This book focuses on seven essential skill sets that are necessary for effective life coaching, with each chapter giving specific examples of how these skills are used in life coaching, and how they can be developed and improved.
Author: Angela Dunbar
Essential Life Coaching Skills provides a comprehensive guide to the complete range and depth of skills required to succeed as a life coach. Angela Dunbar uses theoretical background alongside practical examples to provide a clear understanding of what makes a successful life coach. This book focuses on seven essential skill sets that are necessary for effective life coaching, with each chapter giving specific examples of how these skills are used in life coaching, and how they can be developed and improved. The book also includes a comprehensive, current overview of life coaching processes, practices and issues, from both the coach and client perspectives. Essential Life Coaching Skills will be ideal reading for new and existing life coaches who wish to find ways to enhance their competence and ability. It will also be of use to therapists and counsellors looking to expand into coaching.
Author: Richard Nelson-JonesPublish On: 2006-11-15
`Life Coaching Skills by Dr Richard Nelson-Jones is an excellent introduction to this rapidly expanding field of work. I can thoroughly recommend this book for both experienced and neophyte coaches.
Author: Richard Nelson-Jones
`Life Coaching Skills by Dr Richard Nelson-Jones is an excellent introduction to this rapidly expanding field of work. I can thoroughly recommend this book for both experienced and neophyte coaches. Practitioners from other professions and the layperson may also find the skills useful' - Professor Stephen Palmer, Coaching Psychology Unit, City University `This book provides a wealth of information and expertise founded on tried and tested interventions and cannot fail to improve the skill level of existing coaches as well as those entering the Life Coaching arena' - Gladeana McMahon, Head of Coaching Fairplace plc, Co-Director, Centre for Coaching Life coaching is a rapidly growing area with more and more people seeking help to lead satisfying and successful lives. Life Coaching Skills provides a practical introduction to the skills needed to be an effective life coach and incorporates a wide range of practical activities for coaches to use to help their clients develop self-coaching skills. Written by leading skills expert, Richard Nelson-Jones, the book presents a four stage life coaching model based around the core concepts of relating, understanding, changing and client self-coaching. It explores the central skills of coaching used within the model including: establishing the coaching relationship; assessment and goal setting; presentation; demonstration, and consolidation. The main focus of the book is on one-to-one life coaching particularly concerning relationship, work, and health issues. The specific skills needed for working with groups are also discussed and ethical issues and dilemmas related to coaching are explored. Life Coaching Skills is ideal for anyone interested in becoming a life coach and for use in training.
This book contains all the basic information you need to know about becoming a great life coach. Not just any life coach, but a life coach who has influence and strong leadership skills.
Author: Jan Morgan
How to Become a Great Life Coach. Positively Influence People with Your Life Coaching Skills and Leadership A Life Coaching Guide: Steps on How to Start Your Life Coaching Business Career For only a short period of time get this book for a discounted price! Read on your PC, Mac, Smart Phone, Tablet or Kindle Device. This life coaching book outlines what it will take becoming a great and successful life coach. Today people everywhere are looking for guidance and help to succeed in their life. Businesses and individuals are more than ever using life coaches to help them reach their goals and objectives. You'll learn what qualities you need to possess in order to become a successful life coach. Also, how to identify what area of coaching that best will suit you. That is finding your life coaching specialization. If your desire is to start a life coach business, we'll also discuss this to help you on your way. Besides positively influencing other people by becoming their life coach, a great side benefit is the improvement you can make on your own life and success. This book is a simple guide to help you get started with becoming a great life coach. Are you ready? Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn... What is Life Coaching? The Purpose of Life Coaching Areas in Your Life a Life Coach Can Assist Your Identity and Reason The Qualities of a Great Life Coach Life Coach Specialization Starting Your Life Coach Career Download your copy today! Tags:life coaching guide, life coaching business, life coaching skills, life coaching training, life coaching, life coach, life coaching activities
Asking the right questions in the right way is a great skill to have and one that
many people practice to get right. This is a skill coaches, sales people, managers
, leaders and presenters all use but one which everyone would benefit from.
