Ep107: Working with a career coach. Pt 2. How to get the right coach.

career coaching


In this episode, Mei Phing discusses why choosing a career coach requires considering their process, experience, and personality to ensure alignment with your values and goals.



00:00 🎬 Process: A career coach should have a clear and repeatable process to guide you towards your goals.

02:45 πŸ“š Experience: Look for a coach who has relevant experience at the level of career you are in.

06:09 🀝 Personality: It is important to feel comfortable and aligned with the coach’s personality and communication style.


Key Insights

00:00 🎬 The importance of a process: A coach without a clear process makes it difficult for clients to implement strategies or action plans.

02:45 πŸ“š Relevance of experience: A coach should have experience at the level of career you are in to provide effective strategies and methods.

06:09 🀝 Personal connection: Feeling comfortable and aligned with a coach’s personality is crucial for a successful coaching relationship.



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