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Career Coaching 101: My Answers to 5 Common Career Coaching Questions.

My work enables me to help clients with lots of different challenges in their careers. Here are answers to five career coaching questions people regularly seek help with. My goal with this article is to help you decide the best way for you to move forward, which may include working with a career coach. I’m …

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The Impact of COVID-19 on Jobs in Manchester: My Home City. A Career Coach’s Perspective

What should I do next with my career? This is a question I hear all the time as a career coach. Especially due to the volatility of the employment market since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. As an online career coach, I work with people across the UK and further afield. However the outlook …

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8 Top LinkedIn Profile Tips I Give My Career Coaching Clients

When plotting your next career move, making sure your LinkedIn profile is in good shape is vital. It’s an area I commonly cover with my career coaching clients, including those plotting a career change. LinkedIn is one of the most powerful tools at your disposal in looking for your next job role. Despite this, a …

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How to Use Your Time Well During the Coronavirus Crisis

Many people are finding they have more time on their hands during the coronavirus pandemic. Here are 7 tips for how to make the best use of your time and take care of your wellbeing while life feels so different and uncertain. We are all aware of the vast impact coronavirus has had on everyone’s …

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Chris Cooper Flies Flag for UK at International Gay Coaches Conference

Chris Cooper will be in New York this week for the 8th International Gay Coaches Conference, the biggest gathering of gay life coach and the other coaches in the world. Chris Cooper, who is based in Manchester, will be the only British coach present after receiving a special invite to attend and speak at this …

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NLP Coaching: 5 Ways NLP Can Help You Achieve Your Career Goals

An increasing number of people are recognising the benefits of NLP in helping them achieve their career goals. More and more are people are seeking out and applying to work with NLP Practitioners. Often this is because friends tell them that NLP will help to ‘fix’ the situation they are in. They don’t necessarily know …

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Change Your Perspective: 5 Belief Shifts to Amplify Your Career Potential

Is your view of the world limiting your happiness and career potential? Here’s 5 hacks to see things more clearly (and kindly). This may not be something you’ve ever thought about before. How your sub-conscious beliefs about the world govern each moment of every single day. Whether or not you believe it right now, just …

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If You’re Not Happy with Your Career, Make a Change

Work is something we spend so much of our time doing. That means it’s important to feel happy, or at least satisfied with your career. If you don’t like what you do, there’s a good chance this will lead to negative consequences affecting not only your work, but other parts of your life too. The …

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Get Things Done: 6 Causes of Task Procrastination – and How to Beat It

Procrastination is the biggest killer of productivity. It saps energy, drains your motivation and stops you getting things done. Instead of moving forward, you’re stuck in the same place – unable to get to where you want to be. There are two types of procrastination – one affects the overall pattern of your life, and …

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