SEARCH  
FAQs About Coaching
Nature & Scope of Coaching
Find a Coach
Executive Coaching Summit
Marketing Basics for
New Coaches
Credentialing (ICF
Certification)
Coach Training Schools
Why Hire an ICF
Credentialed Coach
Consumer's Guide to
Hiring a Coach
Coaching Research

About Coaching

Professional coaches provide an ongoing partnership designed to help clients produce fulfilling results in their personal and professional lives. Coaches help people improve their performances and enhance the quality of their lives.

Coaches are trained to listen, to observe and to customize their approach to individual client needs. They seek to elicit solutions and strategies from the client; they believe the client is naturally creative and resourceful. The coach's job is to provide support to enhance the skills, resources, and creativity that the client already has.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

© Copyright 2005 ICF | Legal and Privacy Information
About Coaching | About ICF | For Our Member Coaches | Become a Member | Press Room | Conference Information
Training Organizations | Coach Referral Service | ICF Credentialing | Virtual Community | ICF Home

International Coach Federation ®
2365 Harrodsburg Rd, Suite A325, Lexington, KY 40504
Phone: 888-423-3131, 859-219-3580 | Fax: 888-329-2423, 859-226-4411
Email: customerservice[at]coachfederation.org