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SE Business Building Series: "Mastering the Fundamentals of a Successful Coaching Practice"


January 13, 2021
11:00 AM CST - 1:00 PM CST
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"Mastering the Fundamentals of a Successful Coaching Practice"

Speaker: Barry Foster, CPBA, CRC
1.5 CCEU in Resource Development


Like coaching itself, there are some tried and true fundamentals and basics that work and form the foundation for your coaching skills. So too, are the fundamentals and basics of establishing a strong and enduring coaching business.


Find out the answers to the below questions and many others in this Business Fundamentals Workshop:

     • Discover why your business is like a peanut!
     • What do the numbers 16 and 5 have in common with your success?
     • How can three bubbles be foundational to your business model?


Find out more about the ICF Southeast Business Building Series, the upcoming speakers, and RESERVE YOUR SEAT TODAY before the prices increase!


Barry is celebrating his 25th anniversary of The Corporate Coaching Center, founded in 1996, and is focused solely on the success of his clients.

Barry’s expertise includes entrepreneurial start-ups, seasoned corporate executives, or an entire team with the development of the person being foremost for any organization to succeed. With a background in sales, sales management, and sales team development, Barry has consistently exceeded expectations and is uniquely qualified to assist any organization with the challenges of leadership development and managerial performance.

His specialties are:
     • Executive and entrepreneurial coaching
     • Leadership and management development
     • Effective communication and time management skills
     • Career development and transition
     • Team building and team leader development

Barry has been actively and successfully involved with major Tampa based organizations with multiple leadership development assignments including, the COO, Department Chairs, Divisional Leaders, and internal high performers. These assignments cover a wide array of developmental and leadership challenges, i.e., communications, delegating, conflict resolution, courageous conversations, interpersonal skills, and developing stronger leadership capabilities.

Barry, a decorated Vietnam Veteran, has over 45 years of industry and entrepreneurial experience in his tireless pursuit to provide guidance and mentoring services to his ever-widening client base. Trust, integrity, results, energy, leadership, excellence, support, and success are but a few of the values used to describe Barry. He tailors his engagements to the specific needs of his clients, helping them discover and overcome the barriers blocking them from achieving and enjoying personal and professional success.

He is a Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst (CPBA), Registered Corporate Coach (RCC), certified through the Worldwide Association of Business Coaches (WABC), globally known as the premier business coaching association.

Barry has received his Certified ReCareer Coach (CRC) certification from ReCareer, Inc. He is a past advisory board member of the WABC, an active member of the ICF (International Coach Federation), is the Past Director and co-founder of the Tampa Bay Professional Coaches Association (TBPCA), a 501c(6) not-for-profit organization, and the Central Florida ICF charter chapter. Barry was a 2013/2014 member of the Board of Directors for the St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce, 2013 Member of the year and the Chair of the Ambassador Committee.

Since 2012 Barry has Chaired the Entrepreneurial Academy, a 10-week program designed to teach new and existing business owners the fundamentals of starting, building, and perpetuating a successful business.

Barry challenges today’s business owners and leaders to deliver more than you promise, to empower yourself to reach new levels of success, and to continuously create a work environment that supports self-development and continuous life-long learning.


2-part registration is active for this Southeast Business Building Series. After registering for this event on the ICF Houston website, you will receive a REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION email which contains a link for you to use to register for this event on ZOOM. You will receive the link to register immediately following registration for this event. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to the Chapter Administrator.


$0.00 ICF Houston Member & Affiliate Registration

