Helping Others Help Themselves: 4 Expert Tips on How to Start a Successful Coaching Business


Coaching can take many forms—life, executive, career, skills—but all share the same mission: to help people unlock answers. As human beings, we are often the biggest block to ourselves and our progress, unable to realize our potential without someone else shining a light on it. The result is that coaching businesses have been booming.

In the professional sphere, one survey found that almost one in six entrepreneurs were using business coaches for self-improvement. The life coaching market in the U.S. alone is worth $1 billion. While there is high demand for coaching, newcomers hoping to get traction in the industry are heavily dependent on establishing a reputation and starting new conversations around wellbeing, critical thinking, and positive action. Unlocking that

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4 Expert Tips to Create the Perfect Investor Pitch for Your New Business

When it comes to pitching, the odds often seem stacked against startups. Investors reportedly look at pitch decks for only 3 minutes and 44 seconds, and for every 1,000 pitches an investor hears, they only fund 100 companies. But investors aren’t in short supply, so there has to be another reason why the window of opportunity is so slim. What if the problem is how founders are telling their startup story?



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Think back to when you were a kid. What were the stories that engaged you most? Had you sat upright on your bed, wide eyed, and pleading for your parents to keep reading? Probably the ones that had a strong main character, a detailed background, and were just short enough to get your full attention. In many ways, the best investor pitches have the same traits. 

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Here’s how to create the perfect

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4 Expert Tips on How to Start a Successful Coaching Business

Coaching can take many forms—life, executive, career, skills—but all share the same mission: to help people unlock answers. As human beings, we are often the biggest block to ourselves and our progress, unable to realize our potential without someone else shining a light on it. The result is that coaching businesses have been booming.



a man and a woman sitting at a desk


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In the professional sphere, one survey found that almost one in six entrepreneurs were using business coaches for self-improvement. The life coaching market in the U.S. alone is worth $1 billion. While there is high demand for coaching, newcomers hoping to get traction in the industry are heavily dependent on establishing a reputation and starting new conversations around wellbeing, critical thinking, and positive action. Unlocking that uniqueness is a bold endeavor in a highly-saturated business.

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Nonetheless, the coaching landscape is constantly in motion, and there is always potential for

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3D Visualization and Furniture Industry Expert, John ‘JT’ Thompson Joins DreamView as Senior Director, Enterprise Business Development

NOVATO, Calif., Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — DreamView, a world leader in the creation of photoreal 3D CGI representations of products for marketing and eCommerce, proudly announces the hiring of John “JT” Thompson. In his role as Sr. Director, Enterprise Business Development, JT will be an invaluable resource for helping retailers and manufacturers streamline asset development by leveraging DreamView’s remarkable 3D services and platform.

Thompson will report to VP of Sales, Kevin Varieur, who joined DreamView in May to help improve revenue-generating operations, expand into new industries, and position the company as an outstanding partner for clients seeking to evolve their 3D content strategy.

“We believe JT is at the top of a short list of experts who understand the 3D landscape and the challenges faced by enterprise retail and manufacturing executives seeking to adopt these technologies in a meaningful way,” said Varieur. “We’re excited to

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Finance Transformation Expert Stephen Denman Joins MorganFranklin Consulting

Experienced finance leader joins firm’s Atlanta, GA office as Managing Director

MorganFranklin Consulting, a leading finance and technology advisory firm that specializes in solving complex transformational challenges for its clients, today announced the addition of Stephen Denman as a Managing Director.

Denman is an expert in solving complex transformational challenges facing today’s CFOs, CAOs, and CIOs. For more than 25 years, he has led high-performing teams through transformative finance and operational initiatives, including target operating model implementations, organization redesigns, service delivery model optimizations, ERP implementations, financial close acceleration, and re-engineering processes such as Procure to Pay, Order to Cash, Record to Report, and Plan to Perform. Stephen brings depth of knowledge from performed roles as a CFO and finance leader in combination with perspectives from over 15 years working for global consulting organizations.

“Steve’s client-focused approach and experiences leading large scale finance transformations and driving strategic initiatives at his clients

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