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.
Whose Work Is It?
Not jumping into to fix or tell, even when the client seems to be wanting and waiting for that, can be uncomfortable.
Expecting Aha Every Time
So what does client satisfaction look like if we’re not getting the sparks and ahas? Well, for one, they keep coming back.
Talking to Fill the Space
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.
Watching the Clock
Focus on the quality, and not the quantity, of each session, and let it come to a natural end.