Thursday, 9 October 2014

Powerful Coaching Questions

The single most important skill in coaching is asking powerful questions. In this volume, master coach trainer Tony Stoltzfus joins with 12 other professional coaches to present dozens of valuable asking tools, models and exercises, then illustrates these coaching strategies with over 1,000 examples of penetrating questions.
Covering the gamut from basic techniques like options and actions to advanced concepts such as challenge and reframing, Coaching Questions is a book that will find a home on any coach's short list of handy references.
Coaching Questions: A Coach's Guide to Powerful Asking Skills includes:
1. Dozens of asking tools, models, and strategies.
2. The top ten asking mistakes coaches make, and how to correct each one.
3. Nearly 1200 examples of powerful questions from real coaching situations.
4. Destiny discovery tools organized in a four-part life-purpose model .
5. Overviews of 15 popular coaching niches, with a tool and examples for each.
6. A schedule of training exercises to help you become a "Master of Asking".

The Coaching Manual

The Coaching Manual combines an understanding of coaching principles, skills, attitudes and behaviours, along with practical guidance and a comprehensive tool kit for coaches. The Coaching Manual demystifies the full coaching process, from first step to final meeting. This is the complete guide to coaching and includes: models, perspectives, skills, case studies, tips and advice.

101 Coaching Strategies and Techniques

101 Coaching Strategies and Techniques provides focused, practical strategies to help the coach with their work. Each point provides a detailed explanation of the strategy together with potential pitfalls and solutions.
Contributors from a range of coaching backgrounds are brought together to cover a number of issues faced by professional coaches including: confidence building developing specific skills and strategies group coaching problem solving and creativity self awareness the stuck client.
101 Coaching Strategies and Techniques will be a handy reference tool for busy coaches; the bite-sized strategies will also provide a useful guide for those in training.

Thursday, 25 September 2014

Do You Need A Life Coach?

There are some people who feel happy on a bright and sunny day, while others feel depressed on a rainy and wet day. Yet, there are some people who do not let the weather affect them and they maintain their calm and peaceful state of mind regardless of the weather conditions. No one is immune to life, the living experience and the way in which we are all affected by it. Read more...

Monday, 9 June 2014

Students Who Show They Care

The students of this School in Anderson County, Louisville gave their School janitor a surprise gift of money. The world definitely needs more young people like these charitable students. Read more...

Monday, 3 June 2013

Stress Free You

Stressors are everywhere. Each and every day, we run into situations that constantly test us, rob us of our patience, strip us of our sanity, impact our focus, and cause us to lose control of our days.

Although stress can be challenging, it can also be easy to handle if you have a system to deal with it. This system would knock out these stressors, shut down your anxiety, and curb fear so you can take back control of your life.

Inside "The Stress Free You: How to Live Stress Free and Feel Great Everyday, Starting Today" is an easy-to-implement system which you can use today to knock out the stressors in your life one by one.

You’ll discover why a little stress is good for you, why your body becomes “overloaded” with chronic stress, how to assess your stress level and take definite action steps to tame the wild beast of stress, how simple meditation and such gentle exercises as yoga and Tai Chi can help you beat stress, stress management tips you can use at work, school and home to relieve stress nearly instantly, how the simple act of sleep (when done properly!) works as a great stress-buster, and more.