Our guest blogger, Janet Harvey offered this all to important commentary that is still very valid today. What do you know about your personal potency to invite clients into an explicit exploration of potential? The idea for this topic comes from hours of discussion with coaches at every stage of development wondering about the path […]
Who better to write about “What Is This Thing Called Coaching?” than Marcia Reynolds. She helped ICF and coaching get off the ground and become the fantastic profession it is today. She served as President of the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and now has joined the Editorial Board of choice, the magazine of professional coaching. […]
The Importance of Earning a Coaching Credential You’ve become a coach! Congratulations on joining a rewarding and rapidly growing profession. One of the most important decisions you’ll need to make is whether to earn a coaching credential. This was a very important decision in my coaching development and I have achieved and maintained my PCC […]
Although the focus of each mentoring session is on the coaching skills, in my experience as a mentor I have found it necessary to go past the coaching skills and touch the “who”, the “being” of that coach.
Personally, the ICF Competencies and the IAC Masteries are the “bible” for my mentoring sessions. I grab them and hold on to them to save me from pretty much any situation. They have become my “come from” and “go to” place, which I can always revert back to.