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Find Your Brand Focus

By: Lauren Clemett •  4 years ago •   When you started your coaching business a small part of your brain was probably screaming at you from the sidelines. Your amygdala, or fear centre, was madly trying to tell you not to...

The BIG Opportunities with Small Business

By: Robert Gerrish •  4 years ago •   About the author: An early pioneer of coaching in Australia, Robert Gerrish was on the inaugural Board of the International Coach Federation Australasia gaining his PCC accreditation in 2000. In the same year,...

DOES 2016 NEED TO BE THE SAME AS 2015? 3 TIPS ON HOW TO FOCUS ON FUTURE GROWTH POTENTIAL

By: Michelle Pascoe •  4 years ago •   As 2015 comes to a close and many of our clients start to wind down to a well-earned break, it’s time that we focus our energy into creating the business that we want...

Editors Letter – Focus Edition

By: Stewart Fleming •  4 years ago •   I t’s been an amazing ride since we published our first edition. Of course, we had the usual celebrations of Christmas and New Year’s Eve, but I have also managed to fit in...

IronMan Focus

By: Wes Berg •  4 years ago •   Living in Bankstown, Western Sydney, I first joined the Elouera Surf Club at 4 years old. Both my Dad and my eldest brother played football for St George and my sister played for...

Fifteen rules for finishing off the day

By: Jim Prigg •  4 years ago •   Ever noticed how some people always seem to start each day fresh, energised and organised? Why is this so? Perhaps the way they finish off the day before is an excellent way of...

Ric Charlesworth

By: Ric Charlesworth •  4 years ago •   I RECENTLY CAUGHT UP WITH DR RICHARD (RIC) CHARLESWORTH, A NAME KNOWN AROUND THE WORLD FOR HIS EXCELLENCE IN COACHING HOCKEY AND CONSIDERED ONE OF THE AUSTRALIA’S GREATEST COACHING MINDS. IF YOU EVER...

How to Turn Your Coaching Business into a Profit Machine

By: Dr Greg Chapman •  4 years ago •   So you have become a coach. You even have a certificate that proves you are one… ta da! You know lots of neat stuff about your chosen field and you’re really certain...

Nicole Pratt

By: Nicole Pratt •  4 years ago •   I grew up on a sugar cane farm near Mackay and was introduced to tennis when my Dad bulldozed a court in the dirt next to the house and put up a wooden...

Executive Coach: Getting Great Focus

By: Di Percy •  4 years ago •   Getting good focus is one skill. Focusing on the right things involves completely different challenges Thinking about writing this paper, three questions turned up for me that I want explore with you. Here...

World Number 1 In All Formats

By: Matthew Betsey •  4 years ago •   Cricket Australia’s focus is to be AUSTRALIA’S FAVOURITE SPORT – A SPORT FOR ALL AUSTRALIANS! Over 1.2 million people a year play cricket in Australia and benefit from the buzz of hitting the...

Are you moving towards your destiny or away from your past?

By: Alex Couley •  4 years ago •   Are you moving towards your destiny or away from your past? In reading the last edition of Coaching Life, I was particularly struck by a comment in Stewart’s editorial piece. In talking about...

Golf, Kaizen, Focus

By: Dean Kinney •  4 years ago •   In my role as National Golf Coach for Golf Australia, as well as coaching club golfers and beginners on a daily basis, I am constantly challenged by the questions; “What should I focus...

Sound, Focus & Balance

By: Andy King •  4 years ago •   I started walking, talking and surfing all at the same time. At 3 I was riding the waves off the ferry in Gunnamatta Bay. My father moved out from Manchester and was obsessed...

Time, Trust and Environment

By: Daniel Inderwisch •  4 years ago •   My personal journey; being involved in sport most of my life; has lead me to achieve many great things. I have learned life changing lessons along the way and over the course of...

Wing Chun – Traditional Kwoon Culture…

By: Corey Slade •  4 years ago •   …creating a focused, efficient learning environment for mutual benefit, wellness, growth and community. First let me paint a picture for you in respect to a typical Wing Chun Kung Fu training session as...

Andy King

By: Andy King •  4 years ago •   I started walking, talking and surfing all at the same time. At 3 I was riding the waves off the ferry in Gunnamatta Bay. My father moved out from Manchester and was obsessed...

Career Focus

As a career coach, my client’s needs differ, with common themes being career change, professional development coaching and also coaching to become experts in their field. There are always personal coaching techniques built into my sessions, as some clients have...

5 Tips from a PR Coach

The messages I receive from small business owners usually start the same - “I’ve tried to contact a whole lot of newspapers giving them this great story, but they aren’t interested. Help!” This is the main reason I started my...

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