An Introduction to Adaptive Communication in Coaching Relationships 

What is adaptive communication? 

It is the ability to switch between different communication styles based on contextual demands, using a broad range of approaches to broaden and deepen your influence on others.

As a coach, adaptive communication allows you to successfully connect with clients, motivate them, and address their unique needs.

1. Assess your own communication style

How to modify communication methods 

2. Analyze the other person’s style

3. 'Flex' your style to meet theirs

1. Active listening

Key skills for effective adaptive communication: 

2. Emotional awareness

3. Establishing connection & confidence

Learn more about adaptive communication and its role in coaching