10 New Year’s Resolutions For Your Career Coach Business

It’s the start of another year; 2011 is headed into the history books, and 2012 appears as a brand new opportunity for your career coach business. Here are 10 New Year’s Resolutions that every coach should think about. These resolutions are designed to grow and expand your career coach business and create a happier, healthier, more prosperous YOU! Start 2012 off with a bang! Make at least a few of these resolutions and KEEP them! Broken resolutions don’t help. Your career coach business … [Read more...]

Why the Hell Would You Want to Become a Career Coach?

Many people would never think of becoming a coach, but there are plenty of reasons to jump into the executive coaching field. Most people would put money at the top of the why-I-want-to-start-coaching list. Yes, you can earn a good living coaching executives and professionals. The potential to earn a superstar living is one of the most captivating reasons to become a career coach. Most coaches love their work. As a coach, you get to help people achieve their career dreams. You can be Santa … [Read more...]

Career Coach Conference: Benefits And Where to Find Them

If you are looking for a career coach conference I hope the following information is helpful to you, as well as other coaches looking for a conference. Benefits of Career Coaching Conferencing It’s a great place to network and to meet peers, contacts, and overall just to have a great time. Increases your knowledge base giving you new coach tools and techniques you can incorporate into your practice. It energizes you as you interact with coaches from all over the country or world … [Read more...]

Career Coaching Offers Great Opportunities in Today’s Economy

Career Coaching can help to defuse the “turnover time bomb” that exists in many companies today. According to the May 2010 issue of the Harvard Business Review, 25% of top employees intend to change companies as the economy improves. This turnover will cost companies millions of dollars in hard cash. Reducing turnover through effective coaching can mean great opportunities for coaches working in this area. How Career Coaching Can Reduce Turnover Employees, who are being career coached, have … [Read more...]

Career Coaching Is a Lot like Being a Button Hook Coach

Sorry if you are the last to hear, but career coaching has joined that long list of nonsense phrases like guillotine tester – nonsense phrases or titles that simply show a loss of insight or consciousness. You might still be able to squeak by as a job coach, but to be a career coach is one of the greatest oxymorons of this age. Are There no Careers or Is There no such Thing as Coaching? That is a good question: No career? or No coaching? As a coach, I vote for the “no careers” option. But … [Read more...]

How to Become a Career Coach: 2 Paths to Choose From

How to become a career coach depends on the type of career coaching you want to do. Do you want to learn how to become a coach who works for another company, or do you want to your own career coaching business? There are pros and cons to consider, as well as your own natural tendencies and style. Creating a Career As An Employed Career Coach If you’re looking for a job, the answer to how to become a career coach will be to get training and certification. Let’s face it, coaching is a dream job … [Read more...]

Become a Certified Career Coach and Help Others Succeed

When you become a certified career coach, you can combine your own professional success with the potential to help others. If you enjoy motivating and inspiring others to create a better life, becoming a life and professional coaching expert is the ideal pathway to success. When you become a certified career coach you can teach others to achieve a professional life that provides them with financial security, goal attainment, and personal satisfaction. The professional coaching field has been … [Read more...]

Successful Career Coaching in a No-Jobs World

Career coaching today is helping people make the most of the new world of work, the no-jobs world. Today the idea, that a great career means getting a good job and rising up through the ranks at one corporation, is absolute non-sense. Today, and tomorrow, careers and jobs are not synonymous. And the independent agent is not just king, but may be the last and only one left standing. Life in the Brave New World outside of the Corporate Womb At first glance this might seem like an impossible … [Read more...]

A Real Lone Wolf Needs a Real Personal Career Coach

A personal career coach is a mentor, a father confessor and a kick-ass disciplinarian. For a lone wolf, a modern day samara, or a captain of industry, all need the guidance of a trusted, worldly-wise, truly caring coach. And they are willing to pay for it. Career Coaching Is about Insight and It Is about Balance Just as a private chief is someone dedicated exclusively to the nutritional and culinary needs of their client, the personal career coach is a highly competent coach dedicated to the … [Read more...]

Easy Time Saving Career Coaching Skills For Supervisors

In this article, I’ll share with you 4 career coaching skills for supervisors that I’m using right now to help career coaching supervisors create more rapport and trust with their employees and iron out group communication challenges across their teams. In the project management literature, you’ll find that teams go through several phases of growth and development before team members arrive at optimum performance. It’s important to truly have the wisdom and knowledge as a coaching supervisor … [Read more...]