For many coaches, applying for your first or next ICF credential is on their wish list. Some of them are holding back from taking that step for fear of failing. Maybe that sounds like you! I understand. I think it was Tennyson, the poet, who said, “It’s better to have tried and failed than to have lived life wondering what would’ve happened if I’d tried.” So, if you are feeling inspired to try … read more
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Help, I need ICF CCE Units! It’s a phrase I hear a lot from coaches at the end of every year. I completely understand. Year end is a busy time for me too. It's when my best intentions come back to haunt me as undone items on my to-do list. At the beginning of the year, I vow to keep my receipts in order, stay on top of my coaching log, schedule my downtime, write more, read more, exercise … read more
Increasing awareness in coaching is a vitally important skill. In fact, a coach’s ability to evoke awareness is assessed during ICF performance evaluations. Here are some strategies for improving your awareness quotient. I’ve been working on increasing my awareness lately. I was reminded of the words of one of my favourite gurus, Tara Brach, “Resting in the present moment gives us connection … read more
If you are a leader you are success oriented. Your talents, competencies, skills and abilities have become finely-tuned in the daily achievement of results. … more ...
Thinking about applying for an ICF credential, but don't know the requirements? The ICF Credential Checklist outlines everything you need to get credential-ready! … more
Working with a mentor can help coaches achieve excellence in their work. In fact, the International Coach Federation requires 10 hours of mentor coaching with a qualified mentor … more