Coaching Programs Designed to Solve Problems and Achieve Results

Executive Coaching is about unlocking your potential to maximize performance, by helping you to learn versus teaching you. It is a process that aims to improve your present performance benchmarks rather than the distant past or future. In short, Mike Whalen Executive Coaching works with professionals to facilitate learning, providing the tools and guidance to work through challenges and to build your leadership mindset and skillset.

Coaching Methodology & Philosophies

Our philosophies are guided by the International Coaching Federation’s Core Competencies, which outline a clear and concise foundation for the coaching relationship and success.  

Demonstrate Ethical Practices

Understand and consistently apply coaching ethics and standards of coaching.

Embody a Coaching Mindset

Develop and maintain a mindset that is open, curious, flexible and client-centred.

Establish and Maintain Agreements

Create clear agreements about the coaching relationship, process, plans and goals. Establish agreements for the overall coaching engagement as well as those for each coaching session.

Cultivate Trust and Safety

Create a safe, supportive environment that allows the client to share freely. Maintain a relationship of mutual respect and trust.
Core Competencies

Maintain Presence

Be fully conscious and present with the client, employing a style that is open, flexible, grounded, and confident.

Listen Actively

Focus on what the client is and is not saying to fully understand what is being communicated in the context of the client systems and to support client self-expression.

Evoke Awareness

Facilitate client insight and learning by using tools and techniques such as powerful questioning, silence, metaphor, or analogy.

Facilitate Client Growth

Partner with the client to transform learning and insight into action. Promote client autonomy in the coaching process.

All coaching programs follow the International Coaching Federation’s Code of Ethics:

Coaching Programs

Power Pack

Designed as a concentrated, 1-month series of four Executive Coaching sessions focused on a specific issue or basic leadership tune-up, the Power Pack delivers practical tools and solutions succinctly—and as always—confidentially.

Momentum Plan

Called Momentum Plan for a reason, this 3+ month platform offers an immersive, deep dive into your professional development with transformative leadership tools and strategies. In addition to the convenience of consistent, pre-set appointments, you’ll have the benefit of time to road-test new ideas so together, we can measure and course-correct performance shifts to successfully navigate change.  

Together, let’s explore your potential.

Book a Complimentary 45-minute Executive Coaching Consultation.