What’s it Take to Become a Business Coach Who Succeeds?

What's it take to become a business coach who succeeds? Skill, money, experience, expertise, knowing the right people, communication skills, hard work, or luck? Well, it probably takes all of the above in varying amounts to become a business coach who succeeds. Coaching is Very Competitive Coaching is becoming a very competitive field – many great people are entering the industry armed with skills, knowledge, and experience. So – considering that all of the above factors count, let’s … [Read more...]

How to Become a Business Coach for Small Businesses

To become a business coach or not to become a business coach, that is the question. If you are thinking of becoming a business coach, why not find your niche and work with small businesses? A small business coach works with clients on planning, knowledge, skills, strategy, problem solving, and time management. You may give a little advice, but your primary function as a coach is to help clients find their own answers and also find ways to apply their answers within their businesses. As a … [Read more...]

Keys to Getting Your Business Coaching Salary up By Tapping into the Dark Mind of The Business Owner: Secrets to Become a Business Coach Today

In an earlier article, I wrote about how to become a business coach and increase your business coaching salary by being aware of the limitations of your own thinking.  But to become a business coach you’ve got to do more than just see the inside of the box that you’ve built.  To become a business coach you’ve got to get outside that box and really think like a business owner.  Your business coaching salary and your ability to become a business coach with results is dependent upon what you’re … [Read more...]

What’s The Secret to Become a Business Coach? How to Think Like a Business Owner to Explode Your Business Coaching Salary

Are you thinking about how to become a business coach or just increasing your business coaching salary?  In order to become a business coach you need to think like a business owner (or at least know how to think like a business owner at times).  Your business coaching salary is going to increase only if you know how to talk to business owners, and if your talking follows your thinking. To Become a Business Coach and Pull in a Nice Business Coaching Salary, First Get Real About How Most People … [Read more...]

Coaching Certification…Do I need it to become a coach?

Do you need coaching certification to become a coach?  Fortunately, the answer is no.  I say that because the ICF (International Coaching Federation), which is the primary certifying body for coaches worldwide, will not even look at your application until you have at least 250 hours of PAID coaching under your belt, and that’s for the first level.  Think about it.  If you are just starting out and coaching 10 hours/week... you are very fortunate.  But even at this rate, it will take at least 6 … [Read more...]

To Become a Business Coach: Why Coaching is Good in A Recession

To Become a Business Coach in a recession is something that may seem risky, and it can be without training, guidance and a plan. The fact is that coaching in a recession can be remarkably lucrative. Why? Because during tough economic times, many companies are more open to ways that will help them survive and thrive. To Become a Business Coach does take some work but it’s worth it. The proper training gives you excellent coaching skills as well as the knowledge you will need to develop a … [Read more...]