Author: Kathryn Critchley
Category: Business & Economics
Coaching Skills Training Course This book brings together different coaching models and helps give you an easy to follow structure to design inspiring coaching sessions. An easy to follow 5 step model to guide you through the coaching process. Exercises will help you enhance your skills. Learn to both self-coach and coach others. Work at your own pace to increase your coaching ability. Free downloadable, from http: //www.uolearn.com easy to apply scripts and guided questions that you can start to use immediately. Over 25 ready to use ideas. How to use NLP in your coaching. Goal setting tools to help people achieve their ambitions. A toolbox of ideas to help you become a great coach. What do people think? "Fabulous workbook. Covered the background, the techniques, the 'hows' and the 'whys' making it very clear and simple to use for yourself or others." "A great business or personal tool packed with useful information and techniques." "The only coaching book I have read that gives you the templates and scripts ready to use and permission to use them." "Takes you through step by step from understanding coaching to running your own sessions." About the author - Kathryn Critchley Kathryn is a highly skilled and experienced trainer, coach and therapist. She has worked for over 14 years with organizations such as BT, Orange, Peugeot, Cisco Systems, IBM, British Gas, Victim Support & Witness Service, NHS and various Councils, Schools and Universities. Kathryn was keen to write a coaching skills book with a difference, that not only described useful coaching tools but empowered the reader with ready to use skills, strategies and templates to self-coach or coach others. This is a comprehensive book of tried and tested tools and techniques that Kathryn regularly uses to be a successful business and personal coach. Kathryn Critchley, Realife Ltd Kathryn is a highly skilled and experienced trainer, coach and therapist. With over 14 years experience of high-pressure sales and management roles in the telecoms industry with organizations such as BT and Orange, Kathryn understands the dynamics of team-building, change management, employee motivation and organizational productivity. She has provided training, coaching or therapy for organizations such as BT, Orange, Peugeot, Cisco Systems, IBM, British Gas, Victim Support and Witness Service, NHS and various councils, schools and universities. Kathryn is passionate about helping people make positive changes and achieve their goals. She achieves remarkable results through seminars and workshops, as well as one to one interventions. Her website is www.realifeltd.co.uk In this book she shares some of the knowledge and skills that have helped her to be a successful business and personal coach.
The following foundational coaching resources are covered in this handbook: Context- Background information, research findings, theory, and contextual material that will give you the background you need.
Author: Kevin William Grant
This textbook covers the fundamentals of setting up a coaching business. I share tools and techniques that will assist you in launching and running your thriving coaching business. I approach this topic from coaching, psychology, counseling, marketing, and corporate management perspectives. The following foundational coaching resources are covered in this handbook: Context: Background Information - Guidelines: Best Practices - Planning: Decision-Making Techniques - Records: Documentation Best Practices - Skills: Core Coaching Skills - Business: Foundational Business Knowledge - Exercises: Proven Techniques - Forms: Sample Forms and Business Documents - Tools: Smart Tools to Pinpoint Client Issues
Coaching methods, exercises, questions, and language for bringing each lesson
to your clients • Sample coaching conversations that exemplify the coach/client
dialogue for the coaching of each life lesson The Coaching Exercises included ...
