Finding Career Coaching at An Affordable Cost

Ms. Career Girl

Using career coaching to better and advance your career is often on the career womans’ wish list. Unfortunately, career coaching seldom makes the cut when only so many expenses will fit in the budget. Sometimes, coaching can look a lot like networking.

Become A Successful Life Coach

Career Alley

Discover Career Opportunities career coach coachGreat leaders not only have the qualities and traits to create value. They are a catalyst to ensuring that all aspects of a business work together.


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10 Q&As You’ve Always Wanted to Ask a Remote Job Career Coach

Ms. Career Girl

In order to share information that can be helpful to people looking specifically for remote work, the FlexJobs Career Coaching Team has compiled ten of the most common remote job search-related questions that they receive from job seekers. Remote jobs also span career levels.

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Career Coaches: The Pros, Cons and Costs

Career Alley

Thankfully for career coaches , these professionals will be able to help give career advice, get you a job and even polish your resume. What does a career coach do? Most career coaches are going to be able to help you with writing your resume, prepare you for interviews and some will even perform a personality test to help match you up with the best job possible in your area. Basically, a career coach is going to be very similar to a counselor.

5 Tips for Choosing a Career Coach

Career Alley

If you’ve already made the decision to work with a Career Coach, you will want to get the most for your time and money. There is a bit of homework you should do before speaking with potential career coaches. If you want to set yourself apart from the everyone else and increase your chances of getting your dream job, you will need to choose the right coach for your needs. Here are some tips when choosing a coach: 1. What is your coaching process?

Choosing a Career Coach

Career Alley

Most of the resumes that I receive nowadays come from job seekers using a career coaching service during their executive job search. Here are some things to look for in a coach: 1. How will their presentation of your credentials set you apart from the pack? 3. Would you feel comfortable considering a complete change in the direction of you career, if advised by your coach? Related posts: Reinvent Your Career and Job Search – Part 2.

Working with a Career Coach

Careers Done Write

Despite a lifetime of earnings and ongoing job satisfaction on the line, many forge ahead without assistance from a professional career coach. A career coach can be of significant value. Many have not engaged a coach simply because they are not familiar with the process. Who Hires a Career Coach? Individuals, who want to make a change in their career, seek career coaches. Expectations of Coach and Client.

Enhance Your Career with Leadership Coaching

Career Alley

Career advice Leadership Leadership SkillsAll successful businesses have one thing in common, they have great leadership. Great leaders not only have the qualities and traits to create provide the catalyst to ensuring that all elements of the business work together.

Why Managers Should Learn to Be Better Coaches

Career Alley

Coaching is more than a buzzword, and the misuse of the word has created significant confusion as to what it means. But at its core, coaching is about knowing how to unlock the full potential of your employees. Discover Career Opportunities Coaches

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5 Hot Jobs in Career Coaching

Career Alley

There several types of career “help”, from career guidance (what careers you should consider) to career coaching (advice on how to further your existing career) to job search advice/coaching (helping you find that next job) to name a few. There are several careers to choose from if you think you would be good in this field. Planning for that promotion or understanding your career path.

From Coaching to Consultancy

Career Shifters

“I needed a more resilient career after facing a challenging time.”. So she invested in retraining, overcame imposter syndrome, and built a new career with a wealth of opportunity along the way. Heather Black wanted more flexibility and security in her work.

How to Become a Life Coach

Ms. Career Girl

Over the course of 20 years or so, the coaching industry has evolved from a niche specialization to a mainstream career option, with over 50,000 coaches practicing worldwide. In today’s fast-paced environment, a life coach offer a valuable service for clients looking to navigate their largest challenges at home, at work, and especially balancing the two. Step 1: Commit to Coaching. Once you’ve decided that coaching is for you, it’s time to get certified.

Interview: 7 Coaching Questions for the Relational Coaches

Ms. Career Girl

The post Interview: 7 Coaching Questions for the Relational Coaches appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. In a previous post, “ Why Breaking Up With My Therapist Was The Best Thing For My Mental Health ”, I explored how therapy initially helped me and mentioned the differences between coaching and therapy. To expand on the popular coaching approach, I interviewed Relational Coaches Poppy and Geoff Spencer. 1 How is coaching different than therapy?

Want A Job Where You Can Help Others Find Their Most Fulfilled Self? Try Life Coaching

Career Alley

Life coaching is a fairly new career choice on the scene and as the title of this post suggest its all about helping people to find their most fulfilled self. Coaching Career Advice Life Coaching

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Millennial Career Coach

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Millennial Career Coach. More and more, employers expect their employees to have certain life skills which can enhance and benefit their careers. While not completely unreasonable, it is oftentimes difficult to gain these skills without prior mentorship or coaching.

