Marketing Coaching: 3 Common Pitfalls to Avoid

Marketing coaching is probably the hardest thing about building an online coaching business. Once you have your coaching certification and you’re on your own, it can be really hard to find the right strategy to help you start from scratch.

Most business coaches online work with coaches in every stage of business but have forgotten how hard it is to start with zero resources and little online marketing knowledge.

It can be discouraging to try everyone’s strategies and not see them work for you – but it’s not your fault.

It happens because the strategies they’re selling are not right for your business stage…. Here’s are 3 pitfalls and how to tackle them for success:

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CRM for Coaches: 7 Top Tools and Strategies for 2022

The acronym CRM means Customer Relationship Management system. It is a list of names and contacts and info about each client. It acts as a repository for your prospect and client information.

It’s therefore a place where you log and monitor prospects, discovery calls, sales, client onboarding, client progress, and any follow-up required during any of these stages of your client lifecycle.

How do I pick the right CRM for Coaches?

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Marketing for coaches: The Definitive Guide [for 2022 and beyond]

Marketing for coaching can include a number of strategies, depending on whether you’re seeing clients face-to-face, online, or both.

Most coaches use networking and social media as their main marketing mediums, however, there are many more ways to save time, build more effective lead generation and book a lot of clients.

These strategies include content marketing, SEO, referral leveraging, and much more… Read More

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How to have a great coaching discovery call

Knowing how to conduct a discovery call is crucial to any coach’s business. Whether you’re recruiting for 1:1 or your group coaching, closing more calls means a more stable, cashflow positive business.
Here are 7 steps to help you hold a great coaching discovery call and close more clients:

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Pre coaching questionnaire: How to create your own + template

Before you start creating your pre-coaching or onboarding questionnaire you need to be clear about the purpose. The function of the questionnaire and how it will support your coaching, prepare the client and help you collect important data for your business is key to its design.

A coaching questionnaire can have many functions, here are the 4 most important ones…

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6 things your coaching contract must have in 2022 [+ coaching agreement template]

There are many ways to protect your coaching business like taking prepayment and vetting your clients, but nothing will keep you safer than your own coaching contract.

Of course, there is no one-size-fits-all, coaches working in different industries and different countries may have to abide by different laws however, the basics stay the same. Having a contract with clear terms and conditions will in itself already reduce the amount of client trouble you might have.

You always want to run your contract by a professional business attorney/lawyer however, you can save yourself some time and money by putting together your own draft using the tips below:

Here are 6 things you need to think about before using our coaching agreement template in 2021:

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Time management for coaches

Time is money – this is especially true for coaches.

Effective time management for coaches is important from the very first day of your business. Especially if you have no hires yet, your time management is key to productivity, profit, and survival.

Many become online coaches because they seek a better work-life balance – you can only have this if you manage your time effectively.

As a coach, your time management will dictate how much money you make and how quickly you grow. It’s that balance between marketing activities, working in your business with clients, and working on your business that will slow you down or speed things up.

Here are 5 simple ways to ensure you’re making the most of your time in your business:

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