What is Positive Psychology Life Coaching?

The field of coaching is still relatively new and is constantly evolving; positive psychology life coaching is one of the newer approaches in the coaching world. This approach borrows from psychological theory and adapts it to the dynamics of coaching. What is Positive Psychology? Positive psychology is the study of the conditions, behaviors, and processes that contribute to the optimal functioning of people and groups (organizations and companies). It uses data and scientific concepts to … [Read more...]

What’s Your Salary Life Coach?

What’s your salary – life coach? That’s a great question, and probably one anyone should consider before getting into the life coaching field. Make a Difference and Make Money Most coaches get into the field because they want to help people reach their goals and dreams. They see life coaching as a dynamic industry in which you get to help others while making a living. Many see coaching as a calling. However, no matter how noble your intentions are, to continue coaching, you need to … [Read more...]

ICF Credential And Coach Certification Requirements

ICF Certification & ICF Credentialing Requirements (Live Interview With International Coach Federation Assistant Executive Director, George Rogers)

Have you thought about getting your ICF certification in order to launch or accelerate your journey to a successful coaching practice? Do you want a coaching certification but don’t really know where to start, or even what training is legitimate? In this video (and below) I am interviewing George Rogers, the Assistant Executive Director of International Coach Federation that I met at a recent ICF Conference. George is going to tell us the basics that you should know about ICF certification … [Read more...]

How to Determine the Best Coach Training Programs

I could give you a list of some of the best coach training programs. I could, but I won’t. The best or the worst of anything is very subject. There are some criteria that can be used to determine if a coach training program is good or bad, but to determine if something is the best (or the worst) also depends on who is asking the question (or looking for the answer). Only You Can Determine the Best Coach Training Program What is the best program for you? Well, that depends on many … [Read more...]

Transformational Coaching, Leadership Training, and the King of Coaching

Transformational coaching, leadership training, and success go hand in hand. If you can combine these two life-changing types of coaching in your practice, you have clients beating down your door and handing over their hard-earned money for your coaching services. What is Transformational Coaching? Transformational coaching is a form of life coaching that works on more than just how clients act and behave. It goes deeper – working on the way clients actually view themselves. It works on … [Read more...]

How Many Types of Life Coaching Niches Are There?

There are a million and one types of life coaching. Or more. You have myriad possibilities when deciding what type of life coach you want to be. Life coaching segments or niche exist for almost every segment of population or aspect of life. Life Coaching Covers Plenty of Territory When you use the word “life’ you are talking about the complete range of human experience. From health to wealth, from career to athletics, from business to relationships. Coaches who position themselves to … [Read more...]

What Does it Take to Become a Life Coach?

What does it take to become a life coach? Are there any specific legal or educational requirements to become a life coach? Any personality traits that predict success in the coaching business? Education Needed to Become a Life Coach No college degree is needed to become a life coach; in fact, no high school diploma is required for you to hang out a shingle and call yourself a life coach. However, do you think clients want to pay good money to be coached by someone without any education or … [Read more...]

Who is the Seattle Money Coach?

Who is the Seattle Money Coach? Certainly, there are many money or wealth coaches in the Seattle area. However, only one has the domain name seattlemoneycoach.com. SeattleMoneyCoach.com If you click on the domain name, you’ll get the page for Mikelann Valterra. She is a certified money coach, an author, and a speaker. She has been a certified money coach for over 20 years, and is also a accredited financial counselor. Coaching Books and Programs by Money Coach Mikelann Valterra Mikelann … [Read more...]

What is the UT Dallas Executive Coaching Program?

The UT - Dallas Executive Coaching Program is called the Leadership, Organizational Development and Executive Coaching Program at the Naveen Jindal School of Management. The University of Texas as Dallas provides a comprehensive graduate-level education for individuals seeking to pursue a professional coaching career or who want to understand organizational behavior and coaching. Accredited and Recognized by the International Coach Federation The UT Dallas Executive Coaching Program earned … [Read more...]

Are There Any Online Fitness Coach Jobs?

Looking for online fitness coach jobs? They might be hard to find – most online fitness coaches seem to work for themselves. However, if you look outside the box, you just might find something that fits your needs and expertise. Experience Fitness Coaches Need Apply Before you start looking for an online fitness coaching job, it’s best to be experienced in fitness coaching. Work at a gym, as a personal trainer, a Yoga instructor, or any other type of position where you teach fitness. This … [Read more...]