Do people ever ask you for advice? Have you been through any unique experiences? Do you like helping people? Have you ever considered becoming a coach?
Today’s guest on the Art of Adventure podcast has been a location independent life coach since 1998, before it was cool to be a digital nomad. I sat down with him at his villa here in Bali to record an epic two part episode to go through all the steps to first become a coach (Part I) and then start making money while you sleep (part II).
David WoodÂ is the author of Get Paid For Who You AreÂ and at one point was ranked #1 on google for Life coaching, and has recently created the Coach MBA course to teach what he knows to new life coaches.
I this episode we will go through all the steps to getting your first clients as a coach! All you need is some structure – the intake forms, the coaching format, some preparation, and a few clients, and you have yourself a coaching career!
“Ask yourself, what have I done in my life that can help other people” – David Wood
“Everyone has a gift” – David Wood
“Coaching is not telling someone how to live their life, it’s asking the right questions” – David Wood
“If your life was 50% better, what would that look like?” – David Wood
What you will learn in this episode
-The steps to start coaching from any starting point
-How David became the number one ranked google result for “Life Coach”
-How to use free “life clarity sessions” to get new clients
-How to coach from anywhere in the world
-How to choose who you work with
-Why it is best to offer 6 – 12 month coaching packages
-Why you don’t need a coaching certification
-How to overcome doubt and imposter syndrome
-Why it is easier for people to invest in business coaching
-How to ask potential clients what they think they would get out of coaching, to let them sell themselves on coaching
Mentioned in this episode
David’s Coach MBA Program
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Did you enjoy the episode?
David is really good at laying out some real world examples based on my current business, did you think about who you might want to help?