Training Leadership Skills for Better Coaches and Entrepreneurs

Do you have training leadership skills? Sounds like the phrase is backwards or missed up a bit – perhaps it should be “leadership skills training.” Plenty of coaches offer leadership skills training and you can find pages of information when you do an online search for this. But, this is a bit different. Coaching the Coaches Coaching is a great gig, and one-one-one coaching usually forms the basis of a thriving practice. However, many coaches expand their businesses beyond the original … [Read more...]

What is Unity Life Coaching?

Unity Life Coaching is all about free and freedom. It’s about freedom and freedom to. Unity is the life coaching practice for Carolyn Claiborne, an ordained Unity minister and spiritual life and personal development coach.   Unity Life Coaching is About Freedom Freedom From: Guilt Worry Fear Intolerance Freedom to: Be who you want to be Do what you want to do Have what you want to have Recreate yourself Live your dreams Take Flying Lessons With … [Read more...]

Fifty Life Coaching Exercises eBook: A Great Resource For Your Coaching Toolkit

What is Life Coaching Worth?

What is life coaching worth? Or, what is my life coaching worth? This is a question often asked when coaches are starting out, and sometimes asked as those coaches gain more experience and build a reputation.   Life Coaching is High End Life coaching is a highly-personalized service that requires patience, skill, knowledge, and talent. It should be highly valued. It’s professional and in demand – coaches should be able to charge high fees for such a prized service. Life Coaching … [Read more...]

Do You Need to be Wealthy to Become a Wealth Coach?

Do you need to be rich or wealthy to become a wealth coach? Do you need proof that your investments have skyrocketed to enter the field of wealth coaching? Do you need to be a member of the 1% to coach people about money? You Don’t Have to be Wealthy to be a Wealth Coach No, excessive wealth is not a prerequisite to becoming a wealth coach. You can even open your personal wealth coaching practice with a zero balance in your checking account, though I wouldn’t advise it. Though you don’t need … [Read more...]

The 7 Steps of Effective Executive Coaching

The 7 Steps of Effective Executive Coaching, by Sabine Dembkowski, actually titled The Seven Steps of Effective Executive Coaching, if you are looking for it on Amazon or some other book site, is a book that builds on the GROW coaching model. The GROW Model of Coaching The GROW model was developed in the United Kingdom in the late 1980s and has become one of the most established and successful coaching models in the world. Most coaches know what it stands for: G – Goal R – Reality … [Read more...]

How to be a Terrible Personal Weight Loss Coach

Being a personal weight loss coach isn’t easy. It takes training, skill, knowledge, patience, and flexibility. To be successful, you have to be able to attract and retain a decent amount of clients. You need to have outcomes that your target group is seeking. Weight loss is tough, and being a coach who helps people with their weight issues is even tougher! Anyone Can be a Weight Loss Coach Anyone can hang out a shingle, print up some fancy business cards and call themselves a personal … [Read more...]

Why a Niche Coaching Business Doesn’t Work (And What to do About It)

Did you know that nine out of ten coaches that start a niche coaching business fail?   I’ve worked with hundreds of new coaches who wanted to start a niche coaching business, but I almost always tell them not to. Below (and in the video) I'll explain why a niche coaching business doesn’t work and what to do about it.  Check out the video right here (and you’ll see the full transcript and notes below in this article): We’ll also talk about… What to do BEFORE you identify your … [Read more...]

What is the Columbia Coaching Certification Program?

The Columbia Coaching Certification Program is a coaching program offer through Teachers College at Columbia University. Teachers College, Columbia University was the first graduate school of education in the United States. It is perennially ranked among the nation’s best graduate schools and remains committed to four core areas of expertise: education, leadership, health, and psychology. A Coaching Program in 3 Parts The Columbia Coaching Certification Program consists of three basic … [Read more...]

Tips Coaching Employees

7 Tips: Coaching Employees for Success

Tips: Coaching employees for success should be a hot topic, but unfortunately it is not as trending as it should be. Though coaching is becoming more widespread and common in the 21st century, it is mostly focused on personal, health, executive, and career coaching. Though executive coaching is similar to employee coaching (executives are employees – high-level ones, but still employees), more companies should think about coaching their employees. Know When Coaching Works and When it … [Read more...]