tonyhusted's Blog Postings
Reach the goals you want to reach. Well, that sounds pretty simple, yes? Sometimes that is more easily said than done. Everyone has goals and reasons for setting them, but without motivation, those goals may be something they wrote down.
Over the last 8 years I have enjoyed the pleasure of being a Mentor Coach for coaches seeking their International Coach Federation credentials. Some weeks I get the opportunity to listen to as many as six coaches using their skills to expand their client’s awareness, create workable actions plans, develop new skills, connect with their deepest values, gain clarity on their visions, and to become more of the kind of person they want to be.
I often get asked - "How do you keep from creating a co-dependent relationship with your coaching clients?" The goal of Solution-Focused Coaching is to create independence in the client, and if done properly it leaves very little room for any type of co-dependency.
I am very excited to finally be able to offer this material to you! At some point early in my Coaching career I faced a challenge that you have probably been faced with as well, a situation where you needed to explain, “What is Coaching?” or “What does a Coach do?" and you, like me, probably struggled to get your message across in a timely manner
There are many benefits to being a professional coach, from the financial aspect to the personal satisfaction of seeing others reach their full potential. It is exciting to complete the extensive life and business coach training required for such an influential profession, plus the continual drive to learn more everyday keeps a coach motivated.