Business Building Planning

Location, Location, Location! Where will you deliver services?

Coaches have many different options for providing services to their clients and you’re not limited to just one. The two main service categories are in-person or distance coaching. Services that you provide in-person require a physical location such as an office, conference room, or venue where you will interact with clients face to face. TheContinue Reading “Location, Location, Location! Where will you deliver services?”

Business Building Planning

Envision Your Business: Brainstorming the Future

What is your vision for your business? The very first thing you should do before getting into the many details and decisions required to make your vision a reality is to figure out what your vision for your business is! Consider your past work experiences and make a list of what you loved, what leftContinue Reading “Envision Your Business: Brainstorming the Future”

Business Building Business Plan Planning

How to choose a Business Structure

One of the first things you need to consider is what legal structure your business will have, which will have an impact on how you pay taxes to the state and the federal government and your liability. There are several options each with benefits and difficulties. It is always best to consult with a lawyerContinue Reading “How to choose a Business Structure”

Business Building

Setting Yourself up For Success

There are three steps to building a business: Starting, Refining, and Growing! When you are getting started it is important to make decisions and take action and that can be very intimidating when you are stepping into the unknown. Creating something new is an experimental process in the beginning so it is important to give yourself someContinue Reading “Setting Yourself up For Success”

Training

What training do I need to be a Life Coach?

Life Coaching Credentials and Specialization Life coaching, as of this writing, is not a regulated profession in most places. There are no required training, educational requirements, or tests for you to take. That being said it is always a good idea to get training to prepare you for the job ahead and protect your clients.Continue Reading “What training do I need to be a Life Coach?”

Introduction

So you want to start a life coaching business.

There are many resources available to help you become a life coach and many resources to help you start a business, but few that teach you how to start a life coaching business that fits you. The point of this blog is to walk you through the process step-by-step, help you explore your options, andContinue Reading “So you want to start a life coaching business.”