Start Life Coaching Business, Become a Life Coach

A “Start Life Coaching Business” Checklist

If you are a coach and looking for a “start life coaching business” checklist, this checklist will help ensure you have everything covered before getting started. Your "Start Life Coaching Business" Checklist Becoming a life coach is an excellent way to help people achieve their goals while earning the money they deserve. If you've ever dreamed of starting a coaching business that helps people reach their full potential, having a checklist is a great way to help kickstart your … [Read more...]

How to Become a Coach, Become a Life Coach

Coaching Works Best in a “Loop”

Coaches that enroll clients easily have one thing in common: The client sees that coach as ‘ahead of them’. I’ve enrolled 410 coaching clients (that I can count) over the past decade. EVERY one of those enrollments felt something like: I was ahead of them in an important area.I knew more than they did about something critical.I had skills and resources that they were missing.I could shorten their learning curve.I had overcome all the obstacles they wanted to avoid. Chances … [Read more...]

How to Start an Executive Coaching Business, Become a Life Coach

How to Start an Executive Coaching Business

Ever wondered how to start an executive coaching business? There are many things to consider before starting an executive coaching business. If you are considering making that leap, read on for tips on how to start an executive coaching business. This step-by-step walkthrough reveals everything you need to know before starting an executive coaching business, including vital steps you may overlook. What is executive coaching? Executive coaching is a process that helps executives and … [Read more...]

How do I Start a Successful Life Coaching Business, Become a Life Coach

The Esteemed Coach

Have you ever thought a potential client really liked you… …and then they just disappeared? Me too. Despite trying to win the “most likable coach on the planet” award… …it didn’t stop clients from “ghosting” me. I felt like clients were lying to me. If they didn’t want me to coach them, why didn’t they just say so? But after years of suffering through more and more of this, I learned… …It’s NOT enough to be liked. Most coach training dwells on getting clients to … [Read more...]

How do I Become a Coach, Become a Life Coach

Embarrassing Photo of a Wimpy Coach

When you first started your coaching business you probably thought it was going to be amazing. “I’ll get paid to help people…” “I can coach from anywhere in the world…” What’s not to like? So you embark upon your journey and commit to the process. Then, suddenly… You discover that nothing about starting a coaching business feels comfortable. And that discomfort gets you thinking… “Perhaps I should wait until it feels right?” “I should wait until I have more … [Read more...]

Becoming a Coach, Become a Life Coach

Read This Before You Quit Your Coaching Business

I used to feel like crap, every time I failed in my coaching business. But then I realized that failure was normal. And inevitable. Children learning how to walk don’t beat themselves up when they fall... ...even after falling for the 50th time. They just keep trying. Little do they know that each time they get up, they are building muscles that makes their success inevitable. The same is true for when you fail in your coaching business, as long as you try … [Read more...]

4 Steps to Starting a Health Coach Business

4 Steps to Starting a Health Coach Business

Starting a health coach business is a good idea because the health industry is booming, and with good reason. It’s a $3 trillion dollar industry and poised to grow. But it’s not just about the money. The health industry has a lot going for it, too. It’s a vast, underserved market, and will continue to grow as people become more aware of the importance of keeping their body in tip-top shape. If you’re ready to get started in the world of health coaching, then there are several steps you need to … [Read more...]

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Coaching Business

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Coaching Business

If you're thinking about starting a coaching business, there are a few mistakes you'll want to avoid. Here are six of the most common mistakes new coaches make: Not Defining Your Target Market One of the first things you need to do when starting a coaching business is to define your target market. Who are you going to be coaching? What type of clients do you want to work with? Not having a clear target market is one of the biggest mistakes new coaches make. Not Having a … [Read more...]

Shallow VS. Deep Coaching

Shallow VS. Deep Coaching

When you ask your client “What do you want to work on in your session today?” What do they come up with? …an audacious and inspiring goal or challenge? …or a boring, impotent “nothing-burger”? Most coaches eventually run a few ‘shallow’ sessions. Remember the movie Shallow Hal? “Hal” was only interested in how people looked on the surface. It was limiting his love life. Luckily, along came a ‘deep coach’, Tony Robbins (my original mentor and employer)... …who ‘coached’ … [Read more...]

Selfishness Versus Generosity in Coaching

Today I’m going to admit something about my coaching. Something that I’ve never told anyone in my entire 22 years in the coaching industry. Coaching is a caring profession. Most coaches are willing to give up their time, energy, and money… …to change someone else’s life for the better. Despite that, some of Master Coach University’s most advanced students act pretty selfish: ComplainingGriping about petty grievancesPassing judgment on clients and fellow students Does it seem … [Read more...]