International Coaches Federation: The Global Leader in Coaching

International Coaches Federation: The Global Leader in Coaching

The International Coaches Federation, established in 1995, is presently the leading global organization, with over 20,000 members.   ICF: A Global Leader in The Coaching Industry Thomas Leonard, a professional coach, founded the International Coach Federation (ICF) in 1995 as a nonprofit organization for fellow coaches to support each other and grow the profession.  By May 1996, there were more than sixty ICF Chapters established worldwide.  The International … [Read more...]

Becoming a Life Coach: The Facts

I get asked a lot of questions about becoming a Life Coach and I welcome them because there are many misconceptions about the profession and what it’s about. Let me start by saying what it’s not. Life Coaching is not therapy, it is not counseling and it is not consulting although many physiologists, consultants and counselors are becoming trained and using coaching skills and technologies as a compliment to their practice. Here are some things to consider when becoming a Life Coach. What … [Read more...]