This book review is part of a series that covers the topic of Life Coaching, the practice of assisting clients to determine and achieve personal goals. A coach will use a variety of methods, tailored to the client, to move through the process of setting and reaching goals. Bruce D Schneider is the Official Guide to Life Coaching.

Co-Active Coaching: New Skills for Coaching People Toward Success in Work and, Life is a valuable resource for people interested in Life Coaching, and it is available through and Barnes & Noble.

T&D, March 2007
The book provides a recipe for the necessary ingredients to serve as a business coach.

Triangle Business Journal, April 13, 2007
New edition of this 1998 book, which ushered in the age of professional career coaching, can give you some ideas on how to help that budding executive blossom.

A newly revised edition of the book that helped define the coaching profession, Co-Active Coaching captures the essence of what it takes to design and maintain successful, collaborative, and empowering coaching relationships. The authors describe in detail their flexible and adaptive model-placing the client's agenda at the heart of the coaching partnership, define the skills required for success, provide dozens of sample coaching conversations, and a power-packed Coach's Toolkit of over 35 exercises, questionnaires, checklists, and forms to make these proven principles and techniques eminently practical and immediately actionable.

Author's Bio: 

This book review is part of a series that covers the topic of Life Coaching. The Official Guide to Life Coaching is Bruce D Schneider. Schneider is the founder of the world renowned iPEC Coach Training School, the author of Relax, You're Already Perfect and upcoming book Energy Leadership. He is the innovator of a groundbreaking theory of consciousness levels, the much-talked-about Energy Leadership Index assessment, and the creator of the transformational Core Energy Coaching Process(TM).

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