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One year later – How a coaching certification course changed my life

One year later – How a coaching certification course changed my life

Almost exactly a year ago I took my first coaching certification course and I can honestly say that it changed my life on many levels. In addition to learning a new skill and getting connected with like-minded people, I got sparkle for doing coaching for real and to turn it into a profession.

Since some of you might be considering in adding coaching to your skillset or even making it as a profession, I wanted to share my experiences and thoughts about my coaching certification now one year later.

6 Characteristics of a Valuable Feedback Giver

6 Characteristics of a Valuable Feedback Giver

Collecting feedback is one of the most crucial steps in evaluating and developing new ideas. Still, not all feedback is trustworthy or useful. Everyone evaluates the idea from his or her own perspective and has different beliefs, emotions, and opinions regarding it. That is why you want to ask for feedback from several people that have the capability to push you forward. But how do you recognize the right kind of people that can bring value with their opinions? Here is a list of six characteristics you should take into consideration: