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Professional Christian Coaching Today

Welcome to Professional Christian Coaching Today with Chris McCluskey and Kim Avery, a weekly podcast dedicated to informing, inspiring, and equipping Christians in the art and science of professional-grade Christian coaching. Along with cutting-edge content, you'll hear great interviews with guests such as Dan Miller, Michael Hyatt, Dr. Gary Collins, Kary Oberbrunner, Dr. Marilee Adams, Dr. Richard Swenson, C.J. Hayden and more. Our goal is to raise the standard in coaching and change the world.
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Now displaying: February, 2018
Feb 27, 2018

One of the most important things coaches bring about in sessions is clarity—what matters, what’s most important, what would be different if change occurs. Since clarity comes up over and over in coaching and is core to the work coaches do, Gary Wood joins us today to share and explain his ground-breaking Clarity & Momentum Model.

 

Learn:

 

  • How using the Clarity & Momentum Model can crystallize your client’s awareness

 

  • How to help clients move from overwhelm to achievement as they minimize burnout potential and zero in on the most important things

 

  • How to turn information into new knowledge and potential so your clients can move forward more effectively

 

About Gary Wood:

 

Gary Wood, PCC, CMCC, BCC has decades of experience and expertise in business, non-profit and ministry environments. Over that time he has played a respected role in training, developing and building into the lives of hundreds of leaders who make significant contributions worldwide.

Since 1998, through his professional coaching firm, G.E. Wood & Associates, Gary has worked with an international clientele of executives, leaders and professionals across a broad range of personal, professional and organizational concerns.

He is frequently retained to help individuals deal with burnout and by corporate, government, small business, nonprofit and ministry leaders to get clarity and find solutions to problems that are impacting progress on causes, projects and programs of importance.

Gary was the past President and Director of Christian Coaches Network International, a support and credentialing organization for professional Christian coaches, many of whom were trained at PCCI.

Gary is a designated Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through the International Coach Federation, a Board Certified Coach through the Center for Credentialing and Education, and a Certified Master Christian Coach through Christian Coaches Network.

Gary works from his office in the beautiful Muskoka region of Ontario, Canada. He is married to Alice who he fell for in Grade 8. Visit his website at www.gewood.com.

Learn more about Clarity & Momentum here: www.actionplanachiever.com

Get in touch with Gary Wood: www.gewood.com

 

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Feb 20, 2018

Focusing on clients’ strengths is a powerful strategy when it comes to helping them increase productivity and keep moving forward. In today’s podcast, we’ve got the information you need to begin incorporating strengths-based coaching into your next session.

Explore:

  • The science and art of strengths-based coaching so you can balance your knowledge and intuition, to maximize clients’ momentum
  • How strengths-based coaching differs from other approaches so you can understand how to leverage the techniques in your coaching sessions
  • Differences between a talent theme and a strength and what makes a strengths-approach more powerful than dealing with weaknesses
  • The scriptural basis for strengths-based coaching
  • How to integrate the core competencies of coaching with strengths-based coaching so you can maintain the integrity of your practice

 

About Brent O’Bannon

Brent O’Bannon is a PCC and the first GALLUP-Certified Strengths Coach in the world.

He coaches and champions leaders, entrepreneurs, and multi-million dollar companies to grow stronger, work smarter, and live richer with their strengths. 

Brent teaches the PCCI Strengths Based Coaching course and is a recent Amazon #1 best-selling author of Selling Strengths: A Little Book for Executive and Life Coaches About Using Your Strengths to Get Paying Clients.

Join his vision to champion strengths for global excellence at www.brentobannon.com & www.strengthschampion.com 

Take Brent’s free Breakthrough With Strengths online course here:

https://brentobannon.com/breakthrough-with-strengths/ 

 

Strengths-Based Coaching Class starts April 26, 2018. Learn more here: http://professionalchristiancoaching.com/strengths-based-coaching/

 

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Feb 13, 2018

Coaches work with clients to help them create positive changes—in relationships, careers, finances, self-care practices, and more. Often our clients have lots of energy when it comes to dreaming and designing the changes they want to make, but they begin to lose motivation when it comes to long term implementation. Today, we’ve got solutions to help you support your clients in making changes that last.

 

Discover:

  • 7 key forces for long-lasting change
  • Why quick rewards trump delayed rewards when it comes to change
  • 6 characteristics of communities that support change
  • Important principles to honor when going through change
  • Key neurohacks for faster change

 

Show Notes

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Feb 6, 2018

Are you in tune with how to provide ethical coaching? Setting the foundation for coaching relationships and for each coaching session needs to be the basis of your coaching practice. So whether you’re new to coaching or have been coaching for years, this is an important episode to help you stay in alignment with best practices.

 

We’ll cover:

  • Overview of the 4 sections of 11 Core Competencies of the International Coach Federation (ICF) so you’re familiar with the big picture
  • Ethics and risk management principles every coach needs to know
  • Raising the standard to ensure you follow the spirit of the law as well as the letter of the law

 

 

About Michael Marx

Michael J. Marx, MBA, EdD, PCC is a Professional Certified Coach specializing in business coaching and corporate consultation. A gifted teacher, Michael holds a BA from Oral Roberts University, an MBA from the University of Louisiana at Monroe, and an EdD in Adult Education from Regent University. His passion is adult learning and he serves on the faculties of Concordia University Wisconsin (teaching MBA International Business, and MBA International Finance), and the Professional Christian Coaching Institute (teaching Coaching Skills Mastery, and Ethics & Risk Management).

 

Irrepressibly adventurous, Michael and his wife Joy lived and worked in Europe for over two decades. More recently, they traveled the U.S. and Canada in an RV, operating their location-neutral businesses and coaching/teaching via internet video. A patch of the Rocky Mountains of Colorado is now called home. Their German golden retriever, DzAngel,dz writes a blog (in two languages!) about her family’s adventures at TravelsWithAngel.wordpress.com.

 

A strong advocate for professionalism in Christian coaching, Michael has served on the International Coach Federation Global Ethics & Standards committee and on the Ethics subcommittee for educating coaches on ethical practices. He currently serves as the leader of the ICF Global Community of Practice on Ethics. Additionally, he is the president of Christian Coaches Network International.

Michael is a sought-after subject matter expert. He often speaks and conducts workshops on trust building, coaching relationships, ethics, evidence-based coaching, and one-to-one (dyadic) learning. His hobbies include skiing and dog sledding. But his greatest joy comes from mentoring. Learn more about Michael at www.BlazingNewTrailsCoaching.com.

 

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