Coaching


Three Invitations to Live Into Easter

Another Easter has come and gone. So how can our lives be different this year, post-Easter? Sunday, I attended the Easter Sunday service at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church. During worship, my friend Lance King, the Pastor of Chestnut Grove, delivered a sermon that is still resonating in my heart and my spirit. I want to share my takeaways from the […]


Guide to Purchasing Exoteric Liability Insurance 5

Hello, fellow Exoteric Coaches! As you know, we are required to carry liability insurance that provides $1M in coverage. You must also name Exoteric as an Additional Insured, and current members will have six months from March 1, 2017, to obtain get Liability Insurance. Linton Johnson suggested Lockton Affinity as a provider. Lockton Affinity, LLC 1-800-253-5486 P.O. Box 879610 Kansas […]


Build Trust by Asking Yourself to WAIT

“I don’t trust them and they don’t trust me,” a coaching client told me the other day. Trust, or more accurately, the lack of trust, seems to be one of the crucial challenges today, both in our work environments and in life. In conversations without trust, people tend not to listen to each other. Instead, they talk past one another, […]


How to Ace the ICF Coach Knowledge Assessment Exam (CKA) 17

I recently took the ICF’s Coach Knowledge Assessment exam (CKA). This online multiple-choice exam was part of the requirement for me to receive my Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential with the International Coaching Federation. Several of my fellow coaches are also taking the exam, and a frequently asked question is “How do I prepare for this? How do I ace it?” […]