Have you ever wondered why some coaches are super successful? What’s their secret to growing their business? In this post, I will address three ways you may be stalling your success. My hope is that at the end of this post, you will be able to use this knowledge to help grow your coaching business. […]Read more →
Although coaching is a science, it is also an art. Regardless of the approach, paradigm or method one follows, coaching requires a strong degree of human inference; establishing a meaningful psychological connection; and drawing not only from data and theory, but also personal experience. However, attempts to evaluate the efficacy of coaching interventions have generally […]Read more →
Before becoming a coach, I worked in PR. My remit included managing communications in emergencies for an inner London borough. Thrillingly, the training involved a stint at a former spy college hidden deep in the English countryside. Over the years, this training has been put to practical use—handling the media fallout from terrorist plots, gangland […]Read more →
Yes, you can build brainpower through your stomach. For example, research in both animals and humans indicates that a calorie-restricted diet is helpful for both overall health and brain function. Eating wisely controls weight and decreases risk for heart disease, cancer and stroke. It also triggers mechanisms to increase the production of nerve growth factors, […]Read more →
Gather a group of coaches and ask: “What’s your favorite assessment tool?” The answers will be as varied as the group itself. We coaches love our tools and many of us are especially fond of assessments. Some coaches state that assessments help clients improve self-awareness. Others say that assessments provide a framework to communicate effectively […]Read more →
ICF is the largest worldwide resource for professional coaches, and the source for those who are seeking a coach. Formed in 1995, today ICF is the leading global organization, with over 20,000 members, dedicated to advancing the coaching profession by setting high professional standards, providing independent certification, and building a network of credentialed coaches.
Visit our website.
Can’t find what you’re looking for? With this new blog format, ICF Global is starting fresh, adding only the top posts from the previous blog. All previous ICF posts can be found here.