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Lovingly Done
4.9
from 31 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 29 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top Pro on Thumbtack
Sarah W.
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Karen did a great job officiating our wedding! She made the process easy and fun! Her approach to personalizing the ceremony was very special. We had family members comment on how beautiful it was. She worked with us on every detail, from the music to the vows. We highly recommend Karen to anyone looking for a unique, personal and non-traditional ceremony. Your guests will experience your true love story!

Dr. Caitlin Faas
5.0
from 8 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 10 hires on Thumbtack
Anthony W.
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Dr. Faas did an excellent job for me. My resume looked great and her responsiveness was excellent.

Coaching HER
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 8 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Janelle M.
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Just reviewing Coaching H.E.R.'s website and this is exactly what I was searching for! Thank you for getting me on the right path!

Solid Rock Fitness & Health
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 7 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
MICHELLE S.
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Val is wonderful at coaching you to do your very best, and pushing you to do things farther than you expected. She is so positive and encouraging! I love working working with her!

  • 7 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Danel S.
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Been working out with him for almost 3 weeks. Always on time/early, best rates I've found. Any time I have a question or need anything all I have to do is send a text and I get an almost immediate response. Already starting to see and feel changes.

Rick Gehman
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Whitney B.
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Working with Rick has been a really good experience so far. I had a few items that I wanted a career coach to help provide feedback/guidance on and I really think working with Rick will help through these items. One item is more of the solid goal planning I think most professionals may want to seek assistance with from time-to-time. As the CEO of a company in a similar industry, I am looking forward to his perspective as we work through that process. Another item is not as streamlined as goal planning but offering guidance on challenges faced at work. Rick shares a very fresh perspective which balances individual awareness to situational reality (i.e., how are you as the client experiencing the actual challenge at work). Rick is astute and catches onto dynamics very quickly so he is able to assess situations -- this is likely the most important skill a career coach can bring to helping with these situations. I am early into this process with Rick and I already feel that his offerings have helped me gain a new perspective on #2 so that I can focus on #1. It's time well spent to invest in yourself within your career and I believe Rick will help compliment that.

Sarah Adams Coaching
5.0
from 1 review
    Karen S.
    Verified review

    Sarah is always available & eager to help when I need it. Not only has she helped me but she has also talked with clients I'm coaching when another opinion is helpful.

    Long Haul Edits
    5.0
    from 1 review
      Kathleen F.
      Verified review

      Kelly provides thoughtful and constructive editing that goes beyond checking for errors. She brings her extensive experience in the publishing field to each and every job. I highly recommend using her services.

      The Vita-Copia Group
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 7 years in business
      Robert C.
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      Ken Rupert is a thoroughly professional Life Coach with a real passion for helping people grow, achieve their goals and fully realize their potential. He is thoughtful, strategic and results oriented.

      • 20 years in business
      About

      It's PAST time to get on the right path, maximize your impact, and experience fulfillment! I am Coach Nicole Kirksey, and I can help you and your team achieve your goals. As a coach, speaker, and trainer, I work with my clients enthusiastically to help them quickly experience the personal, professional, spiritual, and relationship transformations that will enrich their lives. I am a transformational coach, university adjunct professor, and author with expertise in the areas of health & wellness, leadership development, spiritual growth, career progress, and relationship repair.

      Diane Sadak
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 19 years in business
      • 1 hire on Thumbtack
      Noelle F.
      Verified review

      I took many classes with Diane. She was even a mentor to me. She's thoughtful, insightful, and really pushes your thinking. She'll push you out of your comfort zone and encourage you the whole way. Highly reccomend.

      PEP, Inc.
      5.0
      from 1 review
      • 14 years in business
      Cassandra C.
      Verified review

      Dr. Andrews is a wonderful caregiver. She is knowledgeable and easy to communicate with. Appointments run on time and never rushed. Would recommend her to anyone looking for help.

      Cindi C.
      Verified review

      Always a great motivational talent that has a knack for caring about his clients. Outstanding coach!

      About

      Get the job you really want quickly! I am a career services professional and job search trainer and coach. I have taught literally thousands of people of different ages and from diverse backgrounds how to launch a successful, self-directed job search, and get the jobs they really want, in half the time it usually takes. I’ve achieved this success by creating and developing cutting-edge job search skills, learning programs for state-licensed and nationally accredited career schools, and workshops and seminars for academic institutions, including Molloy College and Miami University of Ohio, private placement agencies, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Employment and Training, and the Chester County Pennsylvania CareerLink. I’ve also developed student recruitment programs that, along with self-directed efforts, have resulted in placement rates in the 90th percentile. I also help individual clients write stand-out cover letters and resumes, as well as create successful strategic job search plans.

      About

      Gillman Services offers an independent, holistic counseling and career coaching services. I see myself as a catalyst in the lives of others; I seek to bring out the good and the possibilities that are inherent in everyone within each person's uniqueness.

      • 16 years in business
      About

      With many years of experience I am able to modify and create a unique program for each and every individual. Our program motivates and educates.

      About

      Pursue your dreams, find your personal vision, and live the life you long for. Life coaching can change your life! I will help you find your own insight and inspiration into where you want to go in life and how you want to get there. I will share creative tools that will uplift and empower you. Create a life that you love! We will focus on 9 principles for a fulfilling, abundant life: • Gratitude • Intuition • Vision • Balance • Choice • Attraction • Action • Connection • Service Coaching is not therapy. In coaching, we focus on the present moment and the future you want to manifest, whereas therapy focuses on the past. Coaching is action oriented, whereas therapy is focused on talking. If you are ready to take charge of your future, I can help! You can change your life, find your passion, and dare to live fully.

      About

      Hatha and gentle yoga classes are offered for all levels, from beginner to advanced. Our first class is for free. Do you need help in making the nutrition and lifestyle choices necessary to optimize your health? Learn more about personalized wellness and health coaching.

      • 19 years in business
      About

      Having 16 years of experience in the health and wellness industry with certifications in yoga, massage therapy, personal training, as well as various specializations such as fitness nutrition specialist and weight loss specialist give me the ability to see the big picture and help my clients heal and grow while supporting them and holding them accountable to their goals.

      About

      I spend up to three hour blocks of time with clients so that we get to the root of what is causing pain or difficulty in your life. The benefit is healing takes place the first time we meet together.

      About

      I offer over eight years of experience as a life coach and intuitive advisor. I have worked for various psychic counseling services such as Keen, Liveperson, Bitwine, Psychic Power Network, among many others. Strong accuracy rating and repeat clientele.

      Q & A

      Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

      What is a career coach?

      If you’re interested in furthering your career and want expert help, a career coach is a smart solution. A career coach is a professional you hire to guide you during a job search or a career transition, or to help you improve and advance in your current position. A career coach analyzes your work situation and learns what your professional goals are. They then create a strategy to help you achieve your targets. Throughout the process they should provide objective feedback and guide you in approaching the process strategically. Here are some of the tools and tasks a career coach may assist you with:

      • Helping you build a strong resume that reflects your work history, potential, and skills
      • Coaching for interviews and strategies for solid answers built around your resume and the target job
      • Defining your career goals
      • Creating a plan for job searching
      • Improving networking strategies and skills
      • Developing strategies for negotiating raises or promotions
      • Assessing why you’re not getting where you want to go
      • Identifying new positions or career opportunities that fit your skills

      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.

      Why is career counseling important?

      Career counseling can help you discover your career path, help you overcome challenges preventing you from finding happiness in your job, or help you learn more about career opportunities that are available to you. Career counselors are typically counselors who specialize in helping guide people into their best career choices. As professionals, they have typically completed a master’s degree in counseling with a focus on career counseling and bring a nuanced understanding of the emotional blocks that prevent someone from doing what they love or getting ahead in their current position. Here are some of the ways that career counseling can help:

      • Identify your skills and talents and how they correlate to different career paths
      • Educate you about the educational requirements for launching in various careers and what earnings can look like
      • Help you understand the kind of environment you want to work in, and which careers are best suited for that
      • See opportunities to transfer your existing skill set to other career areas
      • Help you identify causes of tension or unhappiness in your current career and how to overcome those difficulties
      • Help you create a game plan for moving forward
      • Provide a safe space for you to understand your feelings about career choices you’re making

      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.   

      What is a career counselor?

      If you’re feeling lost in your career path, overwhelmed, in need of a job but confused as where to start, or ready for change but uncertain what you want, a career counselor is a good choice for you. A career counselor is typically a licensed professional who has earned a master’s degree in counseling — likely with an emphasis on career counseling. Each state has different licensing requirements for career counselors, so be sure to research before reaching out to a pro.

      Due to their academic backgrounds, career counselors often have a more holistic and in-depth approach than a career coach. Career coaches are not regulated by states and also tend to be more business-focused — a good fit for those who know what they want but need help achieving it. On the other hand, a career counselor provides guidance and clarity around some of the more emotional aspects that job hunting and career movement entail. Career counselors meet with you in a series of one-on-one sessions. They assess your personality and learn what drives you. They get a detailed understanding of your work history and your hopes, and often work to help you discover any internal blocks preventing you from going where you want to go. Hiring a career counselor is appropriate at any time in your career, from recent graduate to executive-level management.

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