The most useful, and often most overlooked, parts of the training process are the coach-client overviews. Reviewing your coaching and receiving feedback from a mentor is priceless. Most coaches admit to being nervous about completing their overviews at first, but they rave about the experience after and appreciate the learning experience.
There are a number of reasons why reviewing your coaching with a mentor coach is useful, but here are just a few:
During each of your coach-client overviews, you and your trainer will listen together to your recording via phone. You will need to complete four overviews throughout your training, at weeks 6, 12, 18, and 24. The due dates for each overview are spread out so that you can incorporate the feedback you get from your overviews into your next life coaching sessions. This process will help you break habits that are not useful and hone those that are working well. The following steps are helpful when planning and preparing for you overviews: