Coaching

12 is Your Number for 2019…

Don't Give Up

There is huge emphasis today on the symbolic and almost spiritual significance of certain numbers and their relationship to our daily lives. Many are captivated by the mystical connection between numbers or units of measurement, and various aspects of our lives in general.   My sense is that “12” is the number you need to…

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Finding Common Ground in Misunderstanding

Missunderstanding

A single moment of misunderstanding can feel so toxic and poisonous that it can cause us to forget a hundred lovable times spent together, within just a moment. Given the day in which we live, misunderstanding is common. And if our misunderstandings simply stayed in the realms of thoughts and beliefs, then it might be…

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Your Mission Empowered Through Skilled Messaging

Your mission

There is no doubt that most people get into coaching because they are powerfully gripped by a personal sense of Mission. This Mission compels their hearts to reach out and invest in others and stirs their minds to build impactful content, real-world solutions, and coaching programs that educate and empower their clients. This coaching Mission…

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Clarifying Your Personal Purpose

Just the other day, I was in a coaching session with a millennial where we spent a lot of time discussing her personal purpose. Deep in the heart of every person is a profound desire to answer questions such as, “Who Am I”?, “Why Am I Here”?, “What Was I Born To Do”? There is…

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CCF Successes | Lifelong Passion & Purpose feat. Adéjoke Paul

CCF Successes Adejoke Paul

Adéjoke Paul, Certified Coaches Federation graduate, has found her passion and purpose, which lead her to success as a Success Life/Career Coach. Read about Adé’s life’s purpose on becoming a success life/career coach below and be sure to download your copy of the CCF Successes Mini-Mag! As a Success Life/Career Coach, a personal crusade of…

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How Can I Build My Business in a Challenging Economy?

Build a Business

A lot of businesses are struggling right now. Even if the economy seems a little more solid, risks continue to abound, and the landscape is always shifting. As a coach, I hear questions like these daily: Do you have any solid coaching advice for managing the risks, getting through the “lows” and moving my business…

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Making a Difference with People, Every Single Day

To this day, about 12 years later, I still don’t understand why Joe chose me. Joe is a client at the largest homeless shelter in Canada, where I was working as an Adult Care Worker at the time. Joe had been on a bit of a bender that night, which wasn’t totally unusual, but what…

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11 Points to Consider in 2018

As 2017 comes to an end, and 2018 approaches, many people are beginning to reflect on the last twelve months. One year ago I found myself reflecting on the most challenging year of my life and promised myself the following for 2017:   Dear 2017, My relationship with you begins today. I want to promise…

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8 Critical Things for 2018

Typically, any given year involves so much planning, effort, control, and even stress that we are pretty “wound up” as it ends. Living with intention and focus is a large key to success, and it is difficult to have intention without self-awareness and reflection. Given this, there is always a “winding down” as one year…

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The Future of Coaching

Rod Macdonald profile

In my experience, coaching is the single most powerful support strategy anyone can use personally or professionally to create success. As the Certified Coaches Federation’s new CEO, you’re probably thinking, “he better feel that way!” The truth is, I do feel that way because a passion for coaching permeates every cell of my body. Coaching…

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Closing The Deal!

Coaching and Leadership: great coaches and great leaders must both be great closers. In other words, both coaches and leaders are “selling” something, and need to develop the skills to make sales happen. Coaches might be selling their coaching services, or selling a new way of thinking about a problem to a client, or selling…

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2017 Life Coach Conference Global Online Event!

With the goal of making a positive impact on the world, we have decided to take our 2017 conference and transform it into an ONLINE CONFERENCE instead of an in-person event. We were so inspired by the content of the conference that we felt compelled to make it as accessible as possible. Let Adversity Make…

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Calm, Clear and Centered, When Everything Around You is Crazy!

Calm when everything about you is crazy

Confused… Cluttered… Exhausted… Worn Out… On Edge… These words described me, at a point in my life, when nothing was working, efforts were failing, and time was accelerating. There was too much on my plate, not enough in my tank, and my daily calendar had absolutely no margin. A coach of mine suggested that I…

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Feature Friday: Cherie Seidler of AMOR Fitness & Nutrition

“The CCF certificate has added value to my Holisitic Nutrition Coaching and Personal Training in ways no other course could have.  It’s brought me a vision of my clients that is so clear when they discuss their “blocks” to success so that I can further help them reach their goals.  The tools have taken my…

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The Power of Your Words

I was jolted the other day when I was out for an afternoon walk with my wife and children. As we were walking through the neighbourhood on a bright and beautiful day flooded with sunlight, we passed by a local playground for small children. Strolling along the sidewalk beside the park, it was peaceful to…

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Annual Conference Announcement!

Annual Conference Image

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Feature Friday: Tammy Adams of Intuitive Understanding

“I was fortunate to complete my Life Coach and Executive Coach Certification in a small and intimate group setting which allowed us to receive personal attention from our trainer, Sam.  I was impressed with how quickly Sam established a save learning environment, addressing the learning styles of each of us in the room. For over…

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Feature Friday: Rosemary Workman of Blindsided to Blessed

“I am very proud to tell the world that I obtained my coaching certifications from Certified Coaches Federation! I learned new skills in the program that brought out the “best coach” I knew I could be. These skills are very valuable, but as a business woman who has a passion for learning,  the continuing education…

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