Coaching Research

Blog URL:http://www.realworldresearch.blogspot.com/
Blog Tags:Coaching, Research, Coach, Mentor, Coaching consultant
Country:United Kingdom

The practice of coaching is expanding rapidly, yet the process and impact of coaching is seriously under-researched. This blog reports on empirical and conceptual research being undertaken by me and my research team at the University of Surrey, UK.



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A. Blackman, R. Franklin, A. Rossetto and D.E. Gray  (2015) ‘Transforming Farm Health and Safety: The Case for Business Coaching’. Journal of Health and Safety. 21(1): 35-46.Abstract. In the U.S. and Australia, agriculture is consistently ra...

This article, written by D.E. Gray, Y. Gabriel and H. Goregaokar has been accepted for publication by Management Learning.Abstract: The economic crisis of 2008/9 has increased unemployment amongst managers, particularly older managers, a gr...

AbstractPurpose: To contribute to the literature on innovation and entrepreneurial learning by exploring how SMEs learn and innovate, how they use of both formal and informal learning and in particular the role of networks and crisis events within th...

I was fortunate to attend a presentation last week (given by Clive Mann, Managing Director of Ridler & Co) on the latest edition of the Ridler Report.  For those who are unfamiliar with this study, this is the fifth report of its kind,...

I recently had an article published in the magazine Coaching at Work, looking at a new, growing phenomenon - Flash Mob coaching.  This seems to be 'taking coaching to the people', popularising the art of coaching.  Here is the article:...

For those interested in promoting your coaching and mentoring research, I would recommend the following web sites:Www.academia.eduWww.scholar.google.comWww.researchgate.comWww.mendelay.comFor further information please contact me at: D.E.Gray@surrey.

Academic articles

on Apr 1, 2013

You can download many of my academic articles on coaching and other subjects at:http://gre.academia.edu/DavidEGrayFor further information please contact me at: D.E.Gray@surrey.ac.uk David E Gray (Professor of Management Learning)...