YES, I WANT 7 Powerful Questions I Can Use Today To Fill My Practice With Paying Clients

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The Significance of Powerful Testimonials (And Some Ways Even New Coaches Can Get Them Right)

  When you’re building a coaching business one of the best ways to demonstrate the value you’ve given to your clients is through testimonials. I know that some coaches are hesitant to ask for a testimonial. New coaches can be embarrassed to ask for feedback. They are worried that it seems self serving to ask for an endorsement orthey might be nervous that the client didn’t get a lot of value.  It’s pretty common for new coaches to doubt their abilities. Coaches are generous and kind people who really want to help their clients.  They often have problems asking in return. But it’s a skill, like any other that you grow when you’re growing your practice.  A testimonial does a...

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9 Ways To Rebound From Rejection

    You’re a mission driven entrepreneur.  Whatever you choose to call yourself whether it’s a coach, a consultant, a creative, or a wellness practitioner there is ONE word that you often give more power to than any other. You can allow it to ruin your day, your week or even your entire business. The word is NO. You may use it as fodder to doubt your abilities and dampen your hope. Many entrepreneurs have given up, given in and quit their dream because of this one word.  Believe me, I’ve been discouraged and bummed out too. Because we are mission driven we are heavily invested in our business and our clients. We know we can really help people and...

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From Employee To Entrepreneur: Secrets To Quitting Your 9 to 5. Create Your Own Severance Package

    Do you want to quit your nine to five?  Have you been dreaming about being an entrepreneur and all the freedom that entails? The biggest hurdle I hear from people who want to quit their day job is money.  Would you love to quit your 9 to 5 but you’re worried you’ll end up broke? If you’re not careful it can happen and I don’t want you to end up disillusioned and in debt. I recommend being conservative when you’re making your plan.  Do know that it may take many months longer for your business to be reliably profitable than you hope. I know you might think it will only take 6 months or a year.  But you...

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Do You Want to Quit Your 9 to 5?

    Let me tell you a story. Years ago, when I was doing my coach training there was a woman who declared midway through one of our classes. “That’s it. I’ve quit my job, I want to be a full time coach.” I heard her and thought “WOW! I want to do that too….but how can I when I have so many responsibilities?”. It was at that moment that the possibility of being completely self employed planted itself in the back of my mind. And the desire kept growing, and urging me to make it real. Fast forward about 18 months and I did indeed quit my day job.  Which is one of the reasons I’m happily writing to...

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How To Join The Top 1%

    One of the keys to my success is that I’m always learning. It helps me grow as a person and it helps me to improve my business. It’s about integrity and it’s important to me that I walk my talk. So I’m always looking for new inspiration to share with you and ways that I can add value to help you move more quickly to success. Today, I found this quote. I love it because it’s simple and it’s true. If You Want To Be. Do. This is THE secret to success. Good ideas don’t create success. Good ideas coupled with consistent effort and action is the foundation for success.  Don’t waste your time looking for a magic...

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