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Welcome. This site is a community sandbox for sharing ideas and experiences gained from daily practice of the Improvement Kata and Coaching Kata.

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The latest Kata SlideShare (and embedded 8-minute video) traces an arc of practice and learning of coaching skill. Establish a baseline of fundamental skills, and then build on them to advance your coaching skill development.

Mike Rother | January 2018
Phases of Practice Pierre Nadeau
October 2017
Toyota Kata Practice - Run Charts Tony Webster
May 2017
The Future of Continuous Improvement Jeremiah Davis
April 2017
Cracking the Talent Code Dan Coyle
January 2017
Thinking About Thinking AsapSCIENCE & Mike Rother
December 2016
Scientific Thinking for Everyone Mike Rother
November 2016
Coaches Give Corrective Feedback Sentis Brain Animation Series
October 2016
Baby Steps for Behavior Change BJ Fogg
September 2016
A Kata Classic Mike Rother
August 2016
Where Does Our Curiosity Go? Mike Rother
July 2016
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