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For the last 30 years the Co-Active Training Institute (CTI) has been offering the gold-standard in coach training and leadership development for individuals and organizations. Now we are creating a new language of leadership. Let's do this together. 

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Co-Active Blog

the power of intention

Because our culture is resistant to endings, we linger past the natural terminus. We overlook intention's ability to end things and create new opportunities.


Leslie worked with CTI as a front-of-the-room leader, certification supervisor, certification program leader, and examiner. This is a piece dedicated to her.

  • CTI
  • January 12, 2022

Many leaders desire essential recognition from their peers and bosses. Acknowledge someone by stopping what you're doing and letting them know you've noticed.

Co-Active Model

Co-Active trained individuals are responsible for the creation of the poetic pulse. In this regard, the Co-Active paradigm is the very definition of poetry.

What Kind of Leader Are You?

According to the philosophy of Co-Active leadership, there are five basic leadership styles, each of which we cycle in and out of throughout our lives and work.

Having fun

Life can be challenging at times. Heaviness manifests itself in some way in every one of us at some moment. But there are methods to get over the heaviness.

Happy New Year 2017

To build a world that works for everyone, Co-Active coaches and leaders must embody it. We must open our hearts to stand steady without attachment or animosity.

leadership insights

We've been told for years to be careful, work hard, and try our best. However now is the time to ask questions, how should we live? Where do we go from here?

  • CTI
  • May 30, 2019

In order to acquire a deeper understanding of who we are and why we are here, we need to examine, reflect, reevaluate, and make adjustments on a regular basis.

Past and Future

What have you been up to? Have you taken stock of your life's development, emotions, abilities, and outlook? Here's a quick look at how far CTI has progressed.


When we live reactively, we rarely have time to analyze paradoxes and tap our Leader Within to pick our philosophy. Paradoxes in this regard require rethinking.


Christine Alexander founded Diversity Coaching Initiative, educating ethnic and minority populations about how coaching enables people to stand up and engage.

  • CTI
  • May 28, 2019

Discover the need for a new leadership model to thrive in today's world. Learn the power of a Leader's Stake and how it shapes visionary decision-making.

  • CTI
  • October 01, 2010

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