Author: Lloyd J. Thomas
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Total Life Coaching by Pat and Lloyd is more than just a book. It is an interactive experience in which you will find recipes for living your life more authentically, as well as master time-honored lessons that you can bring to your coaching clients. Regardless of the personal coaching techniques or skills you may have learned, you may still not be the most effective coach you can become. This book will help you move closer to that goal. Life coaching is more than a collection of techniques and skills. It is more than something you do. Life coaching reflects who you are-it is your authentic being in action.Readers of Pat Williams's and Deborah Davis's book, Therapist as Life Coach, know Pat to be a gifted life coach and passionate teacher. Here Pat and colleague and writer, Lloyd J. Thomas, build on this earlier book and share a unique insight into the coaching process, which shows you precisely how to enhance your professional practices through practical and effective life coaching. It also empowers you to change your own lives through use of the practical information and philosophy presented here. Total Life Coaching is organized into a series of 50 life lessons, and is designed to be either read cover-to-cover or dipped into, as needed, for assistance when conducting a coaching session. Keeping life's processes on the "message and lesson" level makes living and life coaching much easier and more enjoyable. Total Life Coaching guides you step-by-step through the complex process of learning and coaching these fifty important lessons. The lessons are organized into 8 sections: Creating a Personal Identity; Coaching Spirituality and Life Purpose; Coaching Communication Skills; Living Life with Integrity; Success: Clients Achieving their Potential; Coaching Cognitive Skills; Creating High-Quality Relationships; Understanding Your Past to Create a Desired Future.Each lesson is presented as a structured recipe and includes: The life lesson The messages contained within the lesson Coaching objectives for your clients regarding the lesson What you need to know about the lesson to provide the framework for coaching it Coaching methods, exercises, questions, and language for bringing each lesson to your clients Sample coaching conversations that exemplify the coach-client dialogue for the coaching of the lesson.
In this short eBook, Chad Hall shares the 5 Stages of Learning to Coach (stages which parallel learning any new language), unpacks 5 Shifts That Promote Fluency, and then explores 7 Language Elements for Powerful Coaching.
Author: Chad Hall
Publisher: Independently Published
Learning to coach is a lot like learning a new language. Coaching comes with its own specific ways of conversing, and to coach well you have to learn the dynamics of this new way of speaking and aim to become fluent in the language of coaching. In this short eBook, Chad Hall shares the 5 Stages of Learning to Coach (stages which parallel learning any new language), unpacks 5 Shifts That Promote Fluency, and then explores 7 Language Elements for Powerful Coaching. Chad has trained thousands of coaches around the world and this eBook is filled with straightforward, practical, and sometimes humorous insights that will move you closer to coaching mastery.
Moving seamlessly from coaching fundamentals—listening skills, effective language, session preparation—to more advanced ideas such as helping clients to identify life purpose, recognize and combat obstacles, align values and actions, ...
Author: Diane S. Menendez
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
An updated version of the best-selling therapist-to-coach transition text. With his bestselling Therapist As Life Coach, Pat Williams introduced the therapeutic community to the career of life coach, and in Becoming a Professional Life Coach he and Diane Menendez covered all the basic principles and strategies for effective coaching. Now Williams, founder of the Institute for Life Coach Training (ILCT), and Menendez, former faculty at ILCT—both master certified coaches—bring back the book that has taught thousands of coaches over the past eight years with all-new information on coaching competencies, ethics, somatic coaching, wellness coaching, and how positive psychology and neuroscience are informing the profession today. Moving seamlessly from coaching fundamentals—listening skills, effective language, session preparation—to more advanced ideas such as helping clients to identify life purpose, recognize and combat obstacles, align values and actions, maintain a positive mind-set, and live with integrity, this new edition is one-stop-shopping for beginner and advanced coaches alike. Beginning with a brief history of the foundations of coaching and its future trajectory, Becoming a Professional Life Coach takes readers step-by-step through the coaching process, covering all the crucial ideas and techniques for being a successful life coach, including: • Listening to, versus listening for, versus listening with • Establishing a client’s focus • Giving honest feedback and observation • Formulating first coaching conversations • Asking powerful, eliciting questions • Understanding human developmental issues • Reframing a client’s perspective • Enacting change with clients • Helping clients to identify and fulfill core values, and much, much more. All the major skillsets for empowering and “stretching” clients are covered. By filling the pages with client exercises, worksheets, sample dialogues, and self-assessments, Williams and Menendez give readers a hands-on coaching manual to expertly guide their clients to purposeful, transformative lives. Today, with more and more therapists incorporating coaching into their practices, and the number of master certified coaches, many with niche expertise, growing every year, Becoming a Professional Life Coach fills a greater need than ever. By tackling the nuts and bolts of coaching, Williams and Menendez equip readers with the tools and techniques they need to make a difference in their clients’ lives.
