Editor Choice

Editors Letter – Training Edition

In a few years’ time, when we look back on the year of 2018, I think we will be able to see the start of a significant shift in the world of coaching. We now have our own feature movie coming out and from the Coaching Life vantage point, I can see changes throughout the…

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Business, Sports

Talent Duplication

The Secret To Duplicating Your Best Performers 1.       Make mentoring easy To Do 2.       Make it easy To Do consistently 3.       Have visible accountability without having to do more reporting 4.       Create systems to capture and scale IP At the end of this article we will point you in the direction of a simple, yet…

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Specialty

A Strategic Plan For Extreme Disruption

THE BUSINESS COACH’S STRATEGIC PLAN FOR EXTREME DISRUPTION How do I prepare a Strategic plan for the unexpected? When it comes to strategic planning, I’m often asked the obvious question: “How do I prepare a strategic plan for the unexpected?” Well, that is exactly the point! It is surprising just how many business owners have simply…

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Business

Structure Creates Space

Structure Creates Space Structure creates space is a philosophy proffered by my partner when he harkens back to his rugby coaching days. I love rugby, go the All Blacks! Guess where I hail from? I don’t however, love structure.  I adore the free-flowing back line as they pass effortlessly backwards in order to move forward…

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Personal Performance Review

Professional coaching requires a high degree of self-motivation and self-management. Performance reviews may be one thing you miss from your days in the corporate world. You can gain real insights into your self and your clients by taking some time twice a year to step back and assess how far you have come. So, let’s…

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Professional Speakers Australia

I love speaking! The privilege of standing on stage and sharing a leadership communication message 1:many… well, it’s the biggest stretch and the best move I made commercially to amplify my influence and bring about real, relevant change in the shortest timeframe. Fast forward from the days of the red blush slowly creeping up my…

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Sports

Are Coaches Educators or Trainers

Are Coaches Educators or Trainers As all coaches know this question is too simplistic. As a coach, you are expected to be a leader, a teacher, a parent, a counsellor, a guide, a dictator, a sounding board, a psychologist all at different times for different people or the same persons. However, given the theme of…

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Business, Life

Growing a Coach Training Business

It started with a desire to share the skills and knowledge that transformed my own life and turned into one of Australia’s most successful Life Coach Training College’s. I was a Phys Ed teacher with a life story that could have easily rendered me dysfunctional; and for a period, maybe it did. I look back…

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Editor Choice, Specialty

LEAP – The Coaching Movie

How did you come up with the idea of the coaching movie? We were are invited to be coaches on a film set for a documentary many years ago and on that film set we were coaching one of the actors for that film. That's where we got the idea to make an entire film…

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Business

Mindful Management and NLP

The Power of NLP Coaching in Leadership Development Eliminating that Sunday Night Feeling In Australia/New Zealand, employee engagement scores fall below worldwide engagement levels, despite employees rating satisfaction in their overall life higher than any other global region (Gallup, 2017). Managers and leaders are in a unique position to improve the everyday experiences of their…

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Sports

Burn Down The Training Room

Coaching Coaches in Context! ‘Not everything that can be counted counts and not everything that counts can be counted’ (attributed to Albert Einstein) As sporting organisations seek new and better ways of training, educating and developing their coaching workforce, coaching coaches in context is rapidly gaining in popularity. Where classroom based coaching courses, conferences and…

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Business

Five Coaching Hacks

BETTER RESULTS IN LESS TIME Everyone knows that coaching is valuable. The challenge is finding the time and a  fast-track process to use, given how busy most leaders are with competing priorities pulling them in multiple directions. To accomplish more, leaders need to learn how to hack their current approach to coaching with new ways of…

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Sports

Local Hero – Reagan Dessaix

LOCAL HERO Reagan Dessaix I am 22 years of age and I’m a current Professional Boxer (Ranked in the Top 15 of the world) and I currently work full-time as a Boxing Coach and Personal Trainer. I have had a total of 80 amateur fights and currently 16 Professional fights with the goal of becoming…

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Business

Four Visual Models For Your Training

We know our clients are overloaded with a million different pieces of information daily, so how do we make sure that what we’re sharing in our training has a better chance of sticking? Information that your attendees can actually recall what you have shared and more importantly put it into practice and get tangible results?…

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Life

The Gold Standard in Coaching

As I write this article, we are only a few weeks out from the AGM on 7 September 2018, which signals the start of my year as President of ICF Australasia.  I figure there are two ways of looking at the next year, one, a year of never-ending zoom meetings and an overflowing inbox or…

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