The Prosperous Coach Book – To Buy or Not to Buy!

Why all the hype about the prosperous coach book? Is it really worth buying?  Well, you wouldn’t know until you purchase your copy. An Introduction to The Authors – Steve and Rich Who are Steve Chandler and Rich Litvin? Steve Chandler is a Master Coach and successful entrepreneur. He is presently the author of thirty books that have been translated into over twenty-five languages. Steve is the co-author of The Prosperous Book, which he wrote with Rich Litvin, a world-class … [Read more...]

Six Business Coach Marketing Strategies For Your Coaching Practice

Six Business Coach Marketing Strategies For Your Coaching Practice

Business coach marketing strategies are vital to building thriving coaching practices.  You have been a business coach for six weeks or six months, and things do not seem to be moving as expected! If this is your situation, let me share six business coaching marketing tactics proven to work. Business Coaching & The Business Coach Many CEOs and business owners have taken advantage of business coaching services in today's marketplace to help grow their organizations. Business … [Read more...]

Understanding the 11 Core Competencies of ICF

Understanding the 11 Core Competencies of ICF

To help people better understand what it means to be a coach, the ICF (International Coach Federation) has developed 11 core competencies regarding the ethical practices surrounding coaching relationships. The 11 Core Competencies can be broken down into four main categories: 1) Setting the Foundation 2) Co-creating the Relationship 3) Communicating effectively 4) Facilitating learning and results. Let’s break them down. The 11 Core Competencies of ICF Setting the … [Read more...]

Coaching Hack to Overcome Resistance

If you can get yourself to do the things you... ...resist ...avoid ...or put off... ...then your coaching business dreams could come true, right? Recently, I bought a book about coaching (off the internet), and I was surprised to discover that it was actually all about Scientology. And I’ve got nothing against any religion, belief system, or lifestyle… But Scientology does have a reputation for being a bit of a cult. And that got me thinking… How do cults get so many … [Read more...]

How to Offer Free Coaching Sessions to Prospective Clients

How to Offer Free Coaching Sessions to Prospective Clients

Knowing how to offer free coaching sessions to prospective clients is critical to your new coaching career and business's success.  Coaching Definition Coaching is a professional relationship between the coach and the coachee ( prospective client). According to Noomii.com, coaching typically consists of a series of one-on-one sessions between the coach and client and usually lasts 45 to 60 minutes each. There have been many definitions of coaching over the years, but the one … [Read more...]

Wading Through Coaching Certificate Programs Online

Wading Through Coaching Certificate Programs Online

There are many coach training schools that offer coaching certificate programs online. Each school has its own specifics and approach to coaching. It’s normal to feel lost and confused when you are trying to make a choice. It’s a significant investment, and you don’t want to end up choosing the wrong coaching certificate program online. Additionally, no training is better than the other, it all depends on your goals and what is important to you. So how do you find the right training? … [Read more...]

The Average Life Coach Salary Florida – How Much Can a Life Coach Make in Miami?

The Average Life Coach Salary Florida – How Much Can a Life Coach Make in Miami?

The average life coach salary Florida coaches can make is largely contingent on where in the State they live and work. How much can a life coach make specifically in Miami, Florida? Well, it depends, let's find out.   The Life Coaching Business in Miami, Florida If you have been to Miami, you will see that it's a very vibrant and adventurous place to visit and probably live. It is a metropolis,  located in southeastern Florida. I had the pleasure of traveling there a … [Read more...]

How to Coach Your Clients Past Their Victim Mentality

I just got off the phone with my coach. He told me to write this down immediately. So at the risk of sounding like a total drama queen... ...I’m sending this to you fresh and raw. So you (or your clients) never repeat the same mistake I just made. After 19 years of trying to ‘make a marriage work’... My spouse and I just divorced. I continued to work on maintaining a good relationship with my ‘ex’ for our children’s benefit… ...especially our now 13 year old … [Read more...]

A Guide to the ICF Core Coaching Competencies (UPDATED)

A Guide to the ICF Core Coaching Competencies (UPDATED)

After 25 years, the ICF Core Coaching Competencies Model has been updated. Much of the existing model was validated by the evidence collected from more than 1,300 coaches across the globe after a 24-month analysis.  The updated core coaching competencies will provide stronger coaching standards for the future. Let’s have a look. The Updated Version of the ICF Core Coaching Competencies Model A. Foundation Demonstrates ethical practice A coach is expected to have integrity … [Read more...]

Eight Things to Learn From The Prosperous Coach Summary

Eight Things to Learn From The Prosperous Coach Summary

What Can You Learn From The Prosperous Coach Summary? Let’s take a look.  As an avid reader, my goal is to ensure that I get at least three things from any book that I read that will positively influence my life. In my younger years, I enjoyed reading for entertainment purposes; I was never fond of any books where I had to invest in studying because of a test or an exam. But in later years, I observed that my perception and attitude about reading changed drastically and for the … [Read more...]