You could join these ranks of helping professionals, too, and improve the world around you. If you've ever wondered about a career in life coaching, then this is a must read.
Author: Elvin Coaches
Have you ever had people turn to you for help and advice? Perhaps you have often wondered why they think you have the answers, or you may even have felt lost as to what to say?Chances are that you have the intuitive makings of a life coach. Life coaching isn't about having all the answers. Instead, it is more about knowing which questions to ask people to get them thinking, while encouraging them to choose their lives and their actions. One of the fastest growing professions in the U.S., life coaching is on the boom with more than 20,000 life coaches currently registered in America. You could join these ranks of helping professionals, too, and improve the world around you. If you've ever wondered about a career in life coaching, then this is a must read. Knowing how to help and direct your clients and yourself towards life-revealing insights is the essence of life coaching, and you can build on your intuitions, develop an enlightened and empowerment approach, and learn vital skills with this book. Develop your own coaching style, learn about the industry, and become an effective helper today. Inside Don't Make Me Use My Life Coaching Voice learn all about: Different coaching approaches and methods Basic and advanced techniques for coaching The different life coaching questions and what they achieve Life habits and their impact on our decisions Developing a coaching mindset This dynamic industry of guiding lives has the potential to change the world for the better, and you can be a part of helping people discover what makes them real. You might even branch out into the business coaching as yet another avenue of approach for your new or expanding coaching practice. So, the next time someone asks for your advice or spills their life-guts to you, the questions to direct them into finding, accepting, and developing themselves will be neatly folded within your mind, ready for use as you guide and help them find their path through life. Be a coach, helper, healer, and effective guide to those around you and in your expanding practice as you click and "add to cart" Don't Make Me Use My Life Coaching Voice!
This book offers a complete strategy professionals can use to incorporate life coaching into their practices.
Author: David Skibbins
Publisher: New Harbinger Publications
More than just fixing what ails them, many therapists today seek to help clients achieve personal and professional goals and navigate life changes successfully-a variety of practice called life coaching. This book offers a complete strategy professionals can use to incorporate life coaching into their practices. Becoming a Life Coach compares the role of the therapist to that of the life coach; the role of the patient to that of the client; the service of the mentally ill to that of the mentally healthy; treatment to collaboration; and finally the differences in professional standing between these two endeavors. Using real coaching exercises, the book teaches therapists everything they need to know to start and maintain a successful coaching practice. It includes information about necessary skills, tips on integrating coaching and therapy, business models, marketing advice, and more.
*Do you want to know how to be a life coach? *Do you want to know how to successfully launch your own business as a professional life coach? *Do you want immediate access to the coaching strategies that professional life coaches use to transform lives everyday? If Yes, then this book is waiting for you to read it! It is a quick, direct and easy read, and will answer all of your questions about life coaching. You'll Soon Find Discover:- What a life coach is and how it became the beautiful profession it is today - Life coaching training tools that professional life coaches use today - A variety of niches you can work with as a life coach - How much you should charge as a life coach - Various types of coaching models to choose which is best for you and your clients - The most effective ways to market your coaching services to the public - Over 30 examples of powerful coaching questions you can ask your clients - And much, much more!
This book is stacked with powerful, open-ended coaching questions for every type of coaching session.
Author: Tim Hanson
Publisher: MGM Books
GET 150 POWERFUL LIFE COACHING QUESTIONS TODAY TO ADD TO YOUR COACHING SKILLS! The thing that separates good coaches from a great coaches, is the quality of questions they ask. This book is stacked with powerful, open-ended coaching questions for every type of coaching session. The Sections Include: Personal Growth Questions Relationship Questions Fun-Based Questions Health Questions Career Questions Money Questions Physical Location Questions Master Questions For Elaboration And More Coaching Questions! The author, Tim Hanson has been a certified life coach since 2004. Now, he is a trainer at the International Coaching Association, where he teaches thousands of students how to become better coaches. As the saying goes, "the quality of your life is determined by the quality of questions you ask. What Readers are Saying: "A book of powerhouse questions to ask a client which will focus his or her attention in areas which need important changes to be made. It's long been established that asking the right question is key to changing conditions, and the author has made the task that much easier with the lists presented on these pages. Also read this as a self help, self analysis manual as the questions still apply when you ask yourself for the answers."
