Use a Sample Business Plan for Life Coaching

You can find a sample business plan for life coaching with a few simple clicks of your mouse. However, it is important that you don’t merely copy and paste. A sample business plan is a great tool to use as a guide, but your business plan should be unique to you and your life coaching practice. Own Your Business Plan Life coaching business plans will have several similarities, but they should also have some significant differences. Using a sample business plan for life coaching doesn’t mean … [Read more...]

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...]

ICF Competencies vs IAC Masteries: Coaching Competencies

Finding the Best Business Coaching Programs

Finding the best business coaching programs is at best, an art instead of a science, and at worst, purely a crapshoot. But, you can put the odds in your favor and make it a bit more scientific by doing your research. What’s the Best Business Coaching Program in the World? There is no definitive answer to this question. There is a huge selection of coaching programs available in old school classroom form or online. One person’s right answer may be another person’s wrong answer – what works … [Read more...]

There’s a Bright Future for Wellness Careers

With all the aging baby boomers and the rise of chronic diseases such as diabetes, obesity, and cardio-vascular issues, wellness careers will be hot and stay hot well into the future. If you are looking for a career, or looking to change careers, wellness just might be your ticket! 5 Best Career Options in the Health and Wellness Field From perusing the Internet and researching various list and expert articles, here are the top 5 career options in the wellness field: Public health … [Read more...]

The Top 5 Resources for Making an Online Coaching Video

Making an online coaching video can seem like a difficult task for individuals who are technology challenged. But, with the right resources, it can be done by even the least technologically skilled among us. 4 Reasons Why You Need Online Coaching Videos Coaching is a competitive business – anything you can do to increase exposure is good. Making and posting videos online will bring you more exposure and help you sell yourself and your coaching services. #1 YouTube is a good search engine. … [Read more...]

What is the Role of a Success Life Coach?

A success life coach is a fancy name for a life coach – all life coaches are seeking success for their clients. But, if you are going to brand yourself with “success” in the title, you better have outcomes for your clients that bring success! Adding Success to Your Title Means That You Better Get Results Though a success life coach is really just a life coach, adding that one extra words gives potential clients the idea that you focus on success in your practice – it may make you sound … [Read more...]

It’s Different for Girls – the Psychology of Coaching Girls

The psychology of coaching girls is different than coaching boys. Seems logical, right? After all, biologically and socially, there are differences – it only seems logical that the way they experience coaching is also different. This brief article is mostly concerned with sports coaching, and is based on my experience as a youth coach and on what I have read on the subject. Recognizing That the Psychology of Coaching Girls is Different Recognizing that coaching girls is different than … [Read more...]

The Almost Filthy Rich Salary of Life Coach Coaches

The salary of life coach coaches is a bit different than the salary of a life coach. Coaching the coaches is a more specialized field with less competition which requires more skill and experience. Coaching Programs are Everywhere Coaching programs are springing up like weeds in an untended garden. Many of these programs are great, but there are a significant number which skimp on training or lack the comprehensive experience to fully train a coach to be successful in a highly competitive … [Read more...]

4 Tips for Beachbody Coach Training Success

Beachbody Coach training can not only provide you with the tools to run your own fitness business, it can also give you a new enthusiasm for life and fitness. Being a Beachbody Coach is a great way to make extra money, start a new career, and immerse yourself in a healthy lifestyle. What is Beachbody? Beachbody is now a multinational corporation with numerous products, which uses multi-level marketing, infomercials, and coaches to promote their products. P90X was the first viable product … [Read more...]