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Become a Career Coach
Get Paid to Help People
Achieve Career Success
Imagine having a high paying career coaching people to achieve success in their careers. As a career coach you can have your own dream career by helping other people discover and get hired for theirs.
When you become a career coach, you will get paid to provide career coaching services to people who are seeking employment in fields such as the arts, business, education, health care, hospitality, law enforcement, technology, or other industries.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor's Current Population Survey, the average person will hold between 7 and 10 jobs over the course of their lifetime. That means plenty of opportunities for those who become a career counselor or career coach.

When you become a career coach, you will have an interesting, flexible, and rewarding career helping people set and achieve goals for finding a new job or getting started in a new career.

You can help clients explore career choices, or coach them through the process of applying for jobs and preparing for interviews.

As a career coach you could also get paid to provide additional services such as writing resumes, leading career training programs, or providing outplacement services for corporations.

When you become a career coach, you might choose to work with job-seekers and career changers of all ages and backgrounds, or you could specialize in providing career coaching services to particular types of people, including:

  • Career changers
  • Culturally diverse populations 
  • Disadvantaged populations
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Entry-level workers
  • Mature workers
  • Military (veterans or their family members)
  • Senior-level executives
  • Unemployed workers
  • Women (e.g. moms returning to the workforce, women executives, or women in nontraditional careers)
If you start your own career coaching business you will have the freedom of choosing the types of clients and career coaching you want to do. As the owner of a career coaching business, you can also enjoy the financial rewards of being your own boss.

For example, if you work with career changers at the executive level you could earn $150 or more per hour. (A recent study from the International Coaching Federation found career coaches earned an average fee of over $160 per hour.) Some career coaches also get paid thousands of dollars a day to lead training programs.

As long as you have the desire, you can become a career coach. No special education is necessary to get started in career coaching and succeed. (Unlike becoming a licensed career counselor which has strict requirements including post-secondary education.) While it may take years to become a career counselor, you can start career coaching and become a career coach immediately.

If you would like to be paid to coach job-seekers and career changers, the FabJob Guide to Become a Career Coach is for you! In this e-book you will discover how you can get started and succeed in a rewarding career as a career coach. 

Guide author Jennifer Fishberg holds a Master's degree in counseling psychology from Rutgers University, where she was a graduate intern for the Career Services office, counseling students and alumni on a variety of career development issues including job search strategies, interviewing, and resume writing.

In this guide she shares with you insider tips and expert advice from 17 successful career coaches, career counselors, and other experts to help you become a career coach. The guide covers topics of vital importance to anyone who wants to become a career coach including:

How to Do Career Coaching

  • Getting ready to do career coaching
    • The skills you will need as a career coach, and how to develop them
    • How to quickly get practical experience to build up your career coaching credentials 
    • How to find a career coaching mentor
  • Step-by-step overview of the career coaching process
  • What to do during the initial consultation with a career coaching client (includes a sample client form to identify career goals and priorities)
  • Establishing the coach/client relationship
  • The career exploration process, including:
    • Using career assessments (plus where to get free assessments you can use with your coaching clients)
    • Helping clients make career decisions
    • Helping clients conduct a targeted job search
    • Information to help clients find unadvertised jobs or create a job
    • Preparing your clients for interviews
    • Helping clients evaluate a job offer
  • Career coaching techniques, including:
    • Asking questions (includes a list of sample questions to ask career coaching clients)
    • Listening and responding
    • Role-playing to practice interview skills (includes sample interview questions and answers)
  • How to help your clients create a career action plan
  • Homework assignments you can give your career coaching clients
  • How to provide outplacement services for corporations
  • Providing resume writing and cover letter writing services
  • Ways to deliver your career coaching services (in-person, telephone, online, group coaching)

