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...]

Make a Difference and Become a 50+ Career Coach

The coaching industry provides opportunities for many different niches – being a 50+ career coach is one of those niches. It’s also one that has a huge, untapped market – one that you should consider tapping if career coaching is your gig. Aging Baby Boomers are a Large Target Market According to the Kaiser Family Foundation, 13% of Americans are between 55 and 64, and 15% are 65 and over. Add in those people between 50 and 54, and you have about one-third of all Americans who are 50 and … [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...]

Are You the Best Executive Career Coach?

Who’s the best executive career If You’re an Executive Coach, You’re Also a Career Coach Executive coaches are sometimes referred to as corporate shrinks, but that’s not really a good description as they aren’t therapists or counselors. Though they do hear intimate thoughts, they don’t deal with disorders and diseases. If you want to call an executive coach anything other than an executive coach, you can call them career coaches. Career coaches? Yes, career coaches. Because executives … [Read more...]

A Career Aptitude For Coaches

A career aptitude test is the perfect coaching tool for coaches in all areas of the industry to use in the practices. Effective career aptitude tests will help identify your talents, passions, likes, skills, hobbies, personality traits, and innate abilities. Why Career Assessments Are Great Tools for Coaches Career assessments help individuals understand how a blend of personal attributes – preferences, values, abilities, motivations, and skills – impact potential success, goal … [Read more...]

4 Career Coaching Skills for Supervisors

Imagine if some of your past bosses had been taught career coaching skills for supervisors. Do you think that would have made a difference in the way the company was run? Or in the profitability and success of the company? Do you think career coaching skills for supervisors would have helped make the company run better and created a more efficient and content workforce? Supervisors are Not Coaches...or Are They? We don't usually think of supervisors as coaches; supervisors are the … [Read more...]

Can a Career Coach Help You Get the Career You Want?

Can a career coach help you get the career you want? Who needs a career coach? These are questions you may be thinking about as you contemplate your future. What is Coaching? Coaching is a useful way of developing people’s skills and abilities. Coaching helps to boost performance, and increase happiness and fulfillment. A coach helps you create a new you by improving the old you. What is Career Coaching? Career coaching is a process which helps individuals assess their talents, identify … [Read more...]

The Benefits of a Career Coach Conference

Wondering about attending a career coach conference? Wondering if it is worth the time and money? Well, here's a little information that just might help you decide whether to attend a career coach conference or save the money for something else. What is a Coach Conference? Coaching conferences are just like any other industry conferences. They are a great place for experts, and speakers to share inspiring ideas, and to learn about new concepts in their industry. A coaching conference is … [Read more...]

6 Ways an Atlanta Career Coach Can Help Get Your Career Started

An Atlanta career coach just might be worth hiring if you are seeking employment in the metro Atlanta area. Nearly 30,000 students will be graduating with an undergraduate degree from metro Atlanta colleges and the University of Georgia in Athens. That will mean thousands of people on a job search! All these new job seekers will be competing for jobs with hordes of others looking to change employment or switch careers. An Atlanta career coach might be just the ticket needed to get your … [Read more...]

Do You Want an Athletic/Coach Career?

If you want an athletic/coach career, you better start early. Athletes are both born and made in our highly competitive and sports crazy society. Most athletes begin their playing careers early – long before they reach high school. But can you have an athletic/coach career is you aren't a top athlete? Athletes Becoming Coaches Many athletes turn to an athletic coaching career once their playing days are over. No matter when you reach your level of incompetence...most athletes don't make it … [Read more...]