Category Archives: Business Building Tools

What is a Complimentary Session and Why Do You Need One?

Imagine you’re at a networking meeting. You meet a coach.

During your conversation the coach finds out that you’re struggling with finding work you love, which happens to be their niche.

The coach says they can help you if you hire them on a one-to-one basis. Your investment will be $450 a month and you need to commit for three months. You say you’ll think about it.

Later in the evening you meet another coach. This coach also finds out you’re trying to find work you love, their specialty area.

This coach offers you a no-cost 45-minute sample session in which you’ll explore together what work you love looks like, what’s holding you back, and what your next steps are.

Two coaches with two very different approaches. Which approach or offer is more compelling to you?  Continue reading

Resources for Coaches: Creating an Online Presence

In order for your coaching business to thrive, you need clients. You may be brilliant at supporting people to reach their goals or overcome a specific challenge. You may even have raving reviews from the client or two you do have.

But if people seeking to reach a goal or solve a specific problem don’t know about you…. neither of you wins.

One place potential clients can find you is online. Think about it. When you’re faced with a certain challenge, where do you go to seek an answer?

First you may ask friends and family but chances are you go online and do a search. I do!

If you don’t have an online presence, potential clients looking for a solution can’t find you.

The question is – where should you be online? Continue reading

Tools and Resources for Coaches: Computer Backup Systems

You likely have photographs and videos, important emails, digital products you’ve purchased, and perhaps even reports or products you’ve written that are all saved on your computer.

What if your computer was stolen, a casualty of flooding or fire, or just stopped working. I know firsthand that feeling of dread when you hear the grating sound that signals the impending death of your hard drive. A feeling that is amplified if you haven’t backed up your files!

A survey conducted by Harris Interactive found that only 10%* of computer users backup their files daily.

Do you backup? If so, do you backup often enough? How often is enough? Would your files be protected in all circumstances?

Only you can answer the first question. As for the rest… Continue reading

Becoming a Blogger

Becoming a blogger or adding a blog to your coaching site is easier than you think. You may have thought you’d like to create a blog but stopped yourself because you didn’t know where to start. Perhaps you’re a bit fearful of the technical aspects of setting up a blog.

To get started blogging you need to know how to create a blog and what to write about. You can access 10 video tutorials and a report below that shows you how.

Best part – they’re both free.

>> Blogging Tutorials and Roadmap

You can watch 10 video tutorials and learn the technical aspects of setting up a blog via the above link. The topics of these videos range from how to get a domain name and web host to choosing and installing WordPress themes and plugins. If any of that sounds foreign, don’t worry, the terms are explained in the videos.

While you’re there, remember to download the 60+ page report on becoming a blogger. You’ll learn:
– how to pick a topic for your blog;
– the 5 milestones for a successful blog; and
– 13 X-factors that will boost your blog traffic via social media.

I’ve watched all the videos and read the report more than once. They’re excellent.

Click Here to Watch the FREE Blogging Video Tutorials

Get started blogging!

P.S. Already blogging? Want one more free report on how to make money from your blog? It’s more advanced than the report and videos above and covers the types of blog posts you can make (including the infamous pillar article), ways to market your blog, and how to monetize your blog. Blog Profits Blueprint