Author: Magda Walczak

Magda Walczak

Magda

Magda Walczak is CEO of Coacharya and author of Saylor's tale, a children's book. She's passionate about animal rights, women's equity and living sustainably.

Paths to ICF Coaching Credentials – Requirements for ACC and PCC
Apr 27th 2022 • 17 min read

Paths to ICF Coaching Credentials – Requirements for ACC and PCC

Let's be honest... Figuring out requirements for ICF credentials isn't always the easiest thing in the world. With multiple credential levels, via multiple paths and...

What is Coaching? And what is it not?
Apr 8th 2022 • 9 min read

What is Coaching? And what is it not?

Coaching is partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential. International Coach Federation What...

Mindfulness in the workplace?
Mar 28th 2022 • 4 min read

Mindfulness in the workplace?

Mindfulness is having a moment in companies of all sizes. Maybe it’s the pandemic, or maybe it’s just that companies are waking up to the…

22 Books Every Coach Should Read
Oct 11th 2021 • 37 min read

22 Books Every Coach Should Read

Becoming a coach is a journey, one that takes a lot of training, personal reflection and mentorship. While going through a professional certification course (such...

Client Coaching Hours – what counts and what doesn’t
May 19th 2021 • 7 min read

Client Coaching Hours – what counts and what doesn’t

As part of your coach credentialing process, you must keep a record of the hours you spend coaching clients. While this log is not submitted...

7 Ways Our Alumni Can Leverage Coacharya for Their Personal Brand
Apr 21st 2021 • 3 min read

7 Ways Our Alumni Can Leverage Coacharya for Their Personal Brand

As current learners and alumni of Coacharya, you're part of a global community of coaches and leaders. On top of that, you have the support...

When should a coach refer a client to a therapist?
Apr 5th 2021 • 4 min read

When should a coach refer a client to a therapist?

Coaching is a powerful process, but it's not the answer to all problems. Sometimes, a coaching client should be referred to a different specialist, such...

How to Become an Executive Coach
Mar 1st 2021 • 19 min read

How to Become an Executive Coach

So you want to become an executive coach or a business coach? Excellent! You're in the right place. Not all coaching programs and coaching paths...

What is Group Coaching?
Feb 22nd 2021 • 1 min read

What is Group Coaching?

What is group coaching? How is it different to team coaching? As a coach, should you learn how to run group coaching? Here's a primer...

Customize Your Coach Training with Electives
Jan 19th 2021 • 3 min read

Customize Your Coach Training with Electives

A lot of training institutes focus their curriculum on a particular model they developed or that they particularly like. At Coacharya, we've always thought that...

2020, you weren’t all bad.
Dec 31st 2020 • 2 min read

2020, you weren’t all bad.

Watching Schitt's Creek on repeat wasn't the only thing that kept us smiling in 2020. It's thanks to you, our supportive and generous community, that we're growing...

Coaching Videos You May Have Missed
Dec 30th 2020 • 1 min read

Coaching Videos You May Have Missed

With a webinar at least once a week, it's pretty hard to keep up with all of Coacharya's coaching and leadership development webinars. Here are...

ICF Coaching Credentials Update for Renewals and New Coaches
Dec 22nd 2020 • 5 min read

ICF Coaching Credentials Update for Renewals and New Coaches

Are you due to renew your ICF credential by the end of 2020 and you're panicking a bit about getting your CCEUs in order? Are...

What’s required for ICF coaching credential renewal?
Dec 18th 2020 • 5 min read

What’s required for ICF coaching credential renewal?

Once you get your ACC, PCC, MCC, they don't last forever. You have to renew them every three years. The good news is that renewal...

Games People (should) Play: What Improv taught me about Coaching
Dec 8th 2020 • 6 min read

Games People (should) Play: What Improv taught me about Coaching

The following is a guest blog post by Shambhavi Singh. Scroll down to watch Shamvhavi's webinar on using improv in coaching.  Somewhere between childhood and...