COMPARISON DOESN’T NEED TO BRING YOU DOWN

One thing I have noticed a lot of coaches doing including clients of mine is to compare themselves with other coaches and then make up a story to beat themselves up. They may think, well John just posted that he signed up a new client today and I haven’t signed up a new client in months. I’m a rubbish coach or I can’t do this. Perhaps they look at another coach who has released a book and think, I could never do that or I’ve Continue reading →

CREATING A COACHING PRACTICE DOESN’T NEED TO FEEL LIKE A HERCULEAN FEAT

I know when I set out on this journey to be a professional coach, I had no idea how I was going to do it and what it would involve. I did know that some coaches were making money from coaching so it was possible.However, as the first few months went by it looked more and more difficult and less and less likely that I would ever be able to do this work full-time. One thing that my coach helped me with was to simply Continue reading →

Tips For the Book-Writing Process and Fine-Tuning Your Message and Movement

 Listen in to this interview between publisher Ben Allen and coach Ankush Jain about writing a book. Note that this was recorded before Ankush’s book was published. In this interview we discuss: How to move through the initial stages of the book-writing process Tips for capturing the fleeting inspirations for your book, and making writing solid progress Dealing with your inner critic during the writing process Evaluating what to keep and what to eliminate in your book Getting valuable feedback from a team of Continue reading →

Business Podcast Series Ep.19 – How to Deal with Bullies in the Workplace and Not Become One Yourself

How to Deal with Bullies in the Workplace and Not Become One Yourself In this episode, Ankush speaks with social entrepreneur, business coach and consultant Jacquie Forde. Some of what they discuss include: – Learn how to see situations more impersonally – Looking at bullying from the perspective of both the employees and the managers – A case study of a client Jacquie worked with who felt bullied by his boss You can also listen to this podcast and all the episodes in the series Continue reading →

Business Series Podcast Ep.20 – The Invisible Factors Behind Effective Leadership with Dr. George Pransky

The Invisible Factors Behind Effective Leadership In this episode, Ankush speaks a pioneer of taking state of mind into business, Dr George Pransky. Some of what they discuss include: – Visible vs Invisible factors behind effective leadership – How does this apply across different industries – How to tap into this hidden factor as a leader – A case study of a client Dr. Pransky worked with You can also listen to this podcast and all the episodes in the series via iTunes: iTunes or Stitcher: Stitcher Continue reading →