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Active listening and effective questioning in sport and fitness

Heaney, Caroline (2009). Active listening and effective questioning in sport and fitness. In: Heaney, Caroline; Oakley, Ben and Rea, Simon eds. Exploring Sport and Fitness: Work-based Practice. Routledge/The Open University, pp. 113–120.

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[About the book]

Exploring Sport and Fitness is a comprehensive guide to the development of essential professional and interpersonal skills in the sport, leisure and fitness sector. Designed to bridge the gap between the classroom and the workplace, the book introduces the fundamental principles of reflective practice in sport and fitness, and explains how students and professionals can develop their personal effectiveness and workplace performance.

The book draws together important material from a wide range of academic and professional sources, including articles from leading experts in sport management, psychology and coaching, and explores key topics such as:

•reflective practice

•the importance of effective communication

•motivation and Leadership

•working in teams

•working with customers

•learning and instructional frameworks for coaches and instructors

•organizational cultures in sport and fitness

Item Type: Book Section
Copyright Holders: 2009 Routledge/The Open University
ISBN: 0-415-49155-X, 978-0-415-49155-6
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Education, Childhood, Youth and Sport
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Research Group: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Childhood Youth and Sport Group (CYSG)
Item ID: 32831
Depositing User: Caroline Heaney
Date Deposited: 02 Mar 2012 10:49
Last Modified: 29 Nov 2016 15:38
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