Talking about Coaching

How do I deal with a coaching client who comes to the session with no agenda?

November 07, 2019 Yannick Jacob, Siawash Zahmat & Nicki Drab Season 1 Episode 3
Talking about Coaching
How do I deal with a coaching client who comes to the session with no agenda?
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Talking about Coaching
How do I deal with a coaching client who comes to the session with no agenda?
Nov 07, 2019 Season 1 Episode 3
Yannick Jacob, Siawash Zahmat & Nicki Drab

In this episode we consider some different approaches for coaching a client who comes to their first coaching session with no agenda, no goal and perhaps no real hunger to work on themselves. 

Especially when you're starting out as a coach and your fees are relatively low or perhaps you coach pro bono as part of your training, this is a common issue for life coaches.

Coaches in organisations also face this issue often as the client in the room is not paying for the service and so they can be less committed to the process. 


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Show Notes

In this episode we consider some different approaches for coaching a client who comes to their first coaching session with no agenda, no goal and perhaps no real hunger to work on themselves. 

Especially when you're starting out as a coach and your fees are relatively low or perhaps you coach pro bono as part of your training, this is a common issue for life coaches.

Coaches in organisations also face this issue often as the client in the room is not paying for the service and so they can be less committed to the process. 


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- Send us your question: http://bit.ly/talkingaboutcoaching
- Sign up to our mailing list (no spam, no sales, just a quick shout about new episodes): https://mailchi.mp/afc10fc74492/talkingaboutcoaching
- Listen to episodes: http://talkingaboutcoaching.buzzsprout.com/
- Like our Facebook page: http://fb.me/TalkingAboutCoaching
- Join our Facebook community: https://www.facebook.com/groups/3023068731067611/
- Support us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/talkingaboutcoaching

Support the show (https://www.patreon.com/talkingaboutcoaching)