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What Is A Life Coach And What Do Life Coaches Do

Executive Life Coach In Atlanta Dispels Myths About Life Coach's Role And How They Can Be Useful Online Hello everyone. This is David Smith. Your Atlanta-based life coach at I Speak Life Coaching. Thank you for joining this classroom discussion around the importance of  life coaching. Today we want to stick with the subject matter of what is life coaching. httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWEHBCLkrx4 Life Coaching is a journey of personal and professional discovery Each of you who is listening to this audio recording has had the benefit of having friends and family and parents, … [Read More...]

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For Sisters Only, V-103 Atlanta and Mo Ivory/Mo Knows

I was really happy to bring I Speak Life Coaching to the masses. During the event, I was able to share what is a life coach and what are the benefits of a life coach and what are some of the signs in your life that you might need a coach. The discussions covered career choices, relationships, health and goal setting. People are investing in their lives in a meaningful way and hiring a coach seems to be a part of that investment. I Speak Life offered free 30 minute consultations to all who came by the table and we also offered them a free five week course " Unlocking the Fire … [Read More...]

I Know What You Did This Summer

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BpfjXmN4-Rk Well it's the last week of summer which means its getting time to put the boat away, send the kids to school, get the grill ready for tailgating, and get ready for the holidays. It also means that it's time to assess the last quarter of the year. Have you been thinking about how the year has just flown? Does it feel like the kids are growing up so fast? Do you sometimes sit and wonder how time waits for no one? These thoughts are what drives us to move through life with grace or with regrets. Tina turner who turned 73 this year and she … [Read More...]

Tech Firms Dell, and Google uses coaches for young CEOs.

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kIiwAcnSN1g These stats are from a Stanford University/The Miles Group survey released this month, which asked 200 CEOs, board directors, and other senior executives questions about how they receive and view leadership advice. I asked the survey's co-authors, Stanford Graduate School of Business' David Larcker and The Miles Group CEO Stephen Miles some questions about what they found and how it applies to CEO coaching specifically. An edited version of our exchange is below. Why is getting coaching from outside the company important? Blind spots are … [Read More...]

Your Apology Is Accepted

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VuZIs4n4QWs&list=PLaETCkw7w_Q8bYFQWk6UqxCeFQjtIVBOn We have all been in a position where we had to apologize. The dreaded act of confronting ourselves with our own bad behavior is never easy but it is something we all must do periodically. How do we then make the right heart felt apology? Our patterns may have been to point the blame or make the apology but some how take it back in the same breathe. The apology allows us to own our mistakes but to also clear up any misunderstanding from all parties involved. The author Dream Hampton gives us five steps to an … [Read More...]

Dream Big: A Motivational Moment

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g-jwWYX7Jlo Today, take a few moments to think about your life. In this fast paced world, where everything is available to us in an instant, it is getting harder and harder for us to sit with ourselves. Sit and let thoughts come through us and to us from a place of harmony and peace. If, we do contemplate sitting with ourselves we often times recognize how fast our minds are racing. We are always thinking about what needs to be done and what didn't get done. I would like to offer you this moment to listen to a powerful video on dreams and not giving up. … [Read More...]

Happy Father’s Day Special Message

Hello Friends!!! It is time to celebrate Father's Day. The hallmaark cards are being chosen and gifts are being picked out to be sent on this special and food menu's are being shopped. The holiday is to remind us how special father's are to us. Fathers whether they were in the home or not , should be celebrated and thought of during this season. Like many of you, I too have my memories of my "father." It was perhaps 3 years ago when my sister called to inform me that "our" father would like to speak to me. It was a strange feeling but I took the call without hesitation. He spoke with … [Read More...]

It Is All About You

Organizations are utilizing various methods to help develop their leaders over long period of times by implementing one-on one mentoring, peer coaching, team and executive coaching. Using coaching for development is essential to reach high potentials and in the area of retention. The more the company understands why they are using the coach then the client and the company benefits. Executive Coaching should not be used for disciplinary problems with managers, it is not designed to be a reactionary process or a fixer of bad behavior. According to the American Management Association … [Read More...]

A Bright Future For Executive Coaching – Who Uses Them

In today's society coaches are being used in the area of communications, relationships, finances and health. Increasingly, individuals and corporations are utilizing coaches to help address growth and long-term success for middle managers and executives. Amid the growth and optimism, the coaching industry is still looked upon with enthusiasm and skepticism. The coaching industry has burst on the scene in recent years with very little regulation and oversight. However, as the industry grows we see that credentials, certifications and experience is being vetted more readily. Executive … [Read More...]

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