Communication with a Design

Recently, I joined the Bellevue Chamber of Commerce. At the meetings, there were financial folks, business coaches, insurance agents and more. The membership structure is different from BNI, where only one member represents one profession in a group in order to avoid...

Ready to Hire a Coach?

Do you have a coach? Are you ready to hire a coach? This blog will share a summary of the information I collected with the intention of giving some guidance to people who are looking for coaches. Who is the right coach for you? Different types of coaches are as...

The person you are becoming

Do you like who you are becoming? After two different conversations I had yesterday, I have been thinking about this question. In the first conversation, an authentic dialogue started organically between two strangers over lunch. The young man who talked to me shared...

Branding Your Business for Success

What is your most important goal for your business this year? What differentiates you from your competitors? Why would customers pay for your services? These are the questions that your business coach usually asks you at the beginning of the year. These were also the...

Online Marketing

I attended an ICF business development webinar this morning. The topic was “Attracting More of Your Clients Online.”  There were over 400 professional coaches from more than 68 countries online. The principles emphasized were applicable to any small business owner....