Developing Your Coaching Presence & Why It Matters

Developing Your Coaching Presence & Why It Matters

If you are a life coach, you probably have heard the term coaching presence many times before. It is International Coach Federation’s (ICF) Core Competency #4 and some define it as “being fully present with your client” while others see it as “a way of being with clients that facilitates growth and change through connection”. How does the ICF describe the competency of coaching presence? According to the ICF, coaching presence is “the ability to be fully conscious and create spontaneous … [Read more...]

Coaching Skills, Coaching Skills Seminar

How to Market Your Coaching Skills Seminar

If you have created a coaching skills seminar, you are most likely anxious to get started with selling your seminar. Unfortunately, it doesn’t matter how fantastic your seminar is if no one knows about it. For this reason, the next step in successfully launching a coaching skills seminar is marketing. But, just how do you go about marketing your seminar? Know Your Market In general, the best place to start when promoting a new coaching skills seminar is within your local market. Therefore, … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Get the Most Out of a Mindset Coaching Call

5 Ways to Get the Most Out of a Mindset Coaching Call

A person does not have to be a CEO or an athlete to take advantage of a mindset coaching call. Perhaps your client has a new baby or maybe another client’s parent needs more caregiving support. Or maybe your clients are just feeling “stuck” and unsure how to take action on the things that matter most to them. No matter what your client’s concern, a mindset coach and a mindset coaching call can provide a valuable perspective. Here are five quick tips to get the most out of a mindset … [Read more...]

Coaching Skills Checklist: A Great Resource For Every Coach

Coaching Skills Checklist: A Great Resource For Every Coach

Do you have a coaching skills checklist that can help you be more effective in your practice? I think most people, especially those on a budget will agree with me that it is always good to have a checklist or what we call “shopping list” prepared prior to visiting the grocery store. The idea of having a guide to help you stay on track and be thorough in your shopping also works the same way in your coaching practice. The Essential Coaching Skills Every Coach Need to Have Regardless of … [Read more...]

Helpful Ways to Adopt The Coaching Mindset That Makes You a Successful Coach

Helpful Ways to Adopt The Coaching Mindset That Makes You a Successful Coach

The Coaching mindset! What exactly does that mean? To be a successful coach, a progressive way of thinking needs to be typically adopted. Having the proper coaching mindset yields positive results for your clients. What is a Coaching Mindset? The coaching mindset has to do with having the right thought pattern, the proper way of thinking to assist your clients effectively. In having the proper mindset, you will be suited to successfully offer your clients directions and guidance that … [Read more...]

How to Start a Life Coaching Session Successfully Using a Basic Structure

How to Start a Life Coaching Session Successfully Using a Basic Structure

I wasn’t sure how to start a life coaching session successfully until I came across the standard structure that is listed below. How you start your coaching sessions makes a significant difference in how the session unfolds. How to Start a Life Coaching Session To assist you in effectively starting a life coaching session, I will encourage you to follow the steps below. 1. Preparation: Getting yourself ready before the start of a life coaching session with your clients is crucially … [Read more...]