How Coaching Can Help You Forge
Better Connections With Your Students

Many people believe that you should only pursue coach training if you want to become an entrepreneurial life or business coach. But, that’s simply not the case. Any professional can benefit from coach training. In essence, coaching is the practice…

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Dreaming Up A New Career?
How To Take Your Plans From Imagination To Reality

When your friends are battling an internal tornado do they turn to you when they need to decompress and let it all out? If you’ve repeatedly found yourself in the situation of counselor, advisor, or trusted confidant, know that you’re special. Your…

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Working In The Therapeutic Space?
This Helpful Tool Will Help You Avoid Burnout

As an Admissions Coach at iPEC, I speak with social workers and therapists who tell me that their patients often come to them during a time of great need or struggle. Often, they're battling depression, addiction, or trauma. In some ways, they’re…

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Feel Like You’re Living Someone Else’s Life?
The Reasons You’re Off Track And How To Fix Them

You wake up, get dressed, and start the coffee pot. You eat the same breakfast that you do every day, say goodbye to your family (both the two and four-legged kind), and head out for the morning commute. Some time later, you’re sitting at your…

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Stop Apologizing!
Saying “Sorry” Could Be Holding You Back At Work

Photo credit: Javier Calvo, Unsplash.com Is saying "I'm Sorry" a Habit? For some people, saying “I’m sorry” is nearly impossible, but for others, those words spill out so often that they’ve practically lost all meaning. Merriam-Webster defines…

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How To Find Motivation When
Everything Feels Like An Uphill Battle

Workers today are experiencing more stress, anxiety, and frustration with their careers than ever before. Many feel unfulfilled by their day job, restlessly unproductive, and emotionally unattached to their employer and coworkers. Unfortunately, the…

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Coach Certification: Is It Really Necessary?
The Do’s And Don’ts Of This Growing Profession

Coaching feels like a new buzz word. You can't take a step left or right without coming across some sort of life or business coach — and for good reason. More and more research is being conducted to demonstrate the effectiveness of coaching,…

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How To Financially Prepare
For A Transition To Professional Life Coaching

As an Admissions Coach, I hear from people all across the country (and the world!) who are interested in becoming a professional coach but are apprehensive about investing in themselves. “What’s the return on this investment?” “Will I be able to…

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Mid-Career?
8 Things To Consider If You Want To Change Jobs

Back when we were kids, most of us imagined that our careers would be in full swing by the time we reached our thirties. We’d have our degrees, have paid our dues, and have the corner office—or at least be on our way to getting it! But these days we…

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Want To Become A Certified Professional Coach?
How To Balance Your Studies, Day Job, And Family

One of the biggest misconceptions I hear from people when they are considering enrolling in the iPEC Coach Training Program is that they’ll need to quit their job in order to have the time to complete it. They often feel overwhelmed by everything…

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