What does coaching mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coaching, coaching jobnoun

    the job of a professional coach

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coaching

    of Coach

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  1. Coaching

    Coaching, when referring to getting coached by a professional coach, is a teaching, training or development process in which an individual gets support while learning to achieve a specific personal or professional result or goal. The individual receiving coaching may be referred to as the client or coachee, or they may be in an intern or apprenticeship relationship with the person coaching them. Occasionally the term coaching may be applied to an informal relationship between one individual who has greater experience and expertise than another and offers advice and guidance as the other goes through a learning process. This form of coaching is similar to mentoring. The structures, models and methodologies of coaching are numerous, and may be designed to facilitate thinking or learning new behavior for personal growth or professional advancement. There are also forms of coaching that help the coachee improve a physical skill, like in a sport or performing art form. Some coaches use a style in which they ask questions and offer opportunities that will challenge the coachee to find answers from within him/herself. This facilitates the learner to discover answers and new ways of being based on their values, preferences and unique perspective.

Editors Contribution

  1. coachingverb

    Verb form of the word coach.

    Coaching was a joy he loved as his passion was sport.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coaching in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coaching in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of coaching in a Sentence

  1. James Williams:

    It has virtual Floyd teaching you first how to throw a punch in the right way, taking you through different punch combinations, teaching you how to duck, bob, and weave, and essentially coaching you throughout that workout, all the while getting a cardio, high intensity workout.

  2. Bill Belichick:

    My personal coaching philosophy, my mentality, has always been to make things as difficult as possible for players in practice, however bad we can make them, I make them.

  3. Terrence Clarke:

    I had high expectations coming into this season and, of course, didn't expect to be injured, which I understand is part of the game, thank you to Coach Cal, the coaching staff and my teammates ! Big Blue Nation( Big Blue Nation), I hope to make you all proud as I pursue my dreams.

  4. Serena Williams:

    I did n’t get coaching, i do n’t cheat ! I did n’t get coaching. How can you say that ? You owe me an apology. I have never cheated in my life !

  5. Nate Fish:

    We want guys to come over just to raise the level of playing and coaching in the country, if you can take 10 or 20 Division I college baseball players and you put them in the Premier League it would drastically impact the level of play. I'm not really worried about having too many of these guys.

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