Often coaches omit to set a clear goal for the coaching session, which means both the client and coach might get lost during the session - not really sure what was agreed and where they are heading towards. This also means neither have a way to clearly measure the success or not of the conversation. In this podcast we provide tips and clues as to how to set a SMART goal for the coaching session.
Listen to Jeanine and Marie in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 162
We share our experiences for setting up our coaching business for success: what were the keys to our success, what we did specifically, what we learned through successes and 'falling over', what we decided to do differently and what we are celebrating in Your Onion's podcast. This recording was made and shared with the permission of Ginger Camel's Founder Stefan Lindberg-Jones.
Who we are as a coach will impact our results. In other words, who we attract into our business and how we support our clients in terms of how brave, vulnerable, open, compassionate, daring, loving, curious, connected and so on - will also impact our client's ability to make the change they desire. Our client's will be responding to how we are being as an instrument or pathway of change for them. The more energy, love, passion, trust and dedication we put in, the more that will come back to us in all sorts of beautiful and powerful ways.
Listen to Jeanine and Marie in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 160
International women's day celebrates the steps women have taken to obtain the freedoms and opportunities we have today! And we are grateful for those incredible sacrifices made that have opened up doors for Empower World and the work we do.
Listen to Jeanine and Marie in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 159
In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 158 Marie and Jeanine share how there is much research and our own experiences which supports how we all express our emotions in unique and different ways through our physiology and the words Using intuition is one of a coach's most powerful ways of supporting their clients to create new perspectives about what they are experiencing or what might be possible. Tapping into our own intuition as a coach as to what to ask, what to reflect and share, as well as asking our client to tap into their intuition in relation to what is their truth and way forward is hugely empowering. Listen to the podcast to find out more.
In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 157 Marie and Jeanine share how there is much research and our own experiences which supports how we all express our emotions in unique and different ways through our physiology and the words we use - which means when we make assumptions about someone's experience using our own personal experiences - we can be off track with what our client or the person we are communicating with is attempting to convey. This can possibly lead to breaking of trust and rapport or coming out with outcomes not as powerful as they can be. In this podcast we explain how we can work with our clients to create powerful awareness and new empowering choices.
What are your reflections upon the year 2020 and your work as a coach?
In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 156 Marie and Jeanine share how impactful not only formal but also informal reflection has been
on their life and work.
They share simple reflection practices to enhance the coaching experience which in turn create deeper growth and learning for both the coach and the client.
Michelle Arscott shares how living her life according to her purpose, values, and passions has lead to creating her dreams which is bound to create a beautiful legacy.
In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 154, listen to Helen Isacke founder of the Trusted Coach Directory as she shares some of the mistakes to avoid when setting up your coaching practice.. and so much more.
George Nuthu, is a member of as well as Co-Chairing the ICF Global Task Force 'Reviewing Core Values and Definition of Coaching' to set-up coaching practices which maintain and enhance ethical practices in coaching to ensure diversity, inclusion, fairness, equality and justice. In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 153, George explains - as coaches we have a social responsibility to appreciate and respect humanity. 'Human beings are human beings' and that means suspending judgment, respecting the individual and being mindful of local rules and cultural practices.
Diversity, inclusion, equity is part of many conversations taking place across the world at present with the rise of Black Lives Matter marches taking place in many major cities worldwide. In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 152, Rachel Petero, ICF credentialed coach brings her perspective of these important and critics topics through her own lens as an indigenous woman in support of a unified approach in the world.
When our clients listen beyond the words they share - they are beginning to listen to their whole selves and at a much deep and richer level. This supports clients to create the expanded awareness necessary for opening up choices and new experiences. In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 151, Jeanine and Marie share what embodied coaching really means.
In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 150 Jeanine and Marie share how asking questions to clients to reframe their experiences is one of the powerful ways we support them to experience powerful change!
Katie Mapondera shares her hopes for and experiences with having courageous conversations between different races to come together to create awareness, understanding and a way forward that's good for all people involved in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 149.
Nothing feels better than knowing that you are taking care of yourself. Listen to Jeanine Bailey & Marie Quigley to know the tips in finding the best versions of ourselves in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 148.
Coaches and leaders can have a direct impact and change the narrative about racism. Shannon Kadenyi (Professional Personal Trainer and Life Coach) and Tenneka Campbell (Life Coach, and an Intuitive Coach and Energy Healer) discuss racism with Jeanine and Marie in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 147, in relation to being seen and heard as black women. They also share about the work we can all do to break down racism: learning and unlearning, acknowledging racism exists, supporting the black communities, being mindful of language and behaviours towards black people and having difficult conversations in daily lives and business.
Coaching supervision is a way to navigate our 'world' and support ourselves as coaches to be the best we can be - particularly in these times of uncertainty and great challenge for ourselves as coaches, our coaching clients and all the systems and stakeholders involved. Jeanine and Marie share more about the power of supervision in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 146.
Cultural intelligence: what is it and how can we expand it and bring it into our coaching practice and everyday life. Mary Britton, (Founder and Managing Director of Coaching Pacific Ltd) shares her own experience of cultural intelligence as an English woman living in New Zealand working with indigenous Maori and Pasifika people in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 145.
In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 144 Jeanine and Marie share how they support their clients to get present with whatever is happening with them in the moment - emotions, sensations, thoughts - to support resilience in challenging times.
What are you choosing to feed yourself in this challenging time? Are you focusing on hope or fear? Are you feeding yourself with stories that lift you up or bring you down? In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 143 Jeanine and Marie ask thought provoking questions and discuss whether it's a choice as to how you nourish yourself - or not - to 'weather the storm' to be able to come through it in great healthy shape.
Jeanine and Marie Share how we can build our resilience and heart coherence to create new perspectives and better emotional experiences and outcomes in these challenging times with the Corona-virus outbreak in Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 142.
Our experiences are a reflection of our beliefs, emotions and habits. In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 141, we explore if we take this notion on board and ask ourselves as coaches and leaders how are our experiences reflecting who we are being, we can get curious and do a deep personal dive within ourselves as well as support our clients do the same.
How comfortable are you in being with your clients when they are experiencing challenging emotions such as fear, anger, resentment or hate? Masterful coaches recognize the power of meeting client where they are and, with their permission, staying just a little bit longer in the discomfort. In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 140, Marie and Jeanine discuss the importance of being brave and exploring all emotions for the purpose of creating deeper awareness.
The most important work we do as a coach is our own work. In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 139, Marie Quigley speaks with Jacob Melaard - transformational men’s coach - about his personal journey of understanding how he shows up in the world, embracing both his masculine and feminine energy. Jacob shares his thoughts and experiences on how to recognize and balance these two energies in both his personal and professional life.
There is so much pressure on coaches to “live the dream” and set up their own business... but is this the only way to make a difference? In Empower World's Coaching and Leadership Podcast Episode 138 Pioneer in the coaching profession - Master Certified coach, Co-Active coach and author of coaches going corporate - Lori Shook challenges this perspective, creating provocative thinking around what it means to be a successful coach.