How to Increase the Salary of a Fitness Coach

The average salary of a fitness coach is nothing to write home about. Many people work part time as fitness coaches and instructors, and this inevitably brings the national salary average down. What is the Average Salary of a Fitness Coach? Glassdoor lists the national average as $22,000, but some areas can make more. In my home area of San Diego, the average salaries of fitness coaches are $51,000. Salary.com lists the national average as $42,163 with a normal range of $33,461 to $62,584. … [Read more...]

Is There a Need for a Volunteer Coaching Certification?

I don’t know if there is such a thing as a volunteer coaching certification, but if there isn’t, it might be something a coaching program should consider. Volunteer coaches are everywhere, especially in youth sports. Having these generous volunteers earn a certification, and learn the skills and knowledge that goes along with being certified can only be a good thing. Finding a Volunteer Coach Training Though I don’t believe there are any designated general volunteer coaching … [Read more...]

7 Tips for Effective Coaching

Coaching can be a challenging endeavor and any tips for effective coaching can be helpful. It doesn’t matter if you’ve been a coach for thirty years or you’re just starting out in the business, learning new and effective tips is beneficial. The more you know, the better coach you will be! 7 Tips for Effective Coaching Being a consistently good coach means you are consistently pursuing new knowledge and skills. Here are a few effective tips for coaches – you may know these, but even if … [Read more...]

What is Velocity Life Coaching?

Velocity Life Coaching is a coaching practice based out of Chandler, Arizona. It is owned by Marty McIntire and has been in business since January, 2012. Corporate registration was filed in February of 2013 with the state of Arizona. The last update was in 2014, but I do not see any notes on dissolution or termination. What Does Velocity Life Coaching Do? Velocity is a life coaching practice that covers relationships, marriage, transition, and career. Marty is a Christian and has a … [Read more...]

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What is the FUEL Success Model of Coaching

A success model of coaching is a framework for success. A coaching model is used by a coach as an underlying structure to their coaching methods. Models are applied by the coach and then shaped by their particular set of tools, talents, and skills. What is the FUEL Success Model of Coaching? FUEL stand for: Frame This is where the coach frames the conversation by setting the context and the parameters. Framing means to identify and agree on the purpose, process, and procedure. It also … [Read more...]

Why Fear of Public Speaking?

I just talked to a coach who is holding back on her Youtube video strategy because she’s afraid of “what people will think”, and then I found another who shared how her fear of public speaking was holder her career back. What’s going on here?? I explain it in this video: Here's the FULL TRANSCRIPT of the video: 00:02 Yesterday I had a call with one of my clients, and she was talking about a lot of things.  She was talking about some of the things that she wants to do in her coaching … [Read more...]

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How to Get More Clients With Online Executive Coaching

Online executive coaching can help you reach out to the world and find more clients. Moving at least part of your executive coaching business online means you step outside the boundaries of your geographic location and harness the power and reach of the Internet Executive Coaching is in Demand More and more companies are hiring coaches for their supervisors, managers, and executives. They see positive benefits in the bottom line. They see increased productivity and worker satisfaction. … [Read more...]

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Become a Career Coach and Change Lives

When you become a career coach, you are in a position to help others find success and happiness in their careers. Funny thing is, you also have a great opportunity to find success and happiness in your own career as a career coach. What is Career Coaching? Career coaching is a process which helps individuals identify career goals, assess their strengths, recognize their passions and talents, and make changes to achieve their goals. A career coach is a partner, a motivator, a mentor, a … [Read more...]

Assessment Coaching is All Coaching

Assessment coaching might be a new type of niche within the coaching industry, but when you think about it, assessments and coaching go hand in hand – in all types of coaching! Whether you are a life coach, health coach, wealth coach, or any type of coach, you are ultimately an assessment coach! It’s not a niche, it’s an essential part of every coaching practice, and it needs to be part of yours! Assessments are a Coaching Tool To have a coaching practice that provides your clients … [Read more...]

4 Top Wellness Coach Programs

Wellness coaching is booming and a number of wellness coach programs have popped up to offer certifications for individuals seeking to enter this growing and dynamic field. Why Become a Wellness Coach? The CDC reports that more than 66% of American adults are overweight or obese. In addition to people who are obese or overweight, there are millions of Americans who want to get in better shape or begin learning healthy habits so they can live healthier and longer lives. That’s a large … [Read more...]