What Questions do I ask a prospective Coach?

What Questions do I ask a prospective Coach?

  • What is your coaching experience (number of individuals coached, years of experience, types of coaching situations, etc.)?
  • What is your coach-specific training (enrolled in an ICF approved training program, other coach-specific training, etc.)?
  • Do you hold any graduate degrees in Organizational Behavior or Development
  • What is your coaching specialty or areas in which you most often work?
  • What types of businesses do you work with most often? And, at what levels (executives, upper management, middle management, etc.)?
  • What is your philosophy about coaching?
  • What types of assessments are you certified to deliver?
  • What are some of your coaching success stories (specific examples of individuals who have succeeded as a result of coaching)?
  • Are you a member of ICF? Do you hold an ICF Credential?