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Leadership Coaching Tip

June 2010 / Leadership Coaching Tips

The Magnetic Leader as Crucible – How to Create a Transformative Space without Scorching People

by Zoë Routh

Zoë Routh

Change and learning can be difficult and painful–hence the notion of “crucible” experiences: an event that was challenging or even harrowing acts as a transformational experience, much like a crucible provides a container for huge temperatures that initiate a re-structure of its contents.

Leaders too can act as crucibles–creating a stable steady environment to contain the …