When to Manage vs When to Coach

When to Manage vs When to Coach Sooner or later, every new coach gets their first coaching client who needs help in getting their team or employees performing better but is at a loss regarding how to go about it. In such a situation, you need to work with that client to help him or[…]

How to Conduct a Coaching Session

How to Conduct a Coaching Session In 1998, the International Coaching Federation (ICF) conducted a survey that led them to discover that 94.3 percent of the coaches who took part in that survey conducted their coaching sessions by telephone. That statistic will form the basis of the focus of this article as we explore how[…]

What Are the 7 C’s of Clear Communication?

Your success as a coach will heavily depend on how effective you are as you communicate with your coaching clients. While the definition of effective communication may be subjective to a certain extent, there are principles that all communication must adhere to in order to be effective. This article discusses the 7 C’s of clear[…]

SMART Goals: Tips for Goal Setting

As a performance coach, you are going to be engaged in a lot of goal setting for yourself as well as with the clients that you help throughout your career. It is therefore very important that you grasp the fundamentals of setting smart goals and also learn the actionable tips that will make it easy[…]

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 aim[…]

[Coaching Tool] This Is 1000% More Important Than Motivation

    In the US especially, we label kids and even adults as “ADD” or having Attention Deficit Disorder. The truth is we ALL have attention deficit disorder in some part of our lives. If you or your coaching client struggles with this, keep reading.   Everyone wants to learn and grow. Everyone has some[…]

[PCU DOWNLOAD] Use this tool to know when to Quit vs. Move Forward!

  A note from Amanda:   Hi Friends!   So last weekend Jairek and I were doing our morning gratitude walk and listing to Ray Dalio’s new Principles book together. I’ve really loved every chapter, but there is one part that made me stop in my tracks and take notes because it answered a question[…]

Get More Time & Freedom Back With This Coaching Tool That Is Surprisingly De-stressing Too

Ever feel overwhelmed and stressed by an endless to-do list? If so, you’re not alone. However, the fastest way to burn out, experience health concerns, and defeat, is stress. So rather than letting yourself feel overwhelmed and stressed from a to-do list, the easiest way to relieve those feelings is by “chunking down” your list. […]

[PCU Coaching Tool] Content Planning for 2018!

    In today’s fast-paced social environment, it may feel overwhelming to come up with original content to engage your community. However, this process does not have to be stressful.   While it may feel that you have to keep up with a never ending trends, formats and ways to engage your community, today’s tool helps[…]

[Coaching Tool] The Perfect Tool for an Intro Coaching Session or Discovery Coaching Call

      The wheel of life is one of the most versatile and widely used coaching tools to get a great idea and overview of where someone is at in life – overall.    It’s a unique way to show your coaching clients what balance (or lack thereof) currently looks like in their life.[…]