Your coaching skills can be hugely helpful in all areas of your life. But know where you’re drawing the line between that and being someone’s coach.
Not jumping into to fix or tell, even when the client seems to be wanting and waiting for that, can be uncomfortable.
So what does client satisfaction look like if we’re not getting the sparks and ahas? Well, for one, they keep coming back.
Student coaches wonder, “If I don’t jump in and start talking, then why are they paying me?” Here’s what you gain by holding back.
Focus on the quality, and not the quantity, of each session, and let it come to a natural end.