Is Psychology Positive or Negative for Coaches?

Is psychology positive or negative when coaches include it in their practices? Will learning more about positive psychology give you more tools with which to help your clients find the outcomes they seek? What is Positive Psychology? The phrase “positive psychology” was first used by Abraham Maslow in 1954 to motivate the field of psychology to focus on humanity’s potential just as much as it focuses on humanity’s shortcomings. It was used again in 1998 by Martin Seligman, the president of … [Read more...]

What the Experts Don’t Tell You About Setting Up a Life Coaching Business

Are you thinking about setting up a life coaching business? Is the time right for you to take the plunge, ditch your day gig, and forge your career path as a life coach and an entrepreneur? The Experts are Usually Salespeople You’ve see the ads, you’ve read the articles, and you are starting to believe the hype – yes, you too can start a life coaching business and make millions. You can work your own hours, set your own schedule, and help others achieve their goals and dreams… all while … [Read more...]

What is ADD Coach Training?

Add Coach Training refers to the ADD Coach Academy (ADDCA), which is the an internationally recognized coach training program across several continents (North America, South America, Asia, Africa, and Europe). What is ADD’s Specialty? ADDCA is the first and only comprehensive training program for ADHD coaches. It is fully accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF) and the Professional Association of ADHD Coaches (PAAC). The ADD Coach Academy offers high-quality coach training … [Read more...]

What Opportunities Are There in a Wellness Coach Career?

A wellness coach career will put you in one of the fastest growing industries in the nation. The health and wellness field is hot – the US Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the field will grow 25% more than the average industry over the next several years. Wellness Coaches Mean Prevention With estimates of 50-75% of health care costs due to preventable diseases related to lifestyle behaviors, a wellness coach offers the potential for affordable solutions for individuals, companies, and … [Read more...]

Online Entrance Coaching in India

Online entrance coaching is a term you don’t hear much in the United States. However, it is something with which the people of India are more familiar. The term is more familiar in that Asian country because entrance exams to get into various levels and types of schools are very common and extremely competitive, and because coaching for students has become a big business in India. Coaching is Big Business in India Coaching classes have become a part of every child’s daily routine in 21st … [Read more...]

Why Consider Success Mantra Coaching Center?

Success Mantra Coaching Center is a coaching institute in New Delhi, India. Its mission is to prepare the youth of India for employment in the government sector in India. Their slogan is “Prep Smarter, Score Higher.” This shows their focus on the testing involved in education and applying for jobs in India. Why Consider Success Mantra Coaching Center? Success Mantra has years of experience in the coaching industry. There are myriad testimonials on their website from satisfied students. The … [Read more...]

Psychology Today – Coaching the Coaches to Do Better?

An article in Psychology Today: Coaching the Coaches, is an interesting read. Published many years ago, in 2002, it’s a very quick read that dishes a little dirt on the coaching industry. Is Psychology Better Than Coaching? The brief article speaks about the fact that many coaches are untrained in the fields in which they work. It also explores the fact that coaches lack training in clinical psychology and this leads them to misuse psychological tools and to potentially miss deep-seated … [Read more...]

What to do Before You Start a Coaching Business

Hold your horses – before you start a coaching business you should take some time to see if coaching is right for you. Do you have what it takes to be a coach? Are you willing in invest the time needed to thoroughly learn the skills needed to become a coach? Coaching is Hot Coaching has been around for quite some time, but only in the last decade or so has it become hot. The coaching industry is big and it is growing both in the United States and around the world. Here are a few reasons … [Read more...]

Finding the Right Accredited Wellness Coach Training

Finding the best accredited wellness coach training means finding the program that best fits your needs. Many programs exist – you can find a plethora of training programs with an online search – but the right one depends on your needs and situation. Step by Step Guide to Finding the Right Accredited Wellness Coach Training You have already decided that you want to be a wellness coach, so you are ready to get the training you need. Here are a few steps you should take that you get what you … [Read more...]

Do You Want to be One of the Best Career Coaches?

Do you want to be one of the best career coaches in your area? In your state? In your country? In the world? Of course, you want to be the best. At least, you want to be the best you can be. So Many Career Coaches – So Much Competition The coaching industry is growing rapidly and it sometimes seems that career coaches are a dime a dozen. Anyone can call themselves a career coach, hang out a shingle, build a website, and write a post on Facebook or Linkedin. That is your competition – … [Read more...]