be a more effective sparring partner for your people?
build a culture of trust and autonomy?
empower your talents to make conscious decisions?
We've got you covered! Our Coaching Fundamentals Program will help you feel more confident in your role as a product leader while also teaching you the principles of coaching in a condensed and hands-on format. Our Spring Cohort is sold out. We are now accepting applications for our Summer Cohort starting in May 2024.
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This program is for you if...
you are driven to learn coaching principles, so you can apply them in your role as a (future) product leader.
you have 5+ years experience in a product role
you are able to attend all 2 hour session remotely. (Dates listed below)
you are committed to investing up to 3 hours for preparation and practicing in between sessions
Arjanna van der Plas is a formerly Silicon Valley-based leadership coach with a background in strategic product design.
In the past 10 years, she's helped many leaders and experts to overcome mental barriers, and achieve their professional and personal goals. She is also the co-founder of the WOMEN’S HUB in Zurich.
Arjanna is certified as a co-active coach by CTI, the largest in-person coach training school in the world, as well as by the International Coaching Federation. She also draws from her background in industrial design engineering (TU Delft) to find creative solutions for her clients’ challenges.
curated program (fully remote)
6 online sessions à 2 hours
one online follow-up reunion (2h)
session recordings (in case you missed it)
One individual 1:1 coaching session
max. 8 people per cohort
inspiring prep material for self-study between sessions
understand the principles of coaching and develop self-confidence to coach others
lots of practice and group work
teaming up with a study buddy to practice in between sessions
You are in for a total of 7 interactive workshop sessions covering topics such as:
How Coaching Works
Your Individual Coaching
Participants who actively take part in at least 5 of 7 sessions will receive a Product Academy Certificate upon course completion.
7x 2-hour sessions on the following dates, on Tuesdays from 15.00 - 17.00 p.m. CET:
May 14, 2024
May 28, 2024
June 4, 2024
June 18, 2024
June 25, 2024
July 2, 2024
August 20, 2024 (final follow-up reunion for deep dive & reflection)
your individual coaching session with Arjanna as well as your practice sessions with your study buddy will be chosen by you.
session recordings available in case you aren't able to attend all classes (practice coaching sessions in break-out rooms are not going to be recorded)
CHF 1'490 -special scholarship rate
We are on a mission to foster diversity in product and offer partial scholarships to support especially women and start-ups. With a partial scholarship you are saving CHF 500 on the regular corporate price (excl. VAT).
CHF 1'790 per person- Buddy Rate (excl. VAT)
Sign up with a peer, benefit from this discount and have even more fun in class.
CHF 1'990 - regular corporate price (excl. VAT)
Our Spring Cohort 2024 is fully booked. Currenlty, we are accepting applications for our Summer Cohort 2024. Applications are processed on a rolling basis, there are only 8 spots per cohort. We recommend applying early, especially if you are interested in one of our partial scholarships.
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What they say
Check out this short video with Colleen Graneto (former Airbnb PM, now product coach) for an in-depth review of the program.
"So far one of the best trainings I did. Great topic, wonderful trainer, great people. Good mix of prep/theory/practice."
"I love that we are getting really helpful insights on techniques and practices from multiple sources, and a chance to practice them with others in a safe space."
Arjanna van der Plas is a formerly Silicon Valley-based leadership coach with a background in strategic product design. In the past 10 years, she’s helped many leaders and experts to overcome mental barriers, and achieve their professional and personal goals. She is also the co-founder of the WOMEN’S HUB in Zurich. Arjanna is certified as […]