It’s About Having Fun

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“Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.”   ~ Danny Kaye

Bobette Reeder is Past President of the International Coach Federation (ICF), the global professional organization that represents personal and business coaches. She has been a professional Coach since 1995 and was among the first 20 coaches to receive the distinction of ICF Master Certified Coach (MCC). She holds a Master’s Degree in Communication Disorders and her coaching voice has been heard by hundreds of clients in 41 U.S. states and 10 foreign countries.

Bobette Reeder

Bobette Reeder

Bobette is active as a Partner with Serendipitous Events and a Co-Host/Co-Producer of the first invitation-only event for Master level Coaches,”Conversation Among Masters” (CAM). She has been married for 42 years and has two married children, four grandchildren and Murphy the Wonder Dog! Her style both personally and professionally is all about having fun and seeking the positive side and opportunity in everything life brings.

As my guest on this week’s Awakening to Awareness Radio Show, Bobette shared how and why professional coaching can be of considerable value to baby boomers; how the word “pause” and its practice is significant; why it’s important to know who you really are; why playing and having fun, especially when in a life transition is key and; the need for both a coach and ‘coachee’ to have chemistry or a “fit” for the partnership to be productive.

5055545286_5983b7c600_mShe also addressed continuous learning; having a positive impact and ‘giving back’ and; how coaching helps to create new awareness. Interested in listening to the show, here’s the podcast link. If you’d like to learn more about coaching, you can reach Bobette at: http://www.bobettereeder.com http://www.coachinitiative.org or coachbobette@gmail.com

24 thoughts on “It’s About Having Fun

  1. Fascinating podcast, Eric! Right in my alley. Although I’ve done more of what she calls “consulting” but often combined it with Executive Coaching. I found her experiences very interesting!

    • This week marks the show’s one-year anniversary, Brian. It is going well and a bonus is I’m having fun hosting it. My guests make it interesting, informative and enjoyable. Appreciate your inquiring!

  2. I’m so delighted to learn of your radio show, Eric. I didn’t know about it, but I’m glad to have the link and I’ll be interested in hearing your interview of Bobette. i”ll echo my appreciation of that wonderful Danny Kaye quote!

    • If you do create time to listen to the show featuring Bobette (or any other past show), I’d welcome your feedback, Debra. The quote is one of Bobette’s favorites; I just opened the post with it after having learned it from her! 🙂

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