All coaching including sports should include, self-awareness, self-control, social awareness and relationship management. Coaching is way a of being, an emotionally intelligent management style.
If one of the goals of executive coaching is return on investment, it is enormously useful to use Pre and Post Assessments. In addition to the four EI scales mentioned above, other scales include, self-regard, assertiveness, stress tolerance, empathy, problem solving, reality testing, social responsibility and optimism.
In contrast to IQ, anyone can increase his or her emotional intelligence scores with coaching and skill enhancement by a well trained Emotional Intelligence Coach.