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Democratisation of Coaching: Now Everyone Can Get a Coach

In earlier articles, we have looked at coaching from an independent coach’s point of view. What I want to do with this article, mainly because my area of coaching is primarily in the executive domain, is explore what coaching means … Read More

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What are the Benefits of a Coaching Software?

It is estimated that there are over 5,86,292 professional coaches in the world as of 2019. About 92% of this number represents active coaches. And this number is growing rapidly. As the profession continues to grow, the aspect of effectiveness … Read More


7 Things You Should Know Before Becoming a Coach

Firstly, how does one usually become a coach? I have seen that people who become coaches come from a specific corporate experience where they received some exposure to coaching in their jobs and informally picked it up for their practice. … Read More

Democratisation of Coaching

Democratisation of Coaching: What It Means for External Coaches

Over the last 20 years or so, we have seen quite a bit of shift in the way coaching has evolved in practice as well as in the way that it is perceived. When coaching was a relatively newer offering, … Read More

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What Can Career Coaching Do? 8 Benefits to Expect

As the famous old saying goes, the only way to do great work is to love what you do. But reality can be very different for many professionals, considering the complex (and sometimes toxic) work culture that has become the … Read More

career coaching vs career counselling

Career Coaching vs Career Counselling: What’s the Difference?

In today’s ultra-competitive job market, having an edge over peers is an advantage to further one’s career prospects. A lot of people take on the services of well-qualified, skilled professionals to help guide them on the correct path towards a … Read More

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Using the ‘Wheel of Change’ to Help Your Clients Become Their Ideal Selves

When a client comes to get coached and wants to make changes & improvements in their life, the first session or two usually involve deep introspection and understanding some of the methods that they previously attempted, what about those methods … Read More

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7 Things You Should Know About Career Coaching

It’s no secret that the job market is quite challenging — both for people who are entirely without work as well for those who have jobs but not the dream careers that they desire. During the last two years, Covid-19 … Read More

benefits of career coaching

Benefits of Career Coaching: What It Can (and Can’t) Do

Sometimes being trapped in a work environment that has lost its appeal can feel a bit like running on an incline on the treadmill – you put in the hard work and a lot of energy but still don’t really … Read More

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What’s the Right Time for an Organisation to Hire a Coach for Their Executives?

As an executive coach, most of what I have been writing about recently has been based around my own experiences as well as of those of my fellow coaches. This week I put myself in the shoes of the client. … Read More