Your Career As A Life Coach: Roller Coaster vs. Kiddie Ride

Is your career as a life coach more like a roller coaster or a kiddie ride? Maybe you’re just starting out on the ride and it is fun and exciting. In the beginning of your new career as a coach, life seems filled with anticipation. Just like the beginning of a roller coaster, ride up to the point where the ride takes that first big drop. That’s when anticipation turns into apprehension. Dreaming About a Career As a Life Coach Won’t Prepare You For the Ride When you dream about your future … [Read more...]

How To Build Confidence As A Business Success Coach

When do you start feeling confident enough to start calling yourself a business success coach? It’s not like the story of Alice in Wonderland, when take a pill and then suddenly you are confident. It’s a gradual process that takes years. But just because you don’t know everything doesn’t mean it’s too early to get onto the court and start your coaching business. In fact, you’ll never become confident until you start taking your best shots and reflect on how to improve your performance the next … [Read more...]

Where Multi-Tasking Fits Into Business Success Coaching

A lot of business success coaching clients fall into the entrepreneur category. They all have ADD or ADHD; something that they believe keeps them from focusing. They are multi-taskers, and more or less proud of it. They don’t want to let go of this distinction, even though at some level they know it hinders their success. As someone once said, “Multi-tasking lowers your I.Q. as much as smoking marijuana.” How do you get your business success coaching clients to focus on their business and stay … [Read more...]

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5 Things You Should Expect When Starting A Life Coaching Business

The uncertainty that comes with starting a life coaching business stops many coaches. It’s hard to jump into something when you really can’t test the waters first. Most coaches who take the testing the water approach never really get started, and thus eventually fail. It’s not their fault, but it is preventable. Here are 5 things that you can expect from your coaching business. Life Coaching Business Pitfalls And How To Navigate Them When I started out, I worked hard to get by … [Read more...]