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What is coaching?
Coaching is an interactive process that helps individuals and organizations to develop more rapidly and produce more satisfying results. Coaches work with clients in many areas, including business and career.   As a result of coaching, clients set better goals, take more action, make better decisions, and more fully use their natural strengths.

How does coaching work?
Professional coaches are trained to listen and observe, to customize their approach to the individual client’s needs, and to elicit strategies and solutions from clients.  The O’Toole Firm believes that clients are naturally creative and resourceful, and that the coach’s job is to provide support to enhance their skills, resources, and creativity. While coaches provide feedback and an objective perspective, clients are responsible for taking the necessary steps to produce the results they desire.

Which type of coaching is right for me?
Individual coaching:
CEOs
Executives
Attorneys
Managers
Small business owners
Other professionals

Organizational coaching
:
Human resources departments interested in hiring external coaches
Companies looking to launch a coaching initiative
Companies intending to train their managers to be coaches
Companies that want to launch an initiative to increase company morale or prevent and/or cure employee burnout
Companies interested in investing in high potential employees
Companies interested in initiating a ‘First 100 Days’ program for new and recently promoted managers
Companies interested in succession or retention plans
Companies interested in coaching workshops
Companies that want the support of a coach for strategic planning

Entrepreneurial coaching
:
New and established entrepreneurs
Owners and managers of small companies
Start-up companies
Professionals in private practice

Legal Leadership:
Partners, shareholders and owners
Junior, senior and first year associates
Attorneys changing practice areas
Human resources departments in search of leadership development, diversity training or hiring external coaches
Attorneys transitioning to new firms or new positions of leadership
Attorneys experiencing a merger or acquisition
Individual attorneys interested in support, guidance and resource groups

What is the cost and how do I begin?
Please call (202.386.8185 EST) or email Cathleen@theotoolefirm.com to schedule a complimentary consultation about your needs. Based on that conversation, we will determine if my skills and experience are a good fit with your needs.

The O’Toole Firm offers a variety of 3, 6, 9 and 12 month packages for individuals, groups and teams. Additionally, we have group coaching, workshops and seminars available which can be designed to meet your needs and specifications.

Please note, fees are billed monthly in advance of the services provided.