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Episode 1021: ICF: Leading the Future of Coaching

September 3, 2019

Guest:  Magdalena Nowicka Mook

Today, ICF is the world’s largest organization of professionally trained coaches, and we are the leading voice for the global coaching community.
Together, ICF Members, volunteer leaders and staff are pursuing a powerful vision: ensuring that coaching is an integral part of a thriving society and every ICF Member represents the highest quality of professional coaching.
As we approach our 25th anniversary, we will take bold steps to accelerate our achievement of this vision, to lead the future of coaching and to create more value for ICF Members.
Join ICF's CEO/Executive Director, Magdalena Nowicka Mook, as she shares more about what ICF is doing to expand the scope and influence of our organization.
Show Notes
  • What does an ICF credential mean?
  • Professional coaches vs all the others
  • How does Magda keep growing the ICF with her many responsibilities?
  • Telling us more about the ICF foundation
  • 2019 coaching survey and when to expect the results
  • Perks and privileges of an ICF membership
  • Why we should all be going to “Converge”
  • “Thought Leader Institute”is headed where?
Links Mentioned:
ICF Converge 2019 is THE global coaching event of 2019, and will take place October 23–26, in Prague, Czech Republic. Converge is a dynamic global conference designed to strengthen connections and offer cutting-edge learning opportunities.Converge 2019 features seven exceptional keynote presenters, and 84 education sessions total—all of which are approved for Continuing Coach Education.Whether you’re an experienced coach with a thriving practice, a new practitioner on route to your ACC, or a corporate leader who wants to build a coaching culture in your organization, Converge is a can’t-miss learning and networking event.Register now at
The 2019 ICF Global Coaching Survey, conducted by PwC Research, is now available at If you're a coach or a manager or leader who uses coaching skills at work, please take time to complete the survey and contribute to this vital piece of industry research. If you've already taken the survey, don't forget to share the link——with the coaches and leaders in your network.

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