Over the past quarter century, I’ve been career and personal coach to 4,500 people. I’ve learned some things but there are important problems I can’t often enough solve.
Whether you’re interested in your own growth or are a counselor or coach, I hope you’ll find this helpful.
What I’ve Learned
Perhaps I should have known these things decades ago but my years as a career counselor have taught me that:
What I Still Don’t Know
Broadly speaking, I’ve found that career counseling to be a lot harder than it may appear.
Care to share what’ve you’ve learned and haven’t about counseling or coaching?
Marty Nemko was named “The Bay Area’s Best Career Coach” by the San Francisco Bay Guardian and he enjoys a 96 percent client-satisfaction rate. In addition to his articles here on PsychologyToday.com, many more of Marty Nemko's writings are archived on www.martynemko.com. Of Nemko's seven books, the most relevant to readers of this blog is How to Do Life: What They Didn’t Teach You in School. His bio is on Wikipedia.