Leader has behavioral “blind spots” or specific developmental needs that are impacting their current effectiveness or ability to grow into a role with greater responsibility.
This program teaches new behavioral, leadership or managerial skills. The selection is based on key roles within your company. This program allows Executives to quickly reach their full potential and overcome any barriers that have been inhibiting growth.
Leadership Team Coaching - Our program focuses on identifying strategic corporate goals, Defining clarity of purpose, setting and then meeting mutual expectations and accountability. Executive Team Coaching is critical for improving leadership team functions at any level.
Executive and C-Suite Coaching - Designed to help companies and their leaders maximize business performance by developing leadership skills that are matched to the changing needs of the organization, role, and situation.
Coaching Process & Framework
Our engagements are designed to target both the client organizations’ and the individual executives’ specific needs. While the circumstances vary from engagement to engagement, through our extensive research and implementation, we have developed a four-step Executive Coaching framework. See our full Process & Framework structure.
Certifications and Assessments
CPI - Kansas City has a large toolkit of executive coaches, development assessments, and certifications that we use as part of our Executive Coaching process and apply according to our clients' goals and needs. We believe the value of assessments lie in their ability to efficiently and productively facilitate the most relevant conversations between the coach and client. Learn more about CPI-KC's Executive Coaching Assessments.
A preview of our elite bench of esteemed and certified Executive Coaches that have held trusted to the the highest standards and exceed the CPI-KC's rigorous coach selection process.
We partner with you to develop a customized approach to enhance the effectiveness of your team.
Career Partners International - Kansas City has built our practice on these principles:
- Shared values
- Alignment with financial, operating and human relationship goals
- Single point of contact with full responsibility for the portfolio of consulting engagements
- Rigorous coach selection
- Uniform coaching framework for consistent excellence
- Agreement on milestones and outcomes