Creating a strong coach/client relationship is critical. One of the ways to solidify that relationship is to bond with your client. Done with sincerity, efforts to increase trust between coach and client can have positive effects for both: clients are able to feel the coach’s genuine care and concern (thus being more likely to “open up”), and coaches are able to use this new-found rapport to enable the client to create the best possible version of themselves. To help, we’ve put together a graphic that contains several great tips that can be used to bond with your clients.
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