The lost art of listening

In this day and age, it’s extremely rare for an adult to leave their home without their cell phone. Why is that? They might miss a call, or an important…

Coaching Definition

Why the coaching industry is booming

“It will be as common to have a coach as it now is to have a personal trainer.” There’s been a cognitive revolution in the fact that seeking outside help…

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You don’t manage time – you manage yourself

In the nine to five world, we have somehow found ourselves with a surplus of grind and a deficit of time. The arbitrary clock and the connotation our society has…

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The essential secrets to start coaching today: Step 9

Empowerment and Managing Progress: This is the point where the relationship between you and your client is at its most important peak. You want to guide your client to creating…

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Worry is wasteful – here’s how to stop it

“Worrying is like paying a debt you don’t owe.” – Mark Twain Worrying is wasteful. It absolutely drains your mental function and keeps you in a paralyzed state. Some argue…

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The essential secrets to start coaching today: Step 8

Planning and Goal-Setting  Every coaching session must have a plan that the client is guided to create and that structures them to take the steps necessary to successfully achieve their…

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Why you need to strategically plan your life

The time will pass anyway – you can either spend it creating the life you want or spend it living the life you don’t want. The choice is yours. You…

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The essential secrets to start coaching today: Step 7

Facilitating Learning that Moves to Action The whole purpose of coaching is to create awareness and then use that awareness to take actions that will create real and lasting change….

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Why successful people wake up at 5 a.m.

Many studies make connections between success and waking up early. Morning people are more proactive, and proactivity is linked to better job performance and greater career success. Executive leaders and…

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The essential secrets to start coaching today: Step 6

Direct Communication  There is nothing more frustrating than ‘beating around the bush.’ In the coaching space, the best coaches give their clients the gift of direct communication. Sometimes, your client…