Coaching brings out inner potential

Peter Jensen, a coach’s coach, describes the person you want in your corner
By Uyen Vu
||Last Updated: 09/18/2006

It only seems appropriate that some of the best answers to what makes a good coach come from a coach himself — or rather, a coach of coaches.

As founder and CEO of Rockwood, Ont.-based Performance Coaching Inc., Peter Jensen knows that good coaches have “tremendous clarity” in giving feedback when helping someone form a picture in her mind of what great performance looks like.

So what does good coaching look like? It’s the passion shown when coaches see people learn.