We need a life coach, do we? Don’t let your life be stagnant and not being able to make a full blast because you were not sure of what you are doing.
Coaches are there to help us achieve our goal.
By definition, coaching is a process which aims to improve performance, focuses on the present.
We cannot also consider coaches to be an expert on the matter but a learning facilitator. They help someone learn.
“Coaching is unlocking a person’s potential to maximize their own performance. It is helping them to learn rather than teaching them.”
John Whitmore, in Coaching for Performance
In our own words, coaching is discovering one’s full self to make a better version of themselves.
If you are thinking right now that this might be a good chance to excel in life as a coach, then read on.
What are the roles of an effective coach?
Taking a role as a coach has higher accountability, more active and, hands-on guidance to a learner’s journey.
- Know the current situation of your coachee. This needs to be established so that as a coach, you will know how to start. Determine their strengths and weaknesses.
2. Set the Goal. Map out the path to go. It will guide you on where the coaching is leading. A clear vision will give us the right plan and approach.
- Build a strategy. As a coach, you need to effectively guide the path to success. It can be done by assisting the learner to identify the results or actions that should be done to achieve the goal.
What can we get as an online coach?
Benefits 1: Earn valuable income.
This is one of the major advantages of coaching online. We can generate income even for a small audience.
Benefit 2: Getting a deeper understanding of your market – clients.
As a coach, we get to know further on how people feel about different aspects in life. With the knowledge gained, we can get the right approach on how to talk to the customers.
Benefit 3: Happy clients make you famous.
Because those people that you have helped improve, they will help you get more clients. The spread would be either via word of mouth or testimonials that are posted on your own websites.
How to make money as a new coach online?
Now that we know what we are getting as an online life coach, let’s flip the page and get to learn some ways to earn as a new coach.
Otherwise known as one-on-one coaching. If you are not renting an office and the overhead is low, then it is a great way of reaping profits.
This is quite the same with private coaching. But it uses a system and works with people. The coach uses a portal and webinars.
In this event, as a coach, you get to travel and get paid to work with people closely.
Writing a book
Another way to earn by coaching id to write and publish a book. This makes a funnel to a passive income that will support the business and personal needs. It is also a good way to help people anywhere by simply buying your book. Wow, hitting two birds with one stone. Awesome!
Coaching has a personal touch. It needs integrity and high credibility to build the foundation a coaching career. And, leadership training is also an add-on that we can still generate income. We need to be open-minded. Creating relationships with clients takes quite some time, which needs passion and commitment.
It is an amazing way to live life: helping others while earning. Sounds really good. Yet, perseverance and a good network is a great way to work our way up.
Remember, coaching in our own words means, discovering a better version of oneself. So, tell yourself and enjoy the perks of helping others by letting them learn what they can be.