Learn How to be a Coach: Overcoming Learning Barriers

Learn How to be a Coach: Overcoming Learning Barriers

How do you get past major learning barriers when you learn how to be a coach? Imagine these scenarios: Derek stepped into the training room, but from his perspective, it might as well have been a jail cell. He felt like a prisoner in his own workday. Why? The PowerPoint slide projected on the screen said it all: Welcome to a Coach’s Refresher Training. The refresher training might be needed for some people but Derek already knew all this material . . . but the training was mandatory. … [Read more...]

Learn to Life Coach Using Tips from The Success Journey

Learn to Life Coach Using Tips from The Success Journey

In a world where you are inundated with information, how do you learn to life coach? One way is to learn from books and here are some principles from John Maxwell’s book, The Success Journey that you can apply in your learning process. 1. Choose a Life of Growth When you sincerely dedicate yourself to continual growth, you keep moving forward. As soon as you think you can coast or rest or just maintain what you have already achieved, that is when you start sliding backward. 2. Grow … [Read more...]

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Twenty-three Basic Life Coaching Questions That Will Help Your Coaching Practice

Every two to three months my basic life coaching questions list grows. The more I coach, the more questions I develop to help my clients. There are numerous coaching questions you can ask your client but in this article, I am going to highlight twenty-three of them that will positively impact the way you do life coaching. What is Life Coaching? In a nutshell, life coaching has to do with helping others achieve their desired goals. The unique thing about life coaching is that it is strictly … [Read more...]

Twelve Basic Life Coaching Principles Every Life Coach Should Know

Twelve Basic Life Coaching Principles Every Life Coach Should Know

As a life coach, it is important to always be mindful of the basic life coaching principles. These are principles that every life coach should know and implement to effectively impact clients. Life Coaching Definition Life coaching focuses on solutions by which a client seeks to achieve their desired results. It is not therapy as many people unfamiliar with life coaching would think. Therapy focuses primarily on a person’s past; trying to look for the causes of the failures and trauma that … [Read more...]

A Question to Ponder – How Do You Learn to Coach?

A Question to Ponder – How Do You Learn to Coach?

If you are in any normal pursuit, you probably read a book, or take a course but how do you learn to coach? Maybe you check out some journal articles, should you have access to materials at a university. Possibly, what you want to learn is on the Internet, so you trawl through expert websites to get up to speed. In a few rare cases, maybe you are lucky enough to have access to a topic expert and you ask them for information. Now… how do you learn to coach? This is a question that is … [Read more...]

The Basics of Life Coaching in a Nutshell

The Basics of Life Coaching in a Nutshell

New to life coaching and want to know the basics of life coaching? Essentially, life coaching is all about helping others overcome barriers and steering them towards achieving success in life. For someone who would like to get a grasp of the basics of life coaching, here are a few things to know. The Basics of Life Coaching There are times in a person’s life when they may be in a situation that is making them unhappy but they lack the motivation or extra push they need to help them create … [Read more...]

Coaching And Mentoring Basics Every Coach Should Practice

Coaching And Mentoring Basics Every Coach Should Practice

Coaching and mentoring basics or fundamentals can be instrumental in every coaching business. Although there are some similarities in the roles that mentoring and coaching play; helping to initiate transformational changes in people's lives, their methods and the structures of the relationship are different. What is Coaching? The most widely accepted definition of coaching is from the International Coach Federation. In coaching, the learner has primary ownership of the goal, but the coach … [Read more...]