Contract Coaching and Coaching Platforms Panel

November 15, 2023
Time: 11:30am – 1:00pm (New Mexico & Arizona / MT)
Location: Virtual meeting via Zoom

Cost: $10 ICFNM Members & Associates / $25 Non-Members

CCEUs: 1.5 in Resource Development


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Are you curious about the many coaching platforms and contracting possibilities available to coaches these days? Join our panel of coaches using coaching platforms and contracting as a source of revenue.

We will discuss and answer some of your questions such as:
What’s the difference between coaching platforms and contract coaching?
What are the main coaching platforms?
Can I use coaching platforms as a main source of my business?
What are the different coaching business models?
Why did panelists choose the platform they selected?
How easy is it to be selected by a platform?
How do I show up in the interview? What’s the process?
What is Independent or Colleague contracting?
How can I build my own coach contracting
Are there exclusionary clauses or non-competes?
What’s the pay like?

Shelley Lanier is an organizational consultant and an International Coach Federation (ICF) professional certified coach (PCC). She has more than 25 years of experience as an organizational development consultant, trainer, and facilitator with an extensive background in developing leaders and executives in government, private sector, and non-profit organizations. She has been a coach to leaders at all levels for over 14 years. Ms. Lanier works with Federal agencies of all sizes, private sector companies, and non-profits in areas such as healthcare, natural resource management, and scientific research.   She has helped leaders at all organizational levels, first time supervisors to executives, increase their effectiveness, navigate organizational and personal change, better manage their teams, and integrate their personal learning to achieve professional and personal success.

Shelley is experienced and certified in many methods and tools including:
Team Coaching, Trauma-Informed Coaching, Hogan Individual and Hogan 360 assessments, Personality assessments including: Hogan, Personalysis, MBTI Step I/II and DiSC, EQi 2.0 and 360 emotional intelligence assessments, StrengthsFinder assessment, Outward Mindset, DiSC assessment, Thomas Kilman Conflict Mode Index, Center for Creative Leadership 360 assessment.

Ms. Lanier holds a BA in Psychology, an MA in Counseling, professional coaching certifications from the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching with a focus on strengths-based leadership and transition coaching and is a certified Trauma-Informed Coach.  She is the President of the International Coach Federation New Mexico Chapter.  Shelley is based in Albuquerque, NM.

Steve Aidikonis, PCC is a leadership and career transition coach. Along with coaching, much of Steve’s working life has been in the technical arena. He has served in systems leadership as well as technical roles including systems and data analyst and project manager. The business areas he’s served are varied as well. These include energy services, financial services and organizational development. Steve completed training at the Hudson Institute of Coaching in Santa Barbara, California, and has coached since 2007.

Deborah Thompson is an ICF-certified leadership, health and well-being coach dedicated to helping executives and their teams thrive in work and in life. She holds an MA in Organizational Management and a B.A in American Studies, in addition to post-graduate certifications in Gallup Strengths, DiSC, Five Behaviors of a Team, Health Coaching, Organizational Psychology, Positive Psychology and Well-Being, Trauma-Informed Coaching, Nonprofit Executive Leadership, Nonprofit Lifecycles Consulting and Board Governance Consulting.  Prior to launching her coaching practice in 2019, Deborah served in executive leadership roles at notable local and national organizations. In addition to coaching leaders, she continues to consult with nonprofit organizations, and teaches governance and strategic planning at Arizona State University


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