Jackie’s Wellness Coaching Wednesday Weigh In- April 28th, 2010

Sometimes the coach in me comes out at the most surprising moments. Like last night, when my son asked me for advice (can you believe it?) on choosing a university. We’re down to crunch-time – the last two days before decisions have to be made, acceptances tendered and deposti checks written. So what’s a mother to do? I put on my coach hat, and asked questions.

That’s what we coaches do – we help the client find their own answers by asking questions designed to un-complicate even the most complex decisions. It felt really good to take myself and my feelings out of the picture and focus on guiding him toward his own priorities.

Secretly, I have my fingers crossed and am hoping…