Center for Coaching Certification

Ethical Challenge: Benefitting from the Relationship What do you think? Ethical Challenges Series

A coach also works as a trainer teaching communication skills.  The coaching client hires trainers for programs inside their company.  The coach has completed their coach training and is a member of the ICF and accountable to the Code of … Read more

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Pamper your inner self with a coaching session!

By Naomi Clark-Turner   https://www.linkedin.com/in/naomi-clark-turner-a592781/ Most of us understand the importance of regular physical check-ups and the health benefits: the annual wellness-visit to our doctors and the essential dental hygienist appointments.  Plus, later in life, the prescribed mammogram, prostate check, and … Read more

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C.O.A.C.H.I.N.G.

By Cathy Liska Whether seeking to understand coaching, getting started as a coach, or further refining advanced coaching skills, acronyms are an easy way to remember important things.   As a starting point for professional coaches, the ICF’s 11 Core … Read more

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2 Lessons Coaching Teaches Remote Workforce Managers

By Ceci Amador, www.AllianceVirtualOffices.com Coach training or a certified coach can help professionals improve their performance in different aspects of life: health, career, relationships, etc., by empowering individuals to be intentional about their choices. In the realm of work, a … Read more

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Finding Your Niche

by Vonetta Wade, Certified Professional Coach – https://www.linkedin.com/in/vonetta-wade-pmp-cpc-cisa-csm-47051526/  Are you looking for your coaching specialty or purpose?  Or how to coach your client for finding their purpose?  There is something very special and rewarding about coaching and finding purpose in … Read more

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Rapport = #1 Indicator of Coaching Success

Rapport is a harmonious interaction and connection between the coach and client.  Rapport is the #1 indicator of success for a coaching relationship. About Rapport: Rapport starts with an agreement and Code of Ethics and built on with coaching competence … Read more

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Understanding to Move Forward

A primary focus of a professional coach is to understand the client as a person by understanding their preferences, interests, wants, and goal prioritization.  Professional coach training provides tools for recognizing client style, communication style, and focus. The International Coach … Read more

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Understanding a Coaching Client and Their Objectives

Prior to engaging a new client, start by establishing a common understanding of the coaching relationship.  During the coaching, the coach uses what they learned in coaching certification to be present to and understand their client as an individual.  The … Read more

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Coaching Agreement

A written coaching agreement outlines the parameters of the coaching relationship.  It is foundational to building an effective coaching engagement.  A Coaching Agreement includes exploring what the client wants from the relationship as a whole and starting each session by … Read more

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Agreement Before Moving Forward

Before beginning coaching, through the written coaching agreement, the coach and client agree to the nature of the relationship, boundaries, time commitment, fees, and confidentiality, among other salient points. Sometimes there is a free introductory session where the coach asks … Read more

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