How Long Should a Coaching Session Be?

  Like everything else about coaching, there are no rigid rules regarding how long a coaching session should last. So, how can inexperienced coaches decide the appropriate duration of a coaching session?   Read on and get some insights into the different factors that influence how long a coaching session can be. These factors vary[…]

What’s the Difference Between Coaching and Counseling?

We often get asked, what is the fundamental difference between coaching and counseling and also how do we identify which one is needed. Here is a comprehensive breakdown between coaching and counseling:   Both coaching and counseling are relatively new additions to the range of human service professions currently available to the public. Counselors usually[…]

How To Handle Push Back At Work

  Working with entrepreneurs is truly a rewarding part of being a performance coach. Knowing that the byproduct of the impact and changes that are made in your clients’ life, will also positively affect many others in their professional and personal lives – Amazing!.   Many times, their team is relieved to have pain points[…]

[Coaching Tip] The Power of Self Compassion in Coaching

  Compassion.   It’s the cornerstone of coaching. Being able to hear someone’s situation, understand their goals, empathize with their struggles and exercise compassion as you work with them towards those goals.   As humans, we tend to be naturally compassionate with others – with ourselves, not so much. That is why one of the[…]

The 8 Characteristics of a Great Coach!

  We love when companies do the research and put their money where their mouth is into finding out what works within their organization.   A team of people can sit in a room all they want speculating about their team experience, but getting to the root of it, asking the people who live and[…]

[PCU Coaching Tip] Managing Your Energy for Fruitful Connections

  How do people feel when you are around them?   More specifically. How do people who have something you want, whether it be personal or professional, feel when they are interacting with you?   We ask this because often when we find ourselves around someone who has something we want, something we value, or[…]

Surviving All the Seasons of Your Business – Especially the Hard Times!

Today we are diving into how to prepare, and absolutely thrive during WINTER.   You may be looking outside – and confused – Winter?   In this case, we are referring to winter in terms of business, life and love as coined by Jim Rohn in “The Seasons of Life”.   In his book, Rohn[…]

Coaching Tip: Forming Success Habits

  Who are you? What motivates you? What is your incentive to succeed? We’ve talked about personality types and the different habits of those types of personalities which is solid information as the basis of any coaching relationship. This week we want to talk about the way people receive and process information as it pertains[…]

PCU Coaching Tip: 7 Steps to BRANDING Success

  How do we get prospects to become leads and then become paying clients?    The answer isn’t, tell them how awesome you are. Nor is the answer to tell them how much better you are than your competitor.    Why?   The reason is that it’s not about you. When it comes to marketing and[…]

[Coaching Tip] How to Stand Back Up after Tragedy Knocks You Down

  You’d probably agree that it’s easier to achieve levels of peak performance when life is going great and things are running smoothly. When working with your clients, it’s also easy to see the momentum when they are able to focus and be dedicated to their goals.   But what about when tragedy strikes? We’ve[…]