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Job Title? I Don’t Have One

Job Title? I Don’t Have One

What's your job title? Is it 'coach'? Everyone knows exactly what a coach is, don't they? I rarely meet someone who isn't a coach, who actually gets it right though. For the record: I'm not a netball coach (yes, I was asked that once!) I don't work with any kind of...

Don’t Let People Mess With Your Head!

Don’t Let People Mess With Your Head!

Last week, a coach I wanted to connect with not only refused my request, she also sent me a horrible message. It messed with my head. It said this: I see we have a number of connections in common, so I accepted your invite. Your profile and what you/your organisation...

Pricing – What’s A Coach Worth?

Pricing – What’s A Coach Worth?

That's a provocative question isn't it? What's a coach worth....? Pricing - sigh! Let me start by saying that what a coach charges is absolutely not an indication of their personal worth. It's an indication of the value of their service to the intended recipient. Let...

Is A Coaching Qualification For You?

Is A Coaching Qualification For You?

Are You Considering Taking A Coaching Qualification? There are many, many coaching qualifications available today, so how are you supposed to choose one? Perhaps it would help if I explained why we created ours and why it’s different from others? Who Is This Course...

The Coaches’ Holy Grail

The Coaches’ Holy Grail

Having an inbox full of potential coaching clients is the key to having a coaching business that's emotionally and financially fulfilling, and it's perfectly attainable with Momentum, our bespoke 1:1 mentoring programme. How Is What We Do Different? Momentum, our...

We’re Not A Franchise; This Is Why.

We’re Not A Franchise; This Is Why.

Business In A (Virtual) Box This programme is offered to those who have been in employment their whole lives. The person who joins this programme is one who would like to turn their expertise into a business and who might be looking at a franchise model to support...

What Is Coaching Republic?

What Is Coaching Republic?

Coaches are people people. We like other people, it's why we do what we do. We are the world's natural helpers. We're also not naturally the best at business development - that's no me being disparaging, its me reflecting on the global statistic that says that 82% of...

Coaches Need To Be Bilingual!

Coaches Need To Be Bilingual!

Coaches are positive, forward looking folk. We don't dwell; coaches accept, we brush off and we move on. We take responsibility for our actions and our lives. We also need to be bilingual. Let me explain. When we work with our clients, we get them to look past the...

Help! I Feel Pushy And I Hate It!

Help! I Feel Pushy And I Hate It!

Hands up if the idea of marketing, or selling, or asking for business or (worst of all!) asking for money makes you feel pushy? Pushy is that horrible feeling that you're being judged as 'too big for your boots' or people are wondering 'who do you think you are?' or...