How to Become a Job Coach in 5 Steps

When you become a job coach, you are in a position to help others find their dream jobs. They may be looking for a job that provides them with financial rewards or personal satisfaction. No matter what they desire, as a job coach, you can help them achieve it! Is a Job Coach the Same as a Career Coach? The answer is yes…and no. A career coach assesses a client’s personality traits, strengths, passions, and interests to help determine the right career path. A job coach often focuses on the … [Read more...]

4 Keys to Building a Coaching Business

Building a coaching business is not easy; in fact, it can be downright difficult. Whether you are already in the coaching business and seeking to pump up the volume (and your coaching rates), or you are considering coaching as a career, understand that making a great living from coaching is possible, but certainly not a walk in the park. Your Coaching Business is More Than Just Great Coaching It takes time, patience, energy, and hard work to get a business off the ground. Think of an … [Read more...]

Should You Become a Wellness and Nutrition Coach?

Wellness and nutrition go together, so why not consider being a wellness and nutrition coach? If you are already in the wellness or nutrition field, or if you are seriously interested in having a wellness career, then this might be the perfect coaching niche for you. 4 Questions to Ask Before You Starting as a Wellness and Nutrition Coach Here are a few questions to ask yourself (and do research to come up with the answers): What is the wellness and nutrition like in my area? Is it … [Read more...]

Online Coaching Tools – Free or Paid?

Online coaching tools free – one of the challenges of writing for the Internet is trying to fashion an article around a keyword phrase; one which is often grammatically clunky. Automated keyword generators aren’t confined by correct grammar or sentence structure – often lacking any prepositions or conjunctions. Online Coaching Tools Free is one of those clunky keyword phrases. But, I’m a professional and I will wade through the muck and give you a few tidbits of wisdom on free online … [Read more...]

How to Make Sure Your Success Coaching Works

Success coaching works! Many happy clients can attest to the benefits of success coaching. But does your success coaching work? Are you a successful success coach, or are you struggling to attain and retain clients? 4 Things to Know About Your Clients to be a Successful Coach To make your coaching the best it can be, you need to know your clients. I mean, you need to get to know what makes your clients tick! Here are 4 things you should know before you can really begin to help them and … [Read more...]

The Weird Little Success Coaching Process For “Performance Issues”

Do you have a success coaching process that you use for clients that want better performance? In my practice I work with lots of business and professional clients that are driven to succeed, compete, and break through to the next level of performance.  They struggle with things like: staying focused and motivated performing under pressure staying confident letting their creativity and charisma flow Below (and in the video) I’m going to share a weird little success … [Read more...]

Vocabulary and the Positive Psychology of Coaching

The positive psychology of coaching assumes that people are basically happy, healthy, and possess the virtues and strengths needed to grow and thrive. They may lack knowledge, motivation, inspiration, or goals, but they are poised to succeed with the right kick in the butt! Words Matter – Express Yourself for Success One of the most neglected areas in the positive psychology of coaching is the power of words. Words do matter, and positive psychology coaching should incorporate the power of … [Read more...]

Use a Sample Business Plan for Life Coaching

You can find a sample business plan for life coaching with a few simple clicks of your mouse. However, it is important that you don’t merely copy and paste. A sample business plan is a great tool to use as a guide, but your business plan should be unique to you and your life coaching practice. Own Your Business Plan Life coaching business plans will have several similarities, but they should also have some significant differences. Using a sample business plan for life coaching doesn’t mean … [Read more...]

Can You Be Both a Career and Life Coach?

Can you be both a career and life coach? Can you work in both segments of the coaching industry? Or, should you choose only one and stick with it? Life Coach or Career Coach or Both? I would suggest you specialize in one before you try your hand at both fields. Being a career and life coaching expert right out of the gate is a difficult and daunting task. It’s difficult enough to be a great coach in one field – trying to stand at two starting lines at the same time is nearly … [Read more...]

Finding the Best Business Coaching Programs

Finding the best business coaching programs is at best, an art instead of a science, and at worst, purely a crapshoot. But, you can put the odds in your favor and make it a bit more scientific by doing your research. What’s the Best Business Coaching Program in the World? There is no definitive answer to this question. There is a huge selection of coaching programs available in old school classroom form or online. One person’s right answer may be another person’s wrong answer – what works … [Read more...]