Santa Fe Center for Advanced Organizational Studies
Mission and Vision
The Santa Fe Center for Advanced Organizational Studies (Santa Fe Center) is dedicated to the ongoing development of a comprehensive and inter-discipline based approach to leadership and professional coaching and organizational consulting. Through its engagement in both research and training, and through its collaborative work with other leadership and professional coaching and consulting organizations, the Santa Fe Center will further the advancement of leadership studies and serve as a steward in the establishment of theory and evidence-based professional coaching practices.
- Offering of unique meetings (called “symposia”) that enable senior professional coaching practitioners to observe one another coach, receiving feedback from actual clients being coached during these meetings, providing opportunities for reflection upon coaching strategies, tactics and practices in the field.
- Offering of a training program to experienced professionals in the cutting-edge field of coach-based consulting.
- Research regarding leadership style and organizational culture, the development of professional coaches, and the linking of specific professional coaching practices with primary coaching client concerns and needs.
- Production of books and training materials that can be broadly disseminated to practitioners in the fields of leadership development, professional coaching and organizational consulting.