Maybe the best answer is this list of 15 Proficiencies detailed by Thomas Leonard, a visionary and forerunner in life coaching. It’s easy to see, now, how one is inspired and supported to grow in this kind of relationship!
o Engage in Provocative Conversations
o Reveals the Client to Themselves
o Elicits Greatness
o Enjoys the Client Immensely
o Expands the Clients Best Efforts
o Navigates Via Curiosity
o Recognizes the Perfection In Every Situation
o Hones In On What Is Most Important
o Communicates Cleanly
o Shares What Is There
o Champions the Client
o Enters New Territories
o Relishes Truth
o Designs Supportive Environments
o Respects the Client’s Humanity
I was privileged and incredibly blessed to have been present when these were introduced at an international conference shortly after Thomas’ unforeseen, sudden death. He was 43 … and left a legacy every coach has connected with sometime in their career… some of us, more personally and deeply than others.
Continue to grow your greatness, everyone. Find a life coach and meet with them regularly.
Phone, Skype, Walk-n-Talks, In-person. … Monthly, weekly, bi-weekly, day-long excursions …
A dialog with a partner like this is a powerful, spirit-lifting, life-fueling encounter of a wonderful kind. (I know because coaches have coaches. … and my clients tell me this too…)
If this resonates, and working together sounds most delightful and wonderful, let’s find a way to work together. More
Love and light, and Live what you love. – Anne