Coaches are committed to facilitating clients in shifting who they are being in relationship to their “issue.” The goal of the coaching process is transformation versus fixing or problem solving.
A coach uses empowering language and helps clients raise awareness of their language, so they can transform their reality. How does empowering language work?
Coaches recognize there is more energy and aliveness available in the process of moving toward a goal than in the result itself. Clients experience more success, satisfaction, and fulfillment as they embrace the quality of their journey – even with its ups and downs and twists and turns.
Having choice is an innate human freedom. You can choose your attitude, opinion, or political or religious affiliations. You can choose your friends, your employer, your interests, habits, and hobbies. You can choose between the red or green grapes at the grocery store. Who you are is determined by the choices you make, so the […]
It is time we start appreciating the power of the heart and begin to recognize it as the true wisdom center of our mind-body-spirit humanity.
If you are a leader in your organization, you have been given an honor and a privilege. You’ve also been thrown the challenge of developing individuals into high-performance team players who add value to your business. You find yourself in the role of a coach, mastering the art of empowerment.
Often when clients say, “I don’t know,” what they really mean is that it’s uncomfortable to face the answer. When we trust our instincts as a coach, and help our clients give voice to their uncomfortable truths – we may just create a transformational or “Aha!” moment.
Imagine a world where these are the guiding principles for how all of us are being in our relationships. What do you want less of, Struggle, Stress, Disappointment, Chaos? What do you want more of, Freedom, Joy, Prosperity, Peace, Vitality?
What do you do when your coaching client wants you to give him/her advice? And how do you do it in a way that honors the coaching paradigm?