Chris Wood's scientific contributions

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This study seeks to understand the role that courage plays in the development and practice of coaches. Courage is mentioned frequently in the coaching literature, but this research is the first study to investigate its significance. Within the precepts of constructivist grounded theory, which is appropriate for the investigation of under-represente...

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... So far, most of the work done in this subject is mainly in western countries, and emphasis is placed on how employees need the courage to perform the desired behaviors that affect organizational outcomes positively, such as organizational citizenship behavior (Howard et al., 2017), job performance, job satisfaction, life satisfaction (Bockorny and Youssef-Morgan, 2019;Koerner, 2014;Schilpzand et al., 2014), psychological well-being (Gustems and Calderon, 2014). Also, we studied how social courage positively relates to beneficial voice and silence as well as negatively relates to detrimental voice and silence (Howard and Holmes, 2020), how courage is correlated with psychological empowerment (Khoshmehr et al., 2020), coaching (Wood, 2021) and how courage mediates on quality of life (Magnano et al., 2019). As can be seen, there is little empirical work when comes to the antecedents of courage in business life (Comer and Sekerka, 2018;Howard and Cogswell, 2019;Koerner, 2014;Schilpzand et al., 2014). ...