Axiom #4--The power of a question is inversely proportional to it's length.

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July 14, 2011

Over the next few weeks on the CoachNet blog, we're going to look at simple axioms that make for more effective coaching. Here's the next in our series of coaching axioms. For the next few weeks, we'll be walking through some of the best, short statements that apply to coaches and coaching.

Axiom #4--The power of a question is inversely proportional to it's length.
The best questions a coach can ask are, of course, open ended.  But they're also short and to-the-point.  If the coach is talking more than the leader being coached, then the conversation is likely out of balance.  Remember this variation of the KISS method:  Keep it Shut, Silly!

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