Do You Need to be an Executive to Have an Executive Coaching Career?

Thinking of an executive coaching career? Do you have what it takes? Is it a financially viable career option? Is it right for you? The Evolution of Executive Coaching Executive coaching has come a long way in the past few decades. The evolution has been stunningly fast. If someone mentioned executive coaching only a few decades ago, it would inspire the question: “A coach? Isn't that for athletic teams?” During the next decade, coaches were thought of as corporate shrinks: “There's … [Read more...]

How to Build An Executive Coaching Career By Delivering Happiness

Here you go: Tony Hsieh, the CEO of Zappos.com, probably wasn't thinking of building an executive coaching career when he Zappos was in its infancy, but he sure developed a great strategy for building a winning team. I recently had the opportunity to tour the corporate offices in Las Vegas. Had I not seen the culture with my own eyes, it would have been hard to believe that this was the same company that grew from $0 to $1.2 billion in 10 years. Executive Coaching Career Secrets That I Stole … [Read more...]

Executive Coaching Career: How to Become a Coach for CEOs

How can you show up as a leader in your executive coaching career? How can you become a coach to a CEO or any other top executive that has more business background and knowledge than you do? Can You Have a Successful Executive Coaching Career Without at Least Having an MBA? You can become a coach and provide value to just about anyone if you are willing to step out and become the leader.  If you can follow through with your commitments and have integrity around what you say you will do, you … [Read more...]