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Courageous Living Coach Certification: Blog

Ep 28: building confidence as a coach

Ep 28: building confidence as a coach

How can you be a life coach, if you still have your own life problems? Let's get into that and talk about building confidence as a coach, including how and when to ethically work out your own personal struggles without impacting your clients.

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Ep 27: somatic coaching

Ep 27: somatic coaching

Most people are only familiar with cognitive-behavioral coaching techniques, but in this episode I'm getting into how you can use somatic coaching in your coaching practice (including identifying when it's not a good idea to use somatic coaching with clients).

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Ep 26: multipotentialite coaching with Sarah Silvas

Ep 26: multipotentialite coaching with Sarah Silvas

Sarah Silvas is a classic multi-potentialite: she's a coach, yoga instructor, restorative justice leader, artist, and more. Instead of thinking that she has to give up on one of these and "just focus," she weaves all of these elements into her practice. In today's...

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Ep 25: coaching for introverts with lisa chartrand

Ep 25: coaching for introverts with lisa chartrand

Think that you're too introverted to become a coach? Lisa Chartrand would disagree. In this interview, I talk with Lisa about how she came to defy stereotypes about introverts and embrace being an introvert in her life and in her coaching business. Those who are...

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Ep 24: the gift of coaching

Ep 24: the gift of coaching

  I'm thrilled to announce that my next book is here: The Gift of Coaching: an open letter on the craft of coaching. Want to learn more? Listen to episode 24 of the Craft of Coaching podcast to learn more about what I'm covering in The Gift of Coaching (including...

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Ep 23: uncoachable clients and client resistance

Ep 23: uncoachable clients and client resistance

In the coaching industry, there's a term that we're not a fan of: the "uncoachable" client. How do you help clients who are going through heavy client resistance, without labeling them "uncoachable"? That's what we're exploring in today's Craft of Coaching episode.

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Ep 22: powerful group coaching

Ep 22: powerful group coaching

A listener wrote in to us to ask about how we might handle resistance in a group coaching setting. We're answering this question plus giving some context as we kick off season four of the Craft of Coaching podcast.

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Ep 21: Evolving your coaching business

Ep 21: Evolving your coaching business

How you evolve as a person is going to translate to how your coaching business evolves as well. You don’t have to have everything all figured out before you begin your coaching business. As you evolve and as you start to see who you are, you are going to see the...

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Ep 20: Become a Coach (And a mom)

Ep 20: Become a Coach (And a mom)

Become a coach (and a mom)? Are people crazy? Actually, it turns out that there are some pretty amazing ways that moms who are coaches balance between their professional work and their parenting. Furthermore, as I share in this Craft of Coaching episode, being a coach...

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Ep 19: Finding your coaching niche

Ep 19: Finding your coaching niche

Finding your coaching niche is a question that plagues many people who want to become coaches. In today's episode, I'm talking about an exciting new developing in the life coach certification program that I run, the Courageous Living Coach Certification: major...

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