Conversations with Authors - A Coach's Guide to Team Building - 6th March 2024

For this month's Conversation with Authors we are delighted to be joined by Helen Smith & Tony Wall who wrote their book: A Coach's Guide to Team Building: Understanding Functions, Structure and Leadership.


The book:
- Provides a range of practical tools, from ‘how-to’ guides to checklists
- Explores the challenges of building diversity and inclusivity into any team
- Covers a range of industries and team dynamics

The unique blend of expertise and insight from the authors will benefit academics, coaching practitioners, and team leaders alike. Whether you are an experienced team leader or novice manager, this book offers solutions to problems facing real teams.

Author Biographies
Helen Smith is Faculty Head of Coaching and Mentoring in the Department of People and Performance at Manchester Metropolitan University. UK. Helen previously served as a Board Member of the European Mentoring and Coaching Council (EMCC) UK for over two years and is a founding member of The Greater Manchester Coaching Hub (GMCH).

Tony Wall is Professor at Liverpool Business School, Liverpool John Moores University, UK and holds visiting roles in Sweden and Vietnam. Tony has published 200+ works, including global policy reports for EMCC Global. He has received numerous accolades including the Advance-HE National Teaching Fellowship and Santander International Research Excellence Awards.

Whether you have read the book or pondered the topic, come and join us in March to share your reading experience with others and take the opportunity to engage with like-minded members of the EMCC UK Community.


If you haven't read the book but are interested in finding out more about it then you are also welcome to join us. To obtain a free chapter, please click here. If you would like to purchase your own copy of the book, EMCC members can use the code EMCC20 to get 20% off: Please click here for more information.


This is a free resource for EMCC UK members, and we’re also inviting non-members to join us for free if they would like to.

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We look forward to seeing you online on the day.

06/03/2024 16:00 - 17:00
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