Trying to fly solo is tough work. Sure you might save time since you don’t have to wait on anyone else. But taking the time to surround yourself with people who share ideas generously and freely, is not just worth it. It’s priceless. How well have you surrounded yourself with people who share generous ideas?
Enrolling your first client is so often the hardest. Before you enroll your first client, the business is theoretical. A rocket spends vast amounts of fuels simply to break the bounds of gravity. But once it’s a centimeter off the ground, it’s flying. How much energy are you willing to put in before flight?
Sometimes feeling better is as simple as drinking water. Sometimes it’s taking another minute to breathe through the mental-emotional work. Maybe it’s the minute you spend looking over your vision story or listening to your vision recording. Deep down we all know that little habit waiting to be fired back up that would change everything … Read more What Little Thing Makes the Biggest Difference?
As a life coach trainer over the past decade, I’ve listened to thousands of recorded coaching sessions. In almost every coaching session within the first few minutes, a coach and client reach a critical moment in the coaching session. I regard a critical moment as that point when the client decides whether or not to … Read more When You Find the Critical Moment
Life coaching is continuing to evolve, with more and more ideas being offered as a theoretical foundation for the field. Over the past decade of leading life coaching courses, I’ve seen certain patterns emerge in learning stages of becoming a coach, and I’ve seen consistent transformation in coach clients. I realize a need for all … Read more Search for a Unified Theory of Coaching
Much of science looks at how to take subjective experience, for example the awe one might feel looking over a vast and beautiful view, and codify an objective measurement. Science, and especially positive psychology lately, thrive on making measurements of what is intrinsically difficult to measure. An objective expert is the one who is able … Read more The Dance with the Subjective
It’s been a year to the day that my family and I moved out of our 5th wheel travel trailer to live in a house after fifteen months on the road. When I reflect on this past year, all the starts and stops with these powerful paragraphs and blog posts, all the growth of Coach … Read more Happy House Day Anniversary