Starting Your Own Career Coaching Business
  • How to start a part-time or full-time career coaching business for little or no money
  • Information about business matters affecting career coaches including insurance, licenses, legal structures, etc.
  • Items to include in your business plan
  • Choosing a name for your career coaching business
  • How to set up an office for your career coaching business
  • Sources of start-up financing if you want to spend more on your consulting business (e.g. leasing an office instead of working from home)
  • Pricing your career coaching services (including typical coaching fees for individual and corporate clients):
    • How to set your hourly rate
    • Rates for individual clients
    • Charging for coaching packages
    • Fees for resume writing
    • Group coaching fees
    • Fees for outplacement services
    • Fees for training programs
    • Ways to ensure you get paid
    • How to invoice corporate clients (includes a sample invoice)
  • What to include in a client contract or agreement 
  • How to select strategic partners
  • Finding potential clients for your career coaching business

  • How to market your career coaching services effectively through
    • Advertising
    • Networking
    • Speaking and seminars
    • Free promotional opportunities
  • Getting clients to refer new clients to your career coaching business
  • What you need to know about preparing proposals for corporate career coaching work
  • Helpful samples for your career coaching business (sample contracts, sample invoice, and more) 
PLUS, you will discover:
  • How to be certified as a professional career coach
  • Advice for handling diffficult career coaching situations 
  • Valuable resources (including the top professional associations for career coaches)
  • Information about career counseling programs (in case you want to become a career counselor in the future)
  • Samples of what you need to launch your career coaching business, including:
    • List of sample questions to ask clients during a career coaching session
    • Sample career coaching client intake form
    • Sample career coaching priorities checklist 
    • Sample decision-making worksheet
    • Sample career coaching action plan
    • Sample interview questions for role-playing
    • Sample homework assignments to give your career coaching clients
    • Sample cover letter
    • Sample fees for career coaching services
    • Samples of marketing materials
    • Sample script for contacting corporate clients
    • Sample invoice
    • Sample contracts for individual and corporate coaching clients
  • Links to templates for creating business stationery and marketing materials
  • And much more! (including free updates)
You can have all this and more for an incredible price. People pay hundreds of dollars for career coaching training programs. The FabJob Guide to Become a Career Coach contains some of the best business advice you could get from other sources, plus much more.

It can save you many hours of research, help you avoid  costly mistakes, and give you information you need to become a career coach. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, competition is expected to remain keen in the consulting industry through the year 2016. So your investment in this guide can help give you a competitive edge to become a career coach.

This guide has been selling for $39.95 U.S. for an e-book alone. SPECIAL OFFER: If you buy the career coach guide today, Saturday, April 19, 2014 you can have this valuable insider information for the incredible price of only $29.97. You will earn back much more than the price of the guide with your next career coaching job. And this guide can help you get hired as a career coach or start your own career coaching business much more quickly and cost-effectively.

If you believe you deserve to have the career of your dreams, this guide is for you. It gives you what you need to know to become a career coach.

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"The FabJob Guide to Become a Career Coach will teach you the fundamentals of career coaching and starting your own career coaching business. There are chapters devoted to developing your career coaching skills, getting hired as a career coach, and starting your own career coaching business, along with advice and insider tips from professionals in the career coaching industry to help you become a career coach and succeed in your new business as a career coach."
- Brenna Pearce, Editor

"An incredible career coach is one who does not design a path based simply on a person's major or previous job titles. Instead, the truly savvy coach delves deep into a person's skills set to uncover passions or skills that may not be reflected on a resume."
- Farrah Parker, Workforce Development Analyst, City of Los Angeles

"Make friends with other career coaches. There will always be more people who need career coaches than there will ever be coaches to partner with all of them. So if you see fellow career coaches as competition, drop that limiting belief now!"
- Alexia Vernon, 
Catalyst for Action

Farrah and Alexia are two of the career experts who give advice in this FabJob guide

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"It's been a while that I've been thinking about starting a career coaching business. This guide gave me all the practical information I needed to be confident that I can succeed in that route. And believe it or not the day I purchased the ebook I received an offer from the leading employment website in my country to develop a proposal on career coaching services. With the guide my dreams are now a reality."
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Port-au-Prince, Haiti


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