Becoming a coach

what to look for in an online coaching course

Why You Should Consider Choosing an Online Coaching Course and What to Look for

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If you’re considering qualifying as a coach, the current learning opportunities are greater than ever. The COVID-19 pandemic has necessitated new methods of working and learning, and as a result, many coaching courses that were previously only taught in person are now available online. Of course, online learning isn’t simply…

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What Is All This Life Coaching Lark?

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‘So, you just ask people questions for an hour and then what? People will buy anything nowadays!’, was a comment that rang in my ears for months and tapped into a deep uncertainty about the path I had embarked on. Let us rewind for context. With a beautiful view of…

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How quickly can I train as a life coach?

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One of the most common questions we are asked is ‘how quickly can you train as a life coach?’ Understandably, most people want to know that you can embark on training to become a life coach in a reasonable timeframe, without compromising on the training or experience you need to…

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8 Surprising Benefits to Virtual Coach Training

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Virtual training isn’t a new concept. People have benefitted from virtual learning environments for many years, but with recent global shifts there is no option right now to attend in-person training. If people want to train, upskill, grow, and prevent learning lockdown the only option right now is to choose…

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Considering a Career in Life Coaching?

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Are you considering a career in life coaching? In making your decision, think about what draws you toward the coaching profession: Do you love helping others? Do you like to be part of a community of like-minded professionals? Do you want a flexible income to supplement your main profession, or…

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Seven Fears New Coaches Have (and Why They’re Unfounded)

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It is perfectly natural to have fears when starting out on a new venture, of any kind; whether it’s our first time in a kayak, first time ordering a coffee in a foreign language, or first time sitting in front of a client about to coach them. Whenever we stretch…

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7 Life-long Benefits of Coaching Training

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Good quality coaching training gives you all the things that it sets out to – enough skills, knowledge and experience in the craft of coaching so that you can get out there and start stretching your coaching wings. But there are other less obvious and no less impactful things that…

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how to become a transformational coach

How to Become a Transformational Coach

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Our belief is that not all forms of coaching are equal. At Animas we’ve chosen to champion transformational coaching, and specialise in it, because we believe it to be the most effective form of coaching for long-term change. Transformational coaching is about facilitating change to achieve sustained success with long-term…

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Choosing the Right Coach Training for You

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The best clients, the ones who fit your style of coaching, as well as your personality, who engage proactively with the work, are going to be interested in exactly who you are as a coach. You can ‘sell’ yourself in all manner of ways, from adverts and word-of-mouth, to your…

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