Category Archives: Coaching Basics

Empower Others, Empower Yourself: How to Become a Certified Coach

Coaching is a field that has grown in popularity over the years as more and more people understand the value of having someone to guide and support them in their personal and professional lives. And while some may confuse it with therapy, it’s important to understand that the two are very different. While therapists typically […]

Why Are Coaching Skills Important for Managers?

Why Do Managers Need Coaching Skills? We often see leaders in organizations who are successful in terms of business metrics, yet they struggle to create the impact they truly desire. Managers have a crucial role in driving the success of their teams, yet they often neglect the importance of their own personal and professional growth. […]

How to Prepare for a Coaching Session

If you’re reading this guide, congratulations. You’ve taken a bold step towards creating positive, transformative change in your life by scheduling a session with a coach. Or, perhaps you’ve recently become a coach, and you’re about to embark on a journey with a client who is also eager for growth and development—and you’re looking to […]

The Power of Listening: Enhance Your Coaching Skills with Empathy and Understanding

A life coach listening carefully to their client speak during a session.

Becoming a coach takes more than just having a positive attitude; it requires exceptional listening skills. As coaches, we’re constantly listening to our clients—and constantly processing their feedback. But how can we become better listeners? As a coach, it’s important to remember the power of listening. It’s easy (and natural) to get caught up in […]

Becoming a Coaching Leader: Pathways for Success

If you’re interested in becoming a leader in the field of coaching—there’s no better time than right now to get started. But, becoming a leader in this space requires more than just being another “life coach”—it requires many hours of experience, the right mindset, and a commitment to continual learning. In this article, we’ll discuss […]