Coach Life

Become a BUSINESS Coach Specialist

Help businesses & entrepreneurs start, develop & grow.

Business coaching can take many forms such as coaching NGO's or social entrepreneurs to small family businesses. It is an area where previous experience in business is an advantage and it includes dozens of coaching niches. Some of these are:

  • Marketing coaching
  • Sales coaching
  • Social media coaching
  • Entrepreneur coaching
  • NGO coaching
  • Creativity coaching
  • Heart centered business coaching
  • Small business coaching

Interview with Business Coach, Rebecca McFarlaine

Rebecca’s mission and purpose is to support, empower, and develop as many Do-Gooders as possible, so that together we can change the model of what it means to be a successful in the world. Listen to interview


Who Will You Coach?

Business coaches work with clients in a range of settings, some in face to face meetings but many via phone coaching. This means you are unlimited in your client possibilities - you can coach clients from all over the world. You can also be located anywhere in the world and take your business with you as you travel. Business coaching is an incredibly flexible, rewarding career.

As a business coach you will work with people on a range of issues but no matter what  coaching niche you choose you will most likely be working with clients on some of the following issues:

  • aligning business & personal goals
  • developing business strategy
  • managing business growth
  • work/life balance issues
  • prioritising and time management

Linking Theory with Practice

We believe in a strong connection between theory and practice at ICA.  So, in addition to the coach training modules and teleclassses and we have built in the opportunity for our students to connect with currently practicing professionals via Coaching Speciality Labs.

  • Life Stage Coaching
  • Relationship Coaching
  • Career & Transition Coaching
  • Work/Life Balance Coaching

... the list is endless

  • Youth & Parent Coaching
  • Cross Cultural Coaching
  • Expat Coaching
  • Finance Coach

Interview with Networking Coach, Don Talbert

Don started out as a Financial Advisor. The primary method of getting new clients was cold calling on the telephone. As it became more difficult to reach people over the phone, he began to explore alternative prospecting methods. Read more


What Sort of Coach Will You Be?

Before you hang out your shingle as a coach, we highly recommend you spend time working out what sort of coach you will be, who your clients will be and how you will connect with them.  As part of ICA's Coach Training we support you with all these things.  Some students begin their studies and develop this along the way, while others already have an idea that they they further develop during their training.  By the time each student graduates they are 'coach ready' with their own coaching model, niche and power tool.  Find out more about how niching can support you to get clients