Become a Life Coach With a Full Calendar: The 3 Steps to Becoming a Life Coach Who Can Enroll From a Free Session

We all have this old school philosophy we have to have certain graces and an air of professionalism if we want to become a life coach.  We study all the steps to becoming a life coach, but fail to be candid and even brutally honest at times when it is needed most because we don’t want to break rapport.  But if you really want to become a life coach, you’ll have to learn how to get past the professional graces and superficial conversations.  Here are 3 steps to becoming a life coach to help you … [Read more...]

Why Most People Never Make it to the Olympics or Become a Life Coach: What You Need to Be a Coach

When You Want to Become a Life Coach You Should Consider What You Need to Be a Coach A lot of people want to become a life coach.  But the reason why few athletes make it to the Olympics is the same reason why few people are able to become a life coach.  It's not that what you need to be a coach is so rare.  In fact,  what you need to be a coach is something that is attainable for most people...if they really want it. Here are the top 3 things that you'll need to become a life coach. What You … [Read more...]

The Fastest Way to Become a Life Coach: Become a Mentor For Coaches

I realized that if you want to become a life coach -- a world-class life coach -- the fastest way to improve your skills is to become a mentor for other coaches.  For the past few weeks, I’ve been mentoring coaches training clients, and this week I noticed a few new shifts not only in their skills but mine as well.  By putting myself on the line and deciding to become a mentor for these coaches in training, I have become a life coach who has taken my coaching skills up to a new level. You can … [Read more...]

Become a Life Coach: What You Need to Become a Coach Who Does More Than Just Dabble in Their Coaching Business

Lately, it seems there are a lot of people who want to become a life coach, and they want to know what you need to become a coach. But beyond coaching skills and clients, there is a big gap between wanting to become a life coach and becoming a life coach. What you need to become a coach is to go from “dabbling” in coaching to being fully committed. Don’t Dabble, Become a Life Coach that Commits The reason why most people find it difficult to become a life coach is that most people are … [Read more...]

Become a Life Coach Who Can Keep Your Imagination From Running Wild: Tips You Can Use to Become a Mentor

If a wild imagination encouraged your quest to become a life coach, why would you want it tame it? Imagining the success you’ll have once you become a life coach is probably what keeps you going. But does your imagination working for you, or against you? Are you aware of your thoughts? Or do your thoughts flow without much consideration of reality? Do you monitor which ones are helpful and which ones hold you back? If so, you’re ready to become a mentor. And if not, you can use these coach … [Read more...]

Become a Life Coach: Becoming a Coach Who Is Not Afraid to Be Honest

is all about honesty.  Without honesty, nothing is possible.  When you become a life coach who is honest, anything is possible.  What becoming a coach is really all about is having the conversations that need to happen; holding nothing back.  So how do you become a life coach who does this? Becoming a Coach Requires You to Be Honest with Yourself First of all become a life coach who is honest with yourself.  Why are you coaching this person?  Is this about them or yourself?  Until you are … [Read more...]

Become a Life Coach: What Every New Coach Needs to Understand to Survive

In order to become a life coach it’s essential that you learn to overcome rationalization.  Most of the time, a new coach will avoid the very thing that would free him.  Just like people avoid exercising when they are stressed out and students clean their dorm rooms before studying for exams.  It’s not easy to become a life coach who makes a good living.  Whether you are a new coach or a veteran, the trip to the top takes enough guts. Become a Life Coach Who Doesn’t Rely on Excuses The most … [Read more...]

Can I Become a Coach & Be Selfish? How Not to Become a Life Coach…

"Can I become a coach and make a difference in the world?" you ask. You're asking the wrong question. The question is not whether you can become a life coach, the question is whether or not you will. Why wouldn't you successfully become a life coach? What's funny is that you'll probably still ask, "Can I become a coach?" long after you begin your life coaching business. The point is this... there are things that can stop you in your endeavor to become a life coach, and you'd better know them … [Read more...]

What You Need to Be a Coach: Decide Who You Must Be to Become a Life Coach

is to decide who you really want to be.  If you want to become a coach, decide what characteristics you need.  What you need to be a coach is more than just being passionate, committed, and disciplined.  Make a list of those qualities you will have when you have become a life coach, and then become that person.  Not someday, right now. What You Need to Be a Coach are Some Good Shoes to Fill How do you do that?  What you need to be a coach is to step into the shoes of a coach.  Talk the way you … [Read more...]

When you Become a Life Coach, Will You Make it, or Are You a Cracked Egg? What You Need to be a Coach

Want to Become a Life Coach?  What You Need to be a Coach Today is More Than Ever Before Life coaching, as a professional service industry has never seen times as trying and as tough as this.  Years ago, if you wanted to become a life coach, you could just throw up your shingle and go get clients.  Everyone had free money to throw around on a lark. Those times are over. To Give You an Idea of What You Need to be a Coach Today, I'll Tell You a Short Story With a "Become A Life Coach" … [Read more...]