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Fitness KT
4.9
from 37 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 64 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
J. B.
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Katie is amazing! Not only did she make our sessions fun and interesting, she helped me organize my fitness plan for the days I didn’t see her, provided nutrition advice along with recipe ideas, didn’t mind holding my crying baby during the workout, and constantly upgraded our workout by finding new exercises for me. She tracked my body fat % and BMI which went down dramatically after this summer with her! I’m happy to continue losing weight with her sessions and now we are working on strength training. She is also very sweet, easy to talk to, punctual, and emphatic to my needs. Well worth the money!

SW Coaching & Consulting
5.0
from 30 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 32 hires on Thumbtack
Tracey B.
Verified review

I have worked for a non-profit organization for 26 years, and recently my new boss asked for my resume. At first,I was totally over whelmed and didn't know where to start. I contacted Syreeta a few days before my resume was due, and we talked a bit and she asked questions, and the rest is history. In a nut shell she provided me with a professional and top-notch resume in just a few days. I am absolutely impressed with my resume and pretty sure that I'll use her services in the future. Also, I want to say that Syreeta was very positive and reassuring the entire time that we worked together. She also met EVERY deadline. Moreover, I highly recommend SW Coaching & Consulting. Thanks again!

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Move Into Change
4.9
from 30 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 48 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Ellen J.
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"Judy is an exceptional life coach. Too many in the coaching field couch and cover their work in hopes of not giving too much of their work away without compensation. Judy does not withhold her knowledge or expertise from those she serves. Her training, insight and experience is evident from the moment she begins engaging with you. Her listening skills are apparent. The questions she asks of you are structured to stimulate your thinking. Judy is a unique Life and Career coach. She belongs on your team as you transition and transform your own life and career objectives."

Overcoming Obstacles
4.9
from 29 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 130 hires on Thumbtack
Charles T.
Verified review

I appreciate Tom's coaching. He has been there for me over these past several months and he cares about my success.

Health and Fitness by Tom
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 9 years in business
  • 65 hires on Thumbtack
Carol B.
Verified review

I started with Tommy in December but didn't try his alkaline vegan diet till January. I'm not a true vegan like him but I'm trying the best I can. I lost 14 pounds since I started with Tommy and he has taught me so much about food and what it does to your body. I recommend his service (coaching & training) cause it goes hand in hand.

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Inner Guru Coaching
5.0
from 20 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Tracey B.
Verified review

Jerry was a fantastic coach! She supported me in so many ways through a big life shift at 50. Her coaching helped me really think about what I wanted and how to get there. I could not have done it without her.

Top Pro
  • 18 years in business
  • 34 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Anna C.
Verified review

Nick made each lesson engaging and fun. I found myself looking forward to the next lesson. He is extremely knowledgeable and always found a way to make the lesson relatable. He provided me with many useful test taking tips and tricks. As a result of Nick's coaching, I experienced a significant increase in my test scores.

JNC Coaching
5.0
from 12 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Philip P.
Verified review

I found Jeanine quite by chance one day listening to a podcast. Something in her voice and approach resonated with me and I sent her an email. Cut to eight weeks later and I am bang slap in the middle of a successful and fulfilling JNC coaching course! Due to my location we hold weekly calls which work really well. It feels so good to be doing this coaching not only because I am accessing so many new tools/techniques/literature and expanding my learning but also because I see a positive shift in my daily life. Like anything it requires commitment and you have to want to do the work. Jeanine is the one who gets you to where you need to be to do this. She is uplifting, positive, soothing, caring and switched on! An amazingly skilled coach who works at lightening speed and tunes in effortlessly (or so it seems) to you! I would highly recommend anyone who wants to invest some time into their learning and self development to take a chance and engage with Jeanine - you won't regret it.

Life Coaching Services
4.9
from 11 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Roxane C.
Verified review

Brent is a good communicator and has always been very professional in his demeanor, he is always on time and easy to schedule appointments with. I was a little nervous when I went to my first appointment, but have gotten much more comfortable over time. Brent is very present in the room, he gives me a lot of eye-contact, and shows genuine compassion. While it can sometimes be difficult, the work that I do with Brent has allowed me to get to know myself better, and has significantly improved the relationships I value most in my life. His office, while very simple and unadorned, has a warm atmosphere, and is very conveniently located. I have found my work with Brent to be very valuable, and highly recommend him as a coach.

Top Pro
  • 17 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
DONNA B.
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Carl Replied immediately to my request for a trainer on Thumbtack. Within minutes we were communicating about his background and experience. He asked me what I was looking to get out of one on one training. 10 minutes later, an appointment was scheduled for several days later and we have been training together ever since.

In Tune
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Gina R.
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Rick Gioiello has an intuitive/innate sense to coaching among other talents, and knows where the work is needed. With upfront honesty and intense compassion , he gives advice/direction making one feel comfortable and allowing that vulnerable side to shine, I have personally felt I have learned something new after sessions with him, and as a result booked a role on a short film. He has also helped me with audition clips and is an awesome photographer . He takes his work seriously and passionately and it shows brilliantly. -Gina Rados-

  • 14 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Christine W.
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My experience with Patricia involved personal life coaching sessions on a professional development level over a two year period. Patricia' mentoring helped me to significantly achieve professional and personal growth through her knowledge and expertise. Her one-on-one coaching provided strategies for me to implement to reach my goals professionally. Her trust and insight was invaluable to me to achieve a positive work-life balance and a job satisfaction!

