ICF Edmonton is happy to announce we are adapting our annual pro-bono coaching initiative to align with the ICF Foundation’s pro-bono initiative, Ignite.Read more
We heard loud and clear at our AGM that members want to learn from other experienced coaches in our Chapter.
One way to do this is to engage members to run workshops or speak at our local educational events.
So here we are! Asking for your interest in sharing your knowledge with our Chapter.
Submissions due April 15, 2019.Read more
ICF Edmonton and ICF Calgary are partnering for the second consecutive year to attend HR Undefined on April 10th and 11th in Edmonton. Representatives from both chapters will be on hand to promote ICF membership, share information on the coaching profession and provide mini coaching sessions to interested attendees. “We’ll be highlighting the benefits of coaching and what to lookRead more
Nominations are now open for two ICF awards programs: Circle of Distinction and Young Leader.Read more
My year as President has come and gone! It was eventful, full of learning, insight, challenges and growth. All that any new venture should be. And like the work we all do with our coaching clients it helped push me out of my comfort zone on more than one occasion and hopefully made me a better person and professional. WhenRead more
All of us can probably identify a scenario where an all-star leader seems to have plateaued. They have shown early promise. They have taken on series of challenging assignments and knocked those opportunities out of the park. They seemed destined for even greater success down the road. Mysteriously, however, something seems to have gone amiss. The energy and drive that characterizedRead more
In my work as a Professional Coach I sometimes find that when I, to use a coaching metaphor, “hold up a mirror to my client” I see myself reflected in it as well. In the course of a Coaching Conversation about choices and decision making I asked my client “If you choose this path, what are you saying ‘No’ to?”Read more
Hello ICF Edmonton Chapter – the ICF EC Board will be reaching out through blog posts over the summer. Let us know what you’re interested in hearing about. Email one of the Board members with your topic of interest! Be Personal; Don’t Take it Personally Owning my own business and working for myself means accepting most things don’t go myRead more
Edmonton coaches, We are more than half way through March! I’m behind on my messages to Chapter membership! Getting to be nearly a quarter through my year as President! It’s been a busy year so far with more to come. February itself proved to be the month of Intelligence. Our own chapter members Sam Nguyen and Lori Lacey got usRead more
Edmonton coaches, Last month I started to articulate a vision for what the Chapter executive hopes to deliver on for the coming year. Well, January is now already behind us and we have continued to move strongly forward on building on the success of last year. Please take the time to check out a couple of events that we areRead more
Edmonton coaches, This post represents what I plan to be many over the course of this year in my role as President for ICF Edmonton. I am pleased and honoured, along with your slate of Board Directors, to represent our profession for 2018.Read more
Edmonton coaches, This will be my final post as President of the Board of Directors, ICF Edmonton. I have been both happy and honoured to serve as a Chapter leader in 2015, as your President in 2016, and as a continued contributor in 2017 as your Past President.Read more
Recently we performed a survey of our membership and here are the results. 2016 ICF Edmonton Membership SurveyRead more
Fellow coaches, I sincerely hope the summer was both productive and relaxing for you. Is it possible to achieve both?Read more
July 20, 2016 Fellow coaches, Last month’s chapter workshop (“Building Trust in Coaching Relationships”) presented by educator, speaker and master executive coach Alana Peters was fantastic and a great way to kick off our summer break. We had a strong turnout and not only was the session informative and provided new tools with which to approach our work as coaches,Read more