This is part of an ongoing series. Two artists and academics from London (DASHNDEM) were inspired to create their Reaching Re-Birth project for the fourth Athens Biennale (Now What?), examining how techniques of the ‘self’ – more specifically life coaching – can aid citizens of recession-hit Greece to overcome hardship. Eleven coaches, all ICF members, […]Read more →
Successful entrepreneurs not only know what they are great at, but they also make it a priority to structure their business so they can spend most of their time – at least 80 percent of work hours – in those areas. In order to do this, it’s important to recognize that you shouldn’t be doing […]Read more →
This is the fifth in a series highlighting ethics in coaching. Watch for new posts monthly! 1. Understand what constitutes a multiple relationship Is it ethical to receive a ‘special’ price for services or good from a client? Can you date a client’s sister or brother? Can you buy a car from a client who […]Read more →
Maria, the senior vice president of sales at a large organization, arrived at her coaching session feeling hopeless, with a prepared letter of resignation in her briefcase. Six months into her new position, she had not achieved the results she confidently estimated during her hiring process. Maria said that her peers and her direct report, […]Read more →
Business Breakthrough Series – Pascale Breton, Career Coach To niche, or not to niche? That is the question that every coach faces at some point. The internal struggle usually sounds something like this: “I’m not sure I want to specialize in a specific niche because that might limit my ability to attract clients outside of […]Read more →
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