choice department descriptions
Writer(s): Readers – various/open
Description: The “feedback” page includes letters, emails and social media feedback from readers as well as results of readership surveys.
Length: 500 words max
Writer(s): Garry Schleifer
Description: The Publisher’s “choice thoughts” page reflects our commitment to the profession of coaching. It outlines the direction for choice Magazine and choice as a company, as well as new business initiatives and offerings.
Writer(s): Janet Lees
Description: The Managing Editor’s “choice thoughts” page provides highlights of the current issue of choice Magazine and outlines what readers can expect from the content within the editorial pages.
Length: 300-400 words
Writer(s): Kat Knecht
Description: The “choice books” page features a review of a book or books relating to coaching and reflecting the theme of the current issue.
Writer(s): Carol Adrienne, Craig Carr, Victoria Trabosh
Description: Our most popular and widely read department, “sticky situations” presents a specific coaching challenge and asks three expert master coaches to provide their “take” on how to deal with the situation.
Length: 3 responses @ 400-450 words each
Writer(s): Marcy Nelson-Garrison
Description: The latest in tools and products for the coaching profession.
Length: 5 tools @ 100-200 words each
Description: Our “industry news” department presents the latest news throughout the coaching industry, including highlights of recent coaching conferences, new credentialing initiatives, new training requirements, and the latest news from coaching organizations and associations. Also included here is our calendar of upcoming global coaching events, called “Save These Dates.”
Length: 250-800 words
Description: The “final say” page is the last editorial page in every issue of choice. It usually focuses on “life lessons” and can therefore be somewhat more personal and philosophical than our other columns and departments.
Length: 500-650 words