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Weightloss Transformation
4.9
from 60 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 130 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Zac A.
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I trained with Patrick for just over 2 years and made great progress in my weight loss. Patrick is a motivator and always kept me in check. If you have the will to make a change in your lifestyle and need a great coach, trainer and friend - look Patrick up and schedule a time to meet. You will not be disappointed.

Donohue Life Coaching
4.9
from 51 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 121 hires on Thumbtack
Tiffany C.
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Coach P is great ! I was having a really hard time mentally and not knowing what I really wanted to do with my life. Coach P helped me set daily and weekly goals for myself and he his always motivating me on a daily basis. I have grown so much within the last couple of months . Coach P is definitely the coach who can help you achieve your goals and help you grow and move forward and get unstuck.

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Silver Star Reiki
5.0
from 42 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 74 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Av L.
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A massive heartfelt thanks to the beautiful Astera for helping me on my Journey.. I am a very spiritual person and have been for many years. I am a Reiki practitioner, I meditate on a regular basis and I am very much in touch my my feelings and intuition. Despite my focus on the positives in life, I was noticing a pattern of negative people in my life who either lied to me/stole from me/attacked me on a spiritual level/hurt me. It was only after I had soul detection with Astera, where the blocks that were placed on me on a deeper level were founds and removed, that I felt a whole new magical energy inside. Things then began to flow better, I started to attract better people and circumstances. I have had many healing sessions with many practitioners in the past but this has to be the most effective one and permanent. Whereas the effects of other healing energies seem to only be temporary. Astera is so gifted and talented at what she does. She is very intuitive and has a wealth of knowledge that can help anyone. Thank you Astera xx

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360FIT, LLC
5.0
from 41 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 56 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kathy F.
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I was never sure that a personal trainer would be right for me. They can be intimidating and I wasn't crazy about intimidating gym equipment and costly gym memberships. But 360 Fit and Andrew have been a life changer for me!! Very very reasonably priced. And He knows the right dose of challenge based on individual fitness level and keeps it so I want to come back!! I look forward to my workouts!!! As a mom of an almost 3 year old and a 4 year old it had been years since I'd worked out and I wanted my health back but I just couldn't get motivated. After one workout with Andrew I felt super challenged but not defeated. And I had felt amazing results in just the first month. I am 3 months in now and have never felt stronger in my life even with past workout plans. I love the way workouts are structured and the fact that he keeps it fun with lots of variety. 350 Fit has definitely changed me for the best!!

  • 5 years in business
  • 59 hires on Thumbtack
Shanda M.
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my son feels so at ease with her teaching style. he is a college student at GSU and has a learning disability.

  • 22 years in business
  • 44 hires on Thumbtack
Kaitlyn S.
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I have been working with Victoria for going on 3 years now- we meet up once a year to revamp my resume- and I don't know what I would do without her. She gives what I have done in life focus and helps market me in a way that I never could have done myself to be desirable to potential employers. She also gives me the confidence to go for what I really want out of life.

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  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Kat H.
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If you long to get unstuck and build the life and career you want, make an investment in yourself and book a session with Sarah. She is my go-to life coach to keep me inspired, motivated and empowered.

  • 9 years in business
Linda G.
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Rosalyn is the epitome of what you need and want in a coach. She is compassionate, thoughtful and God centered. She allows you to arrive at the conclusions that are already inside of you that have been previously dormant and untapped! It was a pleasure working with her and I have referred family members and friends and will use her again!! Thank you so much for who you are and what you do for others!!

KeriAynn Strickler
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 18 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Rhunette H.
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KeriAynn provided care for my Husband who suffers from Alzheimer’s while I got away for a much needed break. She was amazing! Her knowledge about the disease, and ability to communicate with him were extraordinary. He absolutely adored her. Charlie was easily agitated, but KeriAynn had a very calming effect on him. She was extremely responsive to his needs and cared for him with a level of professionalism and compassion that is not easily found in a Caregiver. She could not have been more suited to care for the love of my life. Rhunette Humrich

Your Highest Light
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Marcia S.
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Really enjoyed my coaching sessions! Had great conversations! Loved the positivity!!

Negotiation Geek
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Eric R.
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Joanna is unlike any interview coach I have had before, the approach she has to her clients was something to admire, and I looked and researched a few interview coaches before I decided to go with Negotiation Geek. Joanna has experience working HR in a Fortune 500 company, offers great advice, and she puts forth the most solid effort I have ever seen from a career coach in getting to know her clients’ needs before a session is established. This isn’t a cookie cutter coaching session, I was very impressed when she helped me prep for an interview for a Fortune 500 company, she reached out to her network who worked for the company to give me advice on the hiring process, taught me how to search for clues in the job posting, and asked me some very tough questions in our mock interview session. As a result of her game planning and the preparation skills it left me, I was well prepared for the interview, and it wasn’t nearly as hard as my mock interview with Negotiation Geek. I would recommend Joanna again and again to anyone who needs to prepare for an interview, and her salary negotiation skills are top notch and have helped me establish a better salary for the jobs I have been interviewing for. Joanna is awesome, and she even followed up with me after the interview to see how it went! Joanna is an amazing coach and I trust her because she’s put in the work in corporate America HR and she truly cares about her clients’ success. Go with Negotiation Geek and you will not be disappointed!

Bhavani Coaching Inc.
4.3
from 3 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Liz J.
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I have had the pleasure of having had many coaching sessions with Bhavani. She has helped me with many decisions and helped me to tackle many projects. She is the first life coach I have ever dealt with I am SO glad I reached out to her and SO fortunate to have her as my life coach. Bhavani goes above and beyond to assess her clients’ needs snd help them to reach their goals. She is kind, knowledgeable and has a special talent for really listening to her clients to help them determine the path that they should take. I look forward to my sessions with her. I have a real good feeling after a session and always feel motivated and inspired because of her wise, insightful words. Bhavani and her life coaching will forever be an integral part of the healthy, motivated and mindful life I strive to lead. Do yourself a favor and reach out to her. You will be glad you did.

Gillett Editing
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Matthew W.
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I recently published a book, and Janet was an absolute DREAM to work with as the editor! Seriously. My greatest concern with this project was wanting to see and hear my voice come through on the pages. Janet made that happen! I could hear my voice come to life. Not only was the finished manuscript flawless, no errors, but there was also a TON of amazing feedback and respect of my vision for the book. Her feedback was honest and constructive, a passionate critique of my writing style, and there were even a few laughs for the both of us. What a joy to work with! AND, Janet even went above and beyond to create a unique and personalized video tutorial to guide me through the process of reviewing her edits in Word. Can't say enough to express how happy I am with the results of working with Janet!

Loren Michaels Dream Squad
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Natalie P.
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Loren coached me into a new person. He got me on a diet plan, a great exercise regime, and amazing coaching all the way. He helped me all the way up to winning a Body Transformation Challenge. Loren is passionate, goal oriented, and has an amazing work ethic. If you want someone who will genuinely lead you to success. Loren Michaels DREAM SQUAD!!

QORE1
5.0
from 2 reviews
    Tina B.
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    Joe put me at ease from the beginning. I found him to be very professional, personable and intuitive. He was an excellent listener and very skilled at being able to sum up my circumstantial barriers and point out things I was unaware of. Joe was very skilled at helping me to navigate my life course toward a successful new path. I am very grateful to Joe and highly recommend him to anyone who needs life coach assistance.

    • 5 years in business
    About

    100% of my coaching clients say they would recommend coaching with me to a colleague or a friend. So, are you puzzling over an important decision? Are you feeling overwhelmed by competing priorities? Are you feeling stuck in your life? Do you have an issue at work and in life that's driving you crazy? Do you have a goal, but never seem to get closer to accomplishing it?

    About

    We offer business coaching for entrepreneurs and life coaching for those looking to discover and live their version of a cool life. Using tools and structures for inspired motivation, insights to discover new and pre-existing strengths, and active support to bring stretch goals to fruition, Oesterlein Coaching and Consulting helps individuals to deliver sustainable results.

    About

    It's never too late to find a career you love! We offer individual career coaching focused on helping people to: * Uncover their hidden career dreams and goals * Identify their inborn talents and gifts * Package and market their unique qualifications in a custom resume or CV * Create and use a professional network to uncover job openings * Sharpen their interviewing skills to manage hot seat interview questions * Develop original small business plans to create additional revenue streams

    About

    Welcome to your journey towards your best self. Our work together would center around how your thinking can be mastered in order to create an extraordinary success in business and in your life. The powerful and unique coaching program is 10 weeks in length and is centered around daily interaction via an online journal, coupled with weekly one-on-one thought-provoking calls. Let's begin your journey.

    About

    I'm an experienced, certified health and wellness coach through Wellcoaches which is endorsed by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and ACE (American Council on Exercise). Besides my coaching, I'm also ACE group fitness certified in Zumba, Zumba Gold, Turbo Kick and Ageless Grace (mind-body fitness) Instructor and am a Silver Sneakers FLEX instructor helping people have fun while moving every single day. I'm also in the process of getting my ACE senior fitness certification and Silver Sneakers Circuit and strength training certifications as senior fitness is a passion of mine. My specialty is helping you get back to your dream weight for good through healthy weight loss without gimmicks or deprivation, so you can achieve the healthy and happy life you deserve! My Your Healthy Life Made Easy! (TM) Program covers all wellness topics, including weight loss, weight maintenance, fitness, nutrition, stress reduction and life satisfaction as they all contribute to being the best you can be. I work with individuals, small businesses and corporate wellness programs across the U.S. by phone, Skype, email and text, and I offer individual and group coaching programs. As an entrepreneur and a former corporate VP, I have a soft spot for those who have the extra pressures of the business world literally weighing them down. Weight loss and weight maintenance is near and dear to my heart because I've struggled with my weight in the past too (I've lost 48 pounds and rock size 6 jeans) and now help others make a sustainable change. Knowing that I "walk the talk" is inspirational and highly motivational to those I work with. I "get you," and I can help you!

    About

    Katie Quick, founder and CEO, has over 10 years experience as a teacher, life coach, and motivational speaker. She has dedicated her life to helping kids, teens, and adults find their passion and follow their dreams through her extraordinary programs. She is also one of the foremost sought after youth life coaches and motivational speakers in the country.

    Q & A

    Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

    What is a life coach?

    A professional, accredited life coach works with people to help them make important changes in their life, either growing in their profession or changing gears in their personal lives. They help clients turn their dreams or wishes into realistic, attainable goals. They guide people through the process of making life changes by helping them evaluate the steps they must take to reach a particular goal, then help them decide how — and whether — to take those steps in the most efficient, effective and rewarding way possible. A life coach acts as a motivator, strategist and accountability partner. Unlike a therapist, a life coach doesn’t help solve problems from your past — they’re focused on helping you move forward with new ways of acting and thinking that will help you reach your goals. Some people specialize in particular types of life coaching, including life balancing coaches, small business coaches, executive coaches and personal finance coaches. Some meet clients in person, while others hold consultations over the phone.

    Regardless of which type of life coach you’re interested in, make sure the person holds an International Coach Federation (ICF) credential. There are three tiers of credentials: Associate, Professional and Master, which require coaching experience ranging from 100 hours to 2,500 hours.

    How much does a life coach cost?

    A life coach helps clients set and reach professional and personal goals, develop positive habits, and deal with stress. Some people meet with a life coach once or twice, while others form an ongoing professional relationship, meeting regularly in person or on the phone. The average national cost to meet with a life coach ranges from $80 to $130 an hour. Some coaches offer per-session pricing, especially for one-time meetings; expect to pay an average of $100-$125. People who want to work with a coach over a period of time to explore life transitions, career growth or lifestyle changes may be able to get discounted pricing in a package. For example, three 60-minute sessions cost an average of $300, four 60-minute sessions cost an average of $350, and four 60- to 90-minute sessions plus unlimited contact between sessions cost an average of $400. Some specific types of coaching, such as relationship or marriage coaching, cost more than standard life coaching. For instance, three 60-minute relationship coaching sessions cost an average of $500, four 60-minute sessions cost an average of $550, and six 60- to 90-minute sessions cost an average of $650 when purchased as a package. Training and experience can also affect the cost of hiring a life coach. An Associate Certified Coach, who holds a certification that requires only 60 hours of training and 100 hours of coaching experience, will charge less than a Master Certified Coach, who typically has at least 200 hours of training and 2,500 hours of coaching experience.   

    Why get a life coach?

    People of all ages and in all careers have called in a life coach. Life coaches are accredited professionals who can help you figure out the tangible changes you can make in your life to reach your goals; they can even help you turn your dreams into goals, if you’re not sure where to go next. A life coach can also help people find their purpose in life. Life coaching clients often have an idea of what they want to do, such as help people or work with animals, but don’t know how to turn that passion into a career. A life coach can help clients work through the options to find a clear path with concrete steps that lead to an attainable goal. A life coach can also help clients make a major career change, such as starting a new business. Life coaches can help clients develop better habits that will make them more successful, acting as an accountability partner. Life coaches also often guide their clients through major transitions in life, such as a career change or other stressful situations that are made easier with guidance from a neutral third party.

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