Coaching:  Here’s how I did it

Coaching: Here’s how I did it

I was interviewed about my journey to developing my coaching practice, thought I’d share this interview since some of the answers are relevant to anyone starting a practice today. I also think there is a lot of myth and misconception out there about what...
Coaching Life

Coaching Life

I was recently asked to describe “Coaching Life”. In other words… what it is like to be a full time life coach. This isn’t a formula, it’s just what I’ve created. I notice there’s a lot of hype and claims of earning six/seven...

Growing Up In A Family Business

Playing With Pinks When I was 13 I counted and filed “pinks”. Let me explain… back in the day we used a paper invoice that came in three parts. White to the client, yellow to the file and pink to ME! Are you kidding me!? A kid doesn’t want to...
To see yourself as others see you is a gift.

To see yourself as others see you is a gift.

“Feedback is the breakfast of champions.” Kenneth Blanchard What if I asked you, “are you open to feedback?” Consider your true blue answer to that question. Are you really open to feedback? Are you a thirst for feedback? Are you of the opinion that to see...
Life Is Precious & Urgent… Rock The Planet

Life Is Precious & Urgent… Rock The Planet

Life is most certainly urgent and precious, we get that fundamentally. It sounds good to say it and to believe that we are living life as though it is precious and urgent on a daily basis. Bullshit… you’re not. Neither am I. It just sounds good. In 1999 I...
Coaching Trends – Coaching Supervision Certification

Coaching Trends – Coaching Supervision Certification

Since my early days of coaching I’ve had a coach to get me out of my own way, continuously train me, provide additional perspective and ways to approach a coaching situation. It only makes sense right? If I’m supporting you to leverage your strengths, why...