Should you Get a Career Coach – Pros and Cons

Career Alley

Career adviceIf you're currently stuck with a dead end job or you're collecting unemployment looking for a job, you may feel like you're stuck in a rut.

A Career Coach to Keep You on Track

Career Alley

If you are currently looking for a job or are stuck in a job that you hate, you may want to consider hiring a career coach. Some people are hesitant to invest any additional time or money for a career coach because their original predicament is low funds, but the investment is relatively small up front and can pay off big dividends pretty quickly. It isn’t easy to get into or maintain a truly successful, rewarding and fulfilling career.

Demystifying Coaching

Position Ignition

Would you like to learn more about what coaching is and why getting a coach is becoming more and more popular amongst serious career professionals? Here we've pulled together some of our most popular articles on this very topic: Career Coaching

How To Become Your Own Personal Career Coach

Career Alley

Your career can be better, more exciting and rewarding if you learn how to take charge of the way you think. Learn how to become your very own personal career coach with these tips: Know What You Want. Maybe the position of a Regional Vice President or Chief Operating Officer may sound fancy and look impressive on your business card but if your talents and interests lie elsewhere, you will never find fulfillment in your career, no matter how well you do in it.

How Does Career Coaching Work?

Position Ignition

Have you thought about getting a coach but aren't sure how it all works? Do you know what the usual process is and what a coaching session is like? A coaching session is like having a conversation in a mirror. A coach will play back to you what you say so that you can hear yourself and look at yourself. Each coaching session is about facilitating a conversation with yourself. Career Coaching

5 Qualities of Great Executive Coaches

Career Alley

I spoke recently with a skilled and capable colleague in the personal development field who said: “Damian, the coaching industry is absolutely flooded with poor quality coaches who are giving the field a bad name.”. The quality of Executive Coaches out there varies hugely, from those who are remarkable and worth their weight in gold, through to those who have a nerve to even claim the title. Yes, sometimes coaches need coaches.

Dear Career Coach– I Need a Job!

Career Alley

Dear Career Coach: I’ve been out of work for a while, and it seems that it’s getting harder to get an interview. Career Coach. Article courtesy of the Recruiting Blogswap , a content exchange service sponsored by, a leading site for college students looking for internships and recent graduates searching for entry level jobs and other career opportunities. Related posts: 5 Great College Career Sites for Summer Interns.

8 Reasons Why People Get a Career Coach

Position Ignition

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What a good career coaching session really looks like

Penelope Trunk

People who are not my kids think it’s really interesting to listen to my side of a coaching phone call. What I want to do in coaching sessions is say, “This is your personality type, here’s your real problem, here’s how to fix it.”

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Executive Coaches: When The Company Pays the Bills, Watch Out.

The HR Capitalist

Your company finds you an executive coach, makes the introduction and pays the bills. You probably need to be wary of who the coach works for. Who does the executive coach work for? Career Advice Change Learning and Development Performance Management

10 Ways Our Career Guiding Differs from Career Coaching

Position Ignition

At Position Ignition, we use career guides to help our clients rather than going down the traditional career coaching route. There is often confusion about how career guiding differs from career coaching. This article aims to clarify the differences between what a conventional career coach does and how our career guides work. Career Coaching

Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Career Coaches in Your City. Career coaches have become more and more common in recent years. Career coaches are professionals whom have direct industry related experience in your field. Best Career Coaches in Atlanta, Georgia. Career

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How a Coach Can Help with Your Salary Negotiation

Careers Done Write

With your present and future compensation at stake, many turn to a career coach with a specialty in negotiation. A Careers Done Write career coach can help in many ways, including creating a salary negotiation strategy, analyzing offers, developing a salary negotiation presentation, and providing salary negotiation training. A career coach can help to ensure you attain compensation aligned with your level of expertise.

Kick off 2014 with #CareerChat: a Career Coaching Power Hour

Ms. Career Girl

I’ve always found it interesting that so many women are quick to set fitness goals each year, but not career goals. Here are a few of my guesses: • They thought graduating from college was supposed to take care of that whole career thing. They don’t feel they deserve career fulfillment. They don’t love their work, so they avoid the topic of their career all together. They feel their career is in control of their company, boss or the economy so they can’t change it.

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Have You Ever Worked with a Career Coach?