Coach Your Self Up provides innovative techniques for identifying and breaking through challenges, behaviors and thought patterns that may be blocking your success at work and in life.
Author: Normant Mike
Publisher: Unlimit Group
Category: Business & Economics
Coach Your Self Up provides innovative techniques for identifying and breaking through challenges, behaviors and thought patterns that may be blocking your success at work and in life. Learn to be your own coach so you can make sustainable changes and take more ownership of your career development. Invest in yourself! You are your best coach!
The book addresses key issues such as: Creating the trust that encourages a client to learn Keeping yourself and your own agenda out of the way without diminishing your presence Managing your own anxiety, especially if you are inexperienced ...
Author: Jenny Rogers
Publisher: McGraw-Hill International
Category: Business & Economics
"I have just read my first - and probably last - whole book on coaching. It is my last because it has done the job, giving me the most comprehensive examination of the art." David Amos, former Deputy Director of HR at the DoH, writing in the Health Service Journal. What is coaching and how is it different from therapy or counselling? What techniques and approaches does an effective coach use? What distinguishes a ‘good enough’ coach from an outstanding one? Coaching Skillshelps readers to acquire the skills that are essential for becoming an outstanding coach. The book addresses key issues such as: Creating the trust that encourages a client to learn Keeping yourself and your own agenda out of the way without diminishing your presence Managing your own anxiety, especially if you are inexperienced. This practical and readable book is enlivened by many case studies to accompany the theory. Based on many years’ experience of what coaches actually struggle with in practice, it is a must for the growing band of executive and life coaches, as well as managers who want to learn how to adapt coaching as an approach to leadership.
This book sets out what life coaching is and how it works, what the benefits are, and how to go about coaching children and young people.
Author: Nikki Giant
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Life coaching is a great way to help children and young people build self-esteem, set positive goals and deal with difficult issues such as bullying, anxiety and poor body image. This book sets out what life coaching is and how it works, what the benefits are, and how to go about coaching children and young people. Part 1 covers the background, theory and different types of coaching, and Part 2 explores the life coaching model and different techniques used, with examples of how coaching works in practice and how to build skills. The third part contains activities and photocopiable worksheets to use in practice with young people. They include general activities to develop self-esteem, set goals and build confidence, as well as activities for specific issues such as bullying, poor body image, relationships and anxiety. Suitable for use with young people aged 9-16, this practical guide is ideal for coaches, teachers, counsellors and youth workers wanting to put coaching into practice with young people, and is also suitable for parents to use at home with their child.
How do you know you were called to be a Christian Life Coach? If you can say "YES" to any of these questions: - Are you a natural encourager and desires to see people live out their God-given potential? - Are you always the go-to person, where people are always seeking your advice? - Are you always seeking to develop yourself and never want to settle for less than God's best? - Are you a dreamer and an action-taker? Imagine having a rewarding job coaching people to achieve success in their career, relationships, business and life. As a Christian Life Coach, you will help people identify what is holding them back from living out their purpose and coach them to overcome those challenges. In this practical handbook for aspiring Christian Life Coaches, you will learn: - The key skills needed to become an effective and impactful coach - How to conduct discovery sessions - The steps to starting your kingdom coaching business - How to identify a profitable niche - Branding and Marketing Strategies as a Coach - How to Make Multiple Streams of Income as a Christian Life Coach - How to land your 1st client in less than 30 days You also receive a list of sample questions to ask your clients, personal branding checklist and start your coaching business clarity cheatsheet. This book serves as your personal guide to learning the key skills to Become a Christian Life Coach, while teaching you how to build a successful and profitable kingdom brand and business.