Videos


Wiznami began producing videos as a tool for developing the executive presence of out clients, as a training media, and as marketing channel in 2010. Below are links to a number of our videos.

How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You - Introduction plus Six Part Video Series



Introduction to the "How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You" video series.


Title: How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You Introduction to Six Video Series
This video introduces, describes, and summarizes the six videos in this series.  Each video focuses on one key element that you need to consider in selecting and beginning with a professional executive coach.  The video allows you to understand the big picture flow of the video series. It is best viewed in sequence and this video will help you anticipate the next topics for consideration. See the rest of the videos on the Gary Myszkowski YouTube channel or on www.http://wiznami.com/videos.shtml.
Title: Video 1 Identifying your presenting need or desired outcome for executive coaching.
This video reviews the 6 most common needs addressed by executive coaching. It is intended to broaden your understanding of how executive coaching can be adapted to your needs and what some of the alternatives might be. It is intended to also help you clarify your type of presenting needs and the implications for adapting the executive coaching process to it. This is Video 1 of 6 of the Wiznami series "How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You" on the Gary Myszkowski YouTube Channel.
Title: Video 2 The culture of the organization you are in and how it views Executive Coaching
Different business cultures view being involved in executive coaching in very different ways. Some view it as an investment in the executive who is highly valued by the company. Others view it as an indication that there is some problem with the executive. And other cultures are somewhere in between the views. This video briefly explores how the coaching process may be adapted given the cultural context you are performing in. This is Video 2 of 6 of the Wiznami series "How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You" on the Gary Myszkowski YouTube Channel.
Title: Video 3 Your readiness to engage in the executive coaching process
Video 3 addresses both the challenges of receiving uncomplimentary feedback or appreciating the perceptions of others that do not agree with our perceptions of ourselves, as well as the need to commit the necessary time and attention to achieve developmental progress and change. This is Video 3 of 6 of the Wiznami series "How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You" on the Gary Myszkowski YouTube Channel.
Video 4 reviews the questions you should be trying to answer when vetting or selecting an executive coach, as well as some of the red flags that should cause you concern. This is Video 4 of 6 of the Wiznami series "How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You" on the Gary Myszkowski YouTube Channel.
Video 5 reviews the content and process for using the interview guide as a tool to help you make a more accurate selection of a coach who is a good fit for you and your needs. Get the free Interview guide at http://wiznami.com/how-to-select-an-executive-coach.shtml#Interview%20Guide. This is Video 5 of 6 of the Wiznami series "How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You" on the Gary Myszkowski YouTube Channel.

In order for the adaptive coaching process to be effective, there needs to be a common expectation that either the coach or the executive should feel free at any time to raise questions or provide feedback about the quality of the process or the behavior or performance of either participant. Video 6 briefly describes how to set the tone from the beginning of this professional relationship about how to have "a discussion about the discussion." This is Video 6 of 6 of the Wiznami series "How to Select an Executive Coach Who is Right for You" on the Gary Myszkowski YouTube Channel.

This is Video 1 of a series of 7 clusters of Wiznami videos produced for executives who are interested in engaging in executive coaching and want to learn what they might be getting themselves into. The videos are clustered for easy navigation through the related topics in the videos. are clustered for easy navigation through the related topics.
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Wiznami Inc. is an a senior executive coaching service based in the greater Chicago area.