I received a phone call from someone asking me whether I’m a career coach or a career counselor. But that caller was not in the minority, because almost everyone uses the two terms […] The post Have You Ever Worked with a Career Coach? Job Search Career Coaching Job Search Tips I reversed the question to see whether the caller knows the distinction between the two terms. As expected, the caller did not.

10 Ways Career Coaching Differs from Recruitment

Position Ignition

Think of recruitment as a sales process and think of career coaching like the raw materials and the manufacturing process that takes a product to that showroom. Career Exploration Careers Advice Someone once said that a recruitment candidate needs to be like a brand new car on a sale showroom floor – you know, the ones that get polished every day and are worth loads of money.

A Coach Can Give Your Career A Tune Up

Professional Resume Services

Your career can be the same way. One logical thing to do is give your career a tune up; looking at the overall picture of your job history and current position, checking your skills to see if they are current, evaluating the things that need to change and figuring out how to change them. Career tune ups can be challenging because most of us don’t know which one of the little issues is the most important in the long run. So, how do you pick the right coach?

10 Questions For Fitness Guru, Coach Kimmy (Spoiler alert! She eats Brie daily.)

Ms. Career Girl

The post 10 Questions For Fitness Guru, Coach Kimmy (Spoiler alert! Career Girl. Sure, I had run cross country and track throughout high school and could offer her workout directon on fartleks and tempo runs , but Coach Kimmy’s story is far more interesting and her social brand far more engaging than a link to some speed day training regimes. This is the story of how she started her business, Coach Kimmy , offering personal training and themed kid’s boot camps.

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Why Getting a Coach Can Help Your Career

Position Ignition

As coaching in business is relatively new, you may be wary of the idea that a coach can help your performance in the workplace and boost your career in the long run. However, with the right coach, coaching can take you places in your professional life and attitude to work that you have never before dreamed of. Career Coaching

11 Reasons Why Coaching is Useful

Position Ignition

We hear terms such as “life coach” and “career coaching” bandied about a lot these days, but if we’ve never had a coach it’s hard to know what coaching entails and why it would be useful to us. This article aims to lift the lid on why coaching could be useful to you, your career and your life in general. Career Coaching

Changing Fields: Advice from a Career Coach

Ms. Career Girl

Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Changing Fields: Advice from a Career Coach by Christine S on August 2, 2010 Today’s career dilemma is addressed by Chrissy Scivicque, founder of “ Dear Chrissy, I love your blog and the career advice you give, so I felt you were the perfect person to ask about my career dilemma. First off, congratulations on all of your career success so far.

10 Ways Career Coaching Can Help You Get a Promotion

Position Ignition

Getting promotions these days is not always as easy as we think and it can be helpful to have a career coach on board. At Work Issues Career Exploration Careers Advice There are times when you might want a third party specialist to help you move upwards within an organization.

How to Find a Career Coach

Professional Resume Services

Beginning a career, or changing careers might not come as easily to you as it did to your friend/colleague. Having the education for a career, or even the skills needed is one thing—but getting out there and using them is another. Many people know they want a change, but just aren’t sure doing what.

ResumeBear: Should You Use a “Career Coach”

Resume Bear

Should I use a career coach? Can a career coach really help me get what I want? If you’re wondering about these questions, then you’re probably in need of some career help, but still skeptical about the efficacy of career coaching, or you just want to find out more about the merits of getting career advice. We’ve put together some useful information about career coaching to help you decide whether you should go see a career coach.

What are the Benefits of Coaching?

Position Ignition

There are many advantages to using a coach. However, this is not always clear to everyone, which is why we've put together a short guide: Get a Coach to Get Ahead , which offers more insight into what coaching is about, the benefits of coaching and how to get the most out of coaching for your career. Career Coaching

What Is Life Coaching?

Ms. Career Girl

The post What Is Life Coaching? Career Girl. Understanding life coaching. There are, arguably, still a great number of misconceptions surrounding the practice of life coaching. Yet, in a world in which the work/life barrier has arguably less clearly define, the role of a life coach has never had more relevancy. In short, a life coach is there to help you to re-focus your thinking and establish your own momentum for change. The post What Is Life Coaching?

Coaching Your Ambitious Direct Report to Not Be Hated.

The HR Capitalist

the answer, btw, is that they believe in themselves and are motivated by moving their careers forward). So how do you coach your high ambition direct report to play nice with the lower ambition locals? Ambition is the path to success. Persistence is the vehicle you arrive in.

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10 Most Common Reasons for Getting a Career Coach

Position Ignition

Different people enlist the services of a careers coach for different reasons and at different points in their careers. Here are the most popular issues that career coaches help address. Career Exploration Careers Advice