20+ Years of Coaching: Here’s Our Best Advice!

No matter what level you’re at or what niche you’re in, you’ll make mistakes. It just means you’re human. And you can still run an amazing coaching business even when you make mistakes. All season on the Coach Pony podcast, Bobbi Palmer from Date Like a Grownup and I have taken trips down memory lane

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The #1 Social Media Mistake New Coaches Make

There are a frightening number of ways to make mistakes on social media. Today on the Coach Pony podcast, Bobbi Palmer from Date Like a Grownup joins me again to dish on where we’ve screwed up on social, so you don’t have to! We’ll take you back to a time before Instagram even existed let

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The Biggest Sales Mistake New Coaches Make

If you want to have a business, you have to make sales.  Otherwise, you’re just coaching people for free. If that’s your jam, cool! But if you’re here…then you probably want to make a living with your coaching. This is why Bobbi Palmer from Date Like a Grownup is here with me to talk about

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How Shiny Objects Slow Down Your Coaching Business

Ooh, shiny! Everyone gets distracted by something sparkly now and again. But shiny object syndrome can slow down your business…big time. Of course you want to chase that shiny new idea, but dividing your attention across too many projects and programs at once can lead to disaster. Whether it’s burning out after working umpteen hours

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Cringe-Worthy Mistakes That Kill Your Live Event

Live events have their rewards: When an event goes well, you get the satisfaction of being hands-on and seeing people make progress in real time. Not to mention that attendees learn and make connections with your work (yay!) and each other! Everyone wins! But when a live event goes badly, those mistakes can be hugely detrimental

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Business Mistakes That Lead to Firing a Client

We’ve all had clients we regret.  It’s almost a rite of passage for a coach (so yes, it’ll probably happen to you!). Maybe you saw the red flags from the beginning and ignored them because you really believed you could be the one to help them. Coaches want to help people! Or maybe it took

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Business Mistakes That Make For Sticky Situations

We all make mistakes in life. And as a coach, you’re going to make mistakes with your clients. You’re not perfect and your clients (usually) don’t expect you to be. But they will–consciously or not– take advantage of contract loopholes, poor enforcement, unclear terms and other not-so-fun ways to ask for services outside of what

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Business Mistakes That Kill Your Relationships

Do you ever worry about making mistakes in your coaching business? Of course, you do! Everyone makes mistakes. No matter what level you’re at– whether you hung up your shingle yesterday or you’ve been at this for years– mistakes are a normal part of moving your business forward. Welcome! And not only are they normal,

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