Effective DBA

Coaching and Mentoring

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Coaching and Mentoring

  • The reason for establishment of Effective DBA – Coaching and Mentoring was the need of coaches, mentors, leaders and managers to have a program where they could refresh and improve their knowledge and get modern information from this demanding field.

  • Effective DBA – Coaching and Mentoring includes all the necessary background for these professions. Be it coaching and mentoring itself, coaching styles and skills, negotiation methods and development for coaches, mentors and managers.

  • To be an effective coach, mentor or manager, it is necessary to work on personal growth and development. 
  • In the next part of the program, within the Scientific-research module I.-VI., the student will get acquainted with the procedure of dissertation preparation, research methods, writing and defense of the dissertation.

  • The last two modules are designed to complete, submit and defend the dissertation. The student chooses the topic of his dissertation from the field of study specialization.

  • Furthermore, each student is required to publish four professional articles and participate in at least three other activities (webinars/conferences). All the mentioned activities are mandatory and necessary for the successful completion of the studies.
  • You can get the necessary inspiration for the job of a coach, mentor or leader from managers of successful companies such as AirBnB, BuzzFeed, Microsoft, Adidas, Nike, Kraft Heinz Company, Tesla, JetBlue, Danone, Alphabet, SC Johnson, Infor, IBM, Reddit, YouTube, LinkedIn, Yum!, Carnival, Uber, Casper, Levi's, Trivia and others.

 Coaching and Mentoring consists of 12 Modules

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1. Coaching

Content includes: Coaching and Developing Employees, Coaching High Potentials, Building a Coaching Culture: Improving Performance Through Timely Feedback, Working with an Executive Coach, Retail Customer Service Management and Coaching, Coaching Employees through Difficult Situations, Train the Trainer

2. Coaching Styles

Content includes: Executive Coaching, Coaching for Results, Sales Coaching, Persuasive Coaching, Decision-Making Strategies, Executive Decision Making

3. Mentoring

Content includes: Being a Good Mentee, Mentoring Others, Developing a Mentoring Program, Strategic Mentoring

4. Coaching and Mentoring Skills

Content includes: Coaching Skills for Leaders and Managers, Facilitation Skills for Managers and Leaders, Using Questions to Foster Critical Thinking and Curiosity, Improving Your Listening Skills, Emerging Leader, Building Your Brand, Improve Presentations and Executive Presence, Managing Depression in the Workplace, Learning from Failure

5. Manager as a Coach and Mentor

Content includes: Managing a Cross-Functional Team, Managing a Diverse Team, Managing Your Manager, Managing Someone Older Than You, Managing for Results

6. Scientific-research module I. - Research, Information literacy

Content includes: Literacy, Academic Research: Quantitative, Writing with Impact, etc.

7. Scientific-research module II. - Dissertation Writing I.

Content includes: Writing Case Studies, Writing a Research Paper, Writing a Strong Essay, Writing Articles, etc.

8. Scientific-research module III. - Dissertation Writing II.

Content includes: Writing in Plain English, Writing in Plain Language, Productivity Hacks for Writers, etc.

9. Scientific-research module IV. - Dissertation Writing III.

Content includes: Grammar Foundations, Advanced Grammar, Editing and Proofreading, etc.

10. Scientific-research module V. - Submission and evaluation of the dissertation

Content includes: In this module you submit your dissertation and the supervisor and the opponent will evaluate it. Successful evaluation is a condition for defending the dissertation.

11. Scientific-research module VI. - Dissertation defense preparation

Content includes: The aim of this module is your preparation for the presentation of a dissertation at the online presentation before a Board of Examiners.

12. Dissertation defense

Content includes: The last step of a successful DBA study is an online defense of your dissertation and answer all the questions before the Board of Examiners.

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Meet some of our students

"The course materials are very beneficial, and the approach is practical, which makes it easy to learn."
Yulisar Ganda Putra, DBAProject Specialist
"This program is not about theory, but about the practical experience of experts in the field. The study helped me to use current experience and knowledge and apply them to the real environment of business."
Ing. Jan Strašek, MBAEngineer and Sales Manager at Škoda Auto Dealership
"I'm really excited. The program is great for people who are very busy. It will help you broaden your view. Don't hesitate, you will be as excited and satisfied as I am."
Leo Dvorak, LL.M.PR Manager