Casting Solutions Coaching
4.9
from 8 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Tim S.
Verified review

Breaking into the industry is hard for any aspiring actor. It is tenfold harder for disabled actors. Liz has never tempered my goals. If anything, she pushes me further. She doesn't believe that, because of the way I walk, I have to accept being a character actor. She chooses scenes geared specifically to show casting directors, agents, and producers that I can be a leading man. She offers more than support. Her criticism may be tough, but it is always constructive and well-intentioned. She expects a lot from me because the industry expects a lot from actors. She expects me to be on time because the industry expects actors to be on set on time. She expects to see rehearsed monologues and scene work because the industry expects actors to walk on set ready to perform, not to work, the scene. Under her coaching, I got representation. I have been asked to audition for professional theater companies like the Manhattan Theater Company. I also have landed roles in two short films and an off-off broadway production. 2018 looks ever brighter. If you have the chance to work with Casting Solutions Casting, do it. You will walk away from the experience knowing what to expect from the industry and, more importantly, knowing to how to land work as a professional actor.

Kevin Burns
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Simone B.
Verified review

Kevin was very professional and right on point with all of his coaching, we loved his passion and new approach to resolving conflict among our employees, he really put it in perspective how each employee can not only contribute to the company's goals but how those contributions transfer into our personal lives. Thanks Kevin, we all have a new attitude!!

James Wightman
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Dan M.
Verified review

After working with James Wightman, I went from being on the verge of homelessness to making $2,300 in 3 days. James helped me heal deep wounds from my past that were causing me to experience an emotional and financial breakdown. Using his coaching techniques, James helped me release the shame of my past and move through previously debilitating trauma memories. Thanks, James, for being a phenomenal coach!

Advanced Fitness & Wellness
4.7
from 7 reviews
  • 5 years in business
  • 20 hires on Thumbtack
Susan F.
Verified review

Fantastic classes and personal training sessions by a great staff. Highly recommend Optimum!!

Carrie Clark Coaching
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 3 years in business
L. W.
Verified review

Where do I begin, except for right now? Even after being in business too long not to be as nearly as successful as I thought I might have otherwise been, I was thrilled to learn that there is a coach out there specializing in helping who had been a “wantrapreneur” to be an Entrepreneur. With Carrie Clark Consulting’s understanding, upbeat attitude, advice, and guidance, I found myself taking on the world (through my business) and all else with much more ease. Let’s just say I am so happy for the attention to my business needs and and grateful for their service. Oh, did I mention, I tripled my income through her help to diversify a bit, develop my craft more, and expand into client centered areas I hadn’t quite thought about. Then, came them. They will remain my staple, go to business building source. Thank you Clark Consulting! I just can’t thank you enough! Ttys!

Progressive Growth Coaching
4.8
from 5 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Emily C.
Verified review

I found Evan’s coaching service to be helpful in my job search. In my situation, I felt completely stuck. Evan helped get me "un-stuck" by asking all the right questions allowing me to come to the conclusion on my own time and in my own way. He watched me go through all the iterations of, "do I want this?" "is this right for me?" "whose interest am I serving here?" until I was finally able to conclude it was time to move on. When it came time to apply, I got excellent coaching on my resume and cover letter as well as my approach to the search. I even felt confident enough to cold-call some employers and eventually took a job with one of those who wasn't advertising an open position but just happened to be looking. Evan has an easy personal communication style. After the initial awkwardness that comes with bearing your fears to someone you barely know, he quickly became a trusted adviser. I have ADHD, and need structure and deadlines to keep me accountable. Sometimes, I bristle at this structure and deadlines and push back. But Evan never let me forget that I am ultimately holding myself accountable to myself. Setting deadlines and creating structure just became a part of our regular discussions. That was immensely helpful! Most importantly, Evan was able to meet me where I am mentally and emotionally until we could walk together toward my goals. You can probably tell that I'm a fan. I would recommend him to friends and colleagues especially those looking to make a change and want to put their best foot forward, be it personal or professionally.

Public Speaking
4.3
from 4 reviews
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Travis S.
Verified review

Victoria, is quite a talent! My wife and I met with her for about 45 minutes and she presented me with a handout script for me to read out loud and then critique me over and over again until I improved somewhat, as it’s still a work in progress but I think she’s well worth the money.

LifeCODE
5.0
from 3 reviews
    Kim L.
    Verified review

    I always look forward to my conversations with Yvonne. She is an invaluable resource of advice, motivation, guidance and also a great listener. She is wonderful at pointing out the “Wins” in my life every time even when it can be difficult for me to realize many times. She’s opened my eyes to what Gratitude truly looks and feels like. She never fails to leave me with helpful insights and questions that really make you dig a little deeper. I am so grateful to have Yvonne as my coach and look forward to continue working with her. Thank you Yvonne for being a God-send.

    Transforming Mindsets
    5.0
    from 3 reviews
    • 6 years in business
    Simone B.
    Verified review

    What a Great job! Very Powerful! Extremely Inspirational Presentation! Well seasoned coach! You have exceeded our expectations! Yes, we are transformed and the results are seen in our company's team work and ROI. Great tips on being motivated; one goal, one mind, one heart and we loved them. Thanks for the Dynamic Leadership, Workplace Conflict Resolution Skills and Social Intelligence workshop.

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    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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