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For the last 30 years the Co-Active Training Institute (CTI) has been offering the gold-standard in coach training and leadership development for individuals and organizations. Now we are creating a new language of leadership. Let's do this together. 

Co-Active Blog

Co-Active Blog

coaching certification

It is critical to obtain certification as a coach. It not only offers credibility and integrity to you as an individual, but also to the sector as a whole.

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  • January 26, 2022

Kvon Tucker and Nina Simmonds talk about leadership, transformation, and becoming a better person. Kvon described some of his customer-building strategies.

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  • December 29, 2021

Co-Active leaders Eric Kohner and Nina Simmonds talk about acknowledging privilege, supporting the marginalized, and what wanting to make a difference means.

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  • December 15, 2021

Co-Active manifests itself in everyday life. Co-Active training has helped people find their place in the world reflecting their profession and who they are.

Nancy Conger

Nancy Conger began her CTI training nearly two decades ago. Discover how coaching can help you become more humble, thankful, and curious about the world around you.

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  • November 24, 2021

Make the decision to incorporate more play into your daily routine. When you take care of yourself, you are also taking care of the rest of the world.

leadership lessons

We've all heard it before. Students began seeing and experiencing Co-Active everywhere after completing Co-Active training for coaching and leadership.


Co-Active has helped many to achieve amazing things. Sue, a published author, life coach, and public speaker, has helped hundreds with rebuilding their lives.

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  • October 06, 2021
Co-Active Leadership: Five Ways to Lead, Second Edition

The second edition of Co-Active Leadership: Five Ways to Lead is now available. The book updates expand on understanding the Co-Active Leadership Model.

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  • April 28, 2021
confident woman looking forward

The world needs more coaches. The client of a Co-Active coach is provided with a secure environment in which they can explore and experience their feelings.

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  • April 21, 2021
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Victor McGuire's non-profit, Coaching For Everyone, was launched in 2020. His enthusiasm for lifelong learning has sparked the creation of the organization.

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  • April 05, 2021
Managers vs. Leaders

Leaders make excellent managers. In today's society, managers are not encouraged to be leaders, which can demotivate both managers and their employees.

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  • August 31, 2020
Female Patient in a Neurology Lab doing EEG Scan

According to neuroscience studies, Co-Active Coaching helps people create new brain networks, respond calmly to stress, be creative, and make better decisions.

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  • August 11, 2020

CTI – the organization and its people – remains deeply committed to grasping the underlying foundations of systematic racism in order to challenge oppression.

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  • July 03, 2020

Leadership is in everyone. It means taking responsibility for who you are and how you show up daily. Embracing your story and path allows you to inspire others.


How have you grown this year? Changes? What's your impact on the community? How can you improve next year? How committed are you to create your vision?

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  • May 30, 2019

Science says humans have five senses, but evidence suggests we have constant extrasensory field awareness or intuition. How does it help grow your leadership?

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  • May 30, 2019

More Co-Active coaches and sustainability leaders should powerfully collaborate to foster and preserve the confidence to question the organizational status quo.

Leadership Lessons from the Field

We make our world. Together. Everyday. Impact, as well as how we may unintentionally muck things up, is discussed in the Co-Active Leadership training program.

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  • May 30, 2019
Leading the pack, ingenuity,standing out from the crowd concept.

The entire cosmos is a living, breathing paradox. Every moment holds a paradox; when we say yes to one thing, we are simultaneously saying no to another.


How's your leadership? Whether you're a solo entrepreneur or CEO, grasping your leadership style and when to switch is the first step to getting in the flow.

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