Listen to the episode Season 3 | Ep 50
On this episode of the Coaching Studio
Join us on this insightful episode of the Coaching Studio, where Lyssa deHart and Lisa Pachence, MCC, delve into a captivating array of topics. Discover Lisa’s personal journey, from confronting leadership challenges in a bustling New York City recruitment department to their profound transformation into a seasoned coach. This episode uncovers the life-changing impact of coaching conversations on personal growth and overcoming social anxiety.
Dive into their deep discussion on the pursuit of fulfillment versus the intense pressures of performance ingrained in our culture. Lyssa and Lisa explore the pitfalls of seeking external validation and the pivotal role of coaching in refocusing on one’s inner self. Lisa shares the intriguing tale of their transition from being coached to becoming a professional coach, highlighting the unique challenges of navigating workplace politics and the transformative potential of coaching in these situations.
Embracing the Unknown
The conversation also underscores the crucial qualities of being coachable and embracing change. Lyssa and Lisa draw fascinating parallels between the journey of surrendering to the unknown, akin to a child learning to walk, and the trials of entrepreneurship, comparing it to nurturing a child. They emphasize the importance of patience and trust in the process of transformation.
Coaching Business Insights and
Furthermore, the duo delves into the practicalities and challenges of running a coaching business. They discuss the stark realities trained coaches face, including high business closure rates and the significance of understanding one’s purpose. They also share invaluable insights into the coaching industry, stressing the importance of relationship-building over marketing gimmicks. The best question that came today was when Lisa shared a question that she poses to her clients, “What would it be like if you were ‘over-resourced’? If you had enough people to support you in doing the work you need to be doing?” Highlighting the crucial role of support networks in career transitions, drawing from personal experiences and the value of support in entrepreneurial journeys.
Problem-Solving and Community Perspectives
Lastly, Lyssa and Lisa engage in a thought-provoking discussion on problem-solving and having a community, underscoring the need for multiple perspectives, empathy, and creative thinking. This episode is a treasure trove of wisdom for aspiring coaches, entrepreneurs, and anyone seeking personal growth. Tune in for a journey of discovery, transformation, and practical insights into the coaching world. 🎙️🌟
Lisa’s Book Chapter and Book Recommendations!
Owner of LP Coaching – a Life and Leadership Coaching company – Lisa Pachence, MCC, is the author of “Success in any Season,” and amongst the youngest tier of Master Certified Coaches in the industry. Lisa primarily works with underfulfilled high-achievers – High-performing entrepreneurs and Executives at a crossroads in their careers. Clients have included Olympic athletes, Tech CEOs, Non-Profit Executives, government leaders, and Executives from Google, Disney, LinkedIn, Northwestern Mutual, Business Insider, and many others. In addition to powerful 1 to 1 coaching, Lisa offers group coaching programs, including Down to Business Bootcamp for trained coaches and The Elite Entrepreneur for services-based business owners. She’s been featured on “This is It TV” and “The College Success Professor” and has contributed to internationally acclaimed podcasts and websites such as Acquisition International, The Dreammason Podcast, The HumanCare Podcast, Opulent Events, Noomii, and more. A former client stated, “Working with Lisa is like training with Wonder Woman – and one of the best gifts you will ever give yourself.”
About the Host
Lyssa deHart ditched her therapy practice to become a Leadership Confidence Coach. Along the way she discovered a passion for professional coaching and wanted to find ways to share that passion with the world. Come join her in discovering and meeting some of the most amazing professional coaches on the planet. Her goal is to inspire coaches. Lyssa is the author of StoryJacking: Change Your Dialogue, Transform Your Life and The Reflective Coach. Lyssa is an ICF PCC Assessor, Certified Mentor Coach, and budding Coach SuperVisor. Lyssa uses her understanding of the ICF Core Competencies, combined with her knowledge of Neuroscience, to work with people to become extraordinary professional coaches. Let’s Go!