John Hoover

John Hoover

A former Walt Disney Company marketing/entertainment executive and divisional general manager at McGraw-Hill, John is a New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and BusinessWeek best-selling author of 13 books from Amacom, Career Press, HarperCollins, McGraw-Hill, Saint Martin’s Press, and Wiley.  Altogether, his books have been published in 24 languages.

He celebrated his 10 year anniversary with Partners in Human Resources International in July 2016. With a PhD in Human and Organizational Systems, John is the Senior Vice President for Global Contextual Coaching at Partners International and supervises more than 250 coaches in the Partners International global coaching network. He is graduate of the Coaching Supervision Academy, an ICF certified coach, and serves on the board of the New York Chapter of ICF and is currently serving on the ICF International Board Selection Committee.

John has developed a course called “How to Manage the Coaching Function in Organizations” for CUNY SPS and also teaches the course for Fielding Graduate University.  He teaches Foundations & Theory of Coaching for NYU’s Human Resource Leadership Master’s Degree program. One of his favorite engagements is coaching MBA candidates at the Yale School of Management.