Marketing a Coaching Business – Get It Right!

Marketing a Coaching Business – Get It Right!

Marketing a coaching business seems easy, but it’s not. Your business is doomed to struggle if nobody knows about you. There are hundreds of coaches out there. How do you stand out from the rest of the coaches? What are the things you must do in a crowded life coaching marketplace? The answer is simple. Marketing your coaching business is the key to achieve the success you seek and deserve.  Every business owner needs a solid marketing plan to reach out to potential customers and … [Read more...]

Five Basic Life Coaching Skills Every Life Coach Must Have

Five Basic Life Coaching Skills Every Life Coach Must Have

What are the basic life coaching skills you must have as a life coach in order to be successful? I will mention at least five of them I consider the most essential. They are active listening skills, asking powerful questions, goal setting, actions and accountability.  The Profession of Life Coaching What is life coaching?  The International Coaching Federation, the gold standard of coaching, has defined professional life coaching as partnering with clients in a … [Read more...]

How to break through your fears in your coaching business [3 simple steps]

In last week’s email (check it out HERE on Medium), I shared my dirty little secret about the lie I told myself... Which was really covering up my fears… What’s worse? My fear covered up what I needed to let go of so I could start making progress in my coaching business… Here’s what’s crazy… It only took me 3 simple steps to free myself from that fear and break through my mental block. Those 3 steps help peel away 3 ‘layers’ just like peeling an onion... Here’s how to … [Read more...]

All About the Evercoach Masterclass Training Program

All About the Evercoach Masterclass Training Program

Entrepreneurs Ajit Nawalkha and Vishen Lakhiani launched the Evercoach Masterclass training program for life coaches to learn and gain inspiration from highly successful coaches. The program has truly transformed the learning experience of life coaches by providing video lessons, classes, and complete guides. In today's post, we are going to discuss who it is for and what it brings to coaches. Who is it for? The program is a flexible and immersive e-learning experience for life … [Read more...]

The 2 Coaching Client Blindspots

Last week I wrote about “The Art of War”... ... and how to overcome the enemy inside you. But how do you help your clients overcome THEIR inner enemy? Your coaching clients usually don’t say… ”I’m self sabotaging and it’s preventing me from achieving my goals.” Instead, they’ll come to you with a laundry list of desires… “I want to make more money.” Or “I want to lose weight.” Why is your client hyper focused on their desires… ...and not the deep-seated problem that … [Read more...]

Coaching Business Enemy #1

One of the main premises in, “The Art of War”... ...is “Know Thy Enemy.” If you want to win the war… ...you must learn everything possible about your adversary. The same goes for building a coaching practice. I’m not talking about your ‘coaching competition’. I’m talking about your WORST enemy. Your mind… ...the source of your own limitations. And this enemy is even harder to pin down because it’s INSIDE YOU. I have faced my own “inner enemy” many times. She … [Read more...]

Life Coaching Skills Training Materials to Improve Your Effectiveness as a Coach

Life Coaching Skills Training Materials to Improve Your Effectiveness as a Coach

Are you looking for free coaching skills training materials that can help to improve your life coaching skills? How about checking out the materials in this article.  Nowadays, life coaches are not the only professionals who benefit from coaching skills training resources. We are now seeing an increase in educators, business leaders, department managers, and other professionals who embrace coaching skills in the work environment. These materials are helpful to everyone who desires to … [Read more...]

Mindset “Chemistry” For Your Coaching Business

A few weeks ago we talked about the three impacts of mindset in coaching. These three ‘mindset impacts’ MERGE in a coaching business… Your Coach's Mindset…Your Client’s Mindset...Your Coaching Business Mindset. Your coaching business can fail when just one of these mindsets gets off track. But... The IDEAL COMBINATION of ALL THREE MINDSETS becomes MORE than the sum of their parts… ...so your coaching makes a huge impact on the world. How can these mindsets make such a … [Read more...]

The Odd Fact About Doubts in Your Coaching Practice

Do you want to know the best way to build your coaching business? The fastest way? The easiest way? The least expensive way? That’s what I wanted, too… And, here’s the problem… People would tell me the answer… ...and at first, I was happier than a dog with a new bone… ...but their answer was never enough. And eventually, I realized the truth… Looking for the perfect answer in your coaching business is exactly how to fail. I know from personal … [Read more...]

Career Coaching Basics: The Key to Becoming an Effective Career Coach

To become an effective career coach, you must understand and apply the career coaching basics to your coaching relationships.  The fundamental role of every successful career coach is to help others achieve their professional objectives through effective strategizing, the proper skills, and practical techniques. About Career Coaching and The Career Coach ICF defines coaching in general as partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to … [Read more...]