The Coach or the Con Artist
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The Coach or the Con Artist

Don’t get me wrong, I think professional coaching can be incredibly valuable. I’ve known people who have been able to overcome their fear of public speaking or talking to strangers at networking events by working with a great coach. Whether the coach put their client in intimidating situations as a form of overcoming their fears or some other strategy, often the results were long lasting. The mark of a good coach is the tangible and positive difference their work has made in a person’s life.

The Three Foundational Pieces to a Happy and Successful Life
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The Three Foundational Pieces to a Happy and Successful Life

We can’t control everything that goes on in our environment. We can’t control when things are going to go completely south just as much as we can’t control when we might suddenly hit huge success. We work really hard in our lives for various things and then one day our mother gets cancer or, conversely, we win the lottery and BAM! If we don’t have a solid, deeply rooted foundation we can get knocked so far off course it’s not even funny.

It's A Family Affair
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It's A Family Affair

You’re lonely in a sexless marriage, and so is he.  So, when you meet and sparks fly, it seems mutually beneficial to engage in an affair.  But is it really?  At first, you may experience the passion and the lust that you once had in your relationship, reminding you of your teenage years.  You enjoy spending hours discreetly talking, texting or chatting, wanting to know everything about this new interest in your life.  Then, when it comes time to meet, can you both find the time?  All of a sudden, you realize that his priorities are his family and the

I don’t have a college degree. Can I be a Coach?
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I don’t have a college degree. Can I be a Coach?

I don’t have a college degree. Can I be a Certified Professional Coach? Absolutely! Our coach certification program offers the foundation you need with a tried and true curriculum jointly developed by Online Coach Institute and Grow Training Institute.  In our coach program you learn about motivating clients toward goals, how to work ethically, how to coach in the business world and how to market your coach practice. That is your foundation.

Letting Go Of Self Doubt!
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Letting Go Of Self Doubt!

Is there something in your life that you would like to do, yet you find yourself holding back? It seems even the most accomplished people who excel in one or more areas of their life, often find themselves gripped by self-doubt in another. This hesitation, uncertainty or lack of confidence to move forward can weigh on you like a ton of bricks. It drains your energy and robs you of joy and optimism. What are some signs that you doubt yourself? 1. You put off making a change or decision that you know is in your best interest.

Just For Fun!
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Just For Fun!

Just For Fun! When I first started out as a Life Coach I was looking at possible niches for myself. One day I was listening to a talk radio show with a few of my favorite commentators discussing the issues of the day. The conversation turned to their personal lives and the subject of FUN came up. One of them said, "Fun? What's that? Having fun does not come easily to me." As I listened, I was stunned. Really? Could having fun actually be a challenge for some people?

7 Signs You Need Help Finding Love [EXPERT]
Could you use the help of a relationship life coach?
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7 Signs You Need Help Finding Love

My clients feel more empowered and in control of the dating process. They are making connections more easily and forming successful romantic relationships. So, before you spend any more money and time on going to more single events, internet dating and dating services, it is best to get some professional guidance and get your dating radar readjusted. I'm like a chiropractor for your dating life!

Should You Become a Coach? (FREE Teleclass)
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Should You Become a Coach? (FREE Teleclass)

SHOULD YOU BECOME A LIFE/CAREER COACH & HOW TO FIND THE COACH TRAINING THAT IS RIGHT FOR YOU Presented by: Marianna Lead, PhD, PCC, ICF (Int’l Coach Federation) Credentialing Examination Assessor and Founder/Executive Director of Goal Imagery Institute. Her guide "Finding the Right Coach Training for You" was published in Sept. 2011 issue of ICF Coaching World newsletter. In this FREE teleclass / webinar you will:

Sex in the Dark or Leave the Lights On?
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Sex in the Dark or Leave the Lights On?

Imagine yourself courting your mate for a long period of time and you are so excited about being together you decide to get married. After saying your “I do’s” you hit a roadblock before you consummate the marriage. Your new wonderful spouse wants you to turn off the lights prior to having sexual relations. You’re shocked, but realize you never spoke about your preferences. Do you turn the lights off or leave it on?