Truth: “You can’t ride two horses with one ass” -Dr. Phil I saved this lulu of a mistake that many coaches make until last in our series. This one is PAINFUL and VERY EXPENSIVE! There are so many uber-talented mentors, experts and gurus out there. We love them! They are sassy, articulate and convincing They […]Read more →
I think coachees send out “invitations” all the time. Here’s what it looks like: During a coaching conversation, your coachee says something that invites further exploration. It can often be well disguised. Then, they leave it up to you as coach to discover and accept the invitation. Or not. A participant in one of our […]Read more →
Week 2: Release, Resiliency and Room for Hope The quality of your life depends on your ability to know when and how to release. Letting go is a paradox. The very moment you let go marks the end of something, and that very moment is also the beginning of something new. “Release” is the second […]Read more →
If, as someone once said, tact is the radar of the mind, then practicing The Platinum Rule can be a valuable tune-up of your antenna. The Platinum Rule—treating others the way they want to be treated by adapting to their behavioral style—can quickly make you a more sensitive, effective leader and coach. Indeed, the Platinum […]Read more →
As we celebrate International Coaching Week (ICW), it brings to mind the impact we have in our communities when we share the power of coaching. Imagine with us: every ICF Chapter connected through the positive impact of coaching; a light that draws in and brings out the good in humanity. That is what our newest […]Read more →
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