3 Steps to Finding Training and Education to Become a Coach

Finding training and education to become a coach can be as easy as 1 – 2 – 3. But if you don’t follow these simple guidelines you might just waste a lot of money and time, and end up not having the knowledge and skill needed to be a successful coach. Step One: Know What You Are Looking For The most important step in finding something is knowing what you are looking for. So you need to ask yourself what kind of coach you want to be. Do you want to be a consultant in a particular area, and know … [Read more...]

The International Coaching Psychology Review: Reading For Coaches

The International Coaching Psychology Review is a publication issued by the Special Group in Coaching Psychology (SGCP). The SGCP was originally established to help psychologists share research and practical experiences related to the psychology of coaching. As the organization evolves, it is beginning to not only focus on psychologists but to also concentrate on coaches who utilize psychology in their coaching. The International Coaching Psychology Review is one of two publications issued by … [Read more...]

How to use Affirmation When Coaching For Leadership

Coaching for Leadership is popular this year. This generation of dreamers are taking action and stepping into their role as a leader. Have you noticed the trend? Is everyone around you starting their own business or getting creative with extra ways to generate income? Coaches are busier than ever with clients seeking coaching for leadership skills. Why Your Clients Need Coaching For Leadership Every leader has to start somewhere. Some are born with natural leadership capabilities, others hire … [Read more...]

Coaching For Leadership By Being Responsive and Responsible

Coaching for leadership means being responsive. If you can teach your clients the power of responsibility and responsiveness, you have endowed them with a valuable tool that they can use in both their personal and business lives. However, if you are going to teach responsibility and responsiveness, you better possess and exhibit these traits on a daily basis. Being a role model is one of the best ways to teach your clients and to show off your coaching for leadership skills. The Best Way to be … [Read more...]

What’s Best Education to Become a Coach?

You have a lot of options when it comes to your education to become a coach. The real question is “What is the best option for you?” And of course it comes right back to you. What is your time frame to become a coach? How much time can you dedicate each day to pursuing your dream of becoming a coach? What areas of specialization interest you? What experiences in your life have prepared you to become a great coach? What Life Lessons Can You Share? Your life experiences and the lessons that you … [Read more...]

Do Wealth Coaches Need to be Wealthy?

Wealth coaches are a growing segment of the coaching industry. As money gets tight, economic problems persist, and unemployment or under-employment continues to be an issue, the need for people to properly manage their finances is paramount. Wealth coaches can help their clients learn techniques, skills, and methods to budget their funds, spend their money wisely, and invest their money correctly. Do Wealth Coaches Need to be Wealthy? If you are a wealthy wealth coach, it serves as a good … [Read more...]

Life Coaching For Schools Will Change The World

“Life coaching for schools, that’s it!”. My little brother couldn’t stop screaming it through the phone. He’s 16 and goes to Oxford, a Highschool for the above average boys and girls of Orange County California. My little brother is very intelligent. Is he smart enough to have the key to changing what is possible for the generation after my own? I like to encourage him to think so. He says life coaching for schools, focused on the students, will change the world. Life Coaching For Schools= A … [Read more...]

Find Your Niche as a Sales and Success Coach

If you are seeking a niche in the coaching field, one that may be worth a look is a sales and success coach. No matter how automated, digital, and wireless our society gets, sales still rule the business world. If you can't sell your product or service, you won't be making any money. A sales and success coach would help managers, business owners, executives, and sales personnel take their sales game to a new level. You will be in demand if you can teach techniques that will help sales people … [Read more...]

So what’s Your Definition of Coaching?

The ICF’s (International Coaching Federation’s) definition of coaching is partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential. Well I just have to say “God bless ‘em.” But I know that W. Edwards Deming would ask for an operational definition, which is to say a definition which lays out specific operational processes by which it can be determined if the activity has been properly carried out or not. So, let’s … [Read more...]

To Become a Christian Life Coach or Not?

One of the best ways to create real and lasting change in people's lives is to become a Christian life coach. Not only can you make drastic changes in the lives of many people, you can also create a comfortable living for yourself. To Become a Christian life Coach or Not? If you are an atheist or an agnostic, becoming a Christian life coach is probably not the right career move. However, if you strive to live your own life through the lens of Christian values, helping others find a Christian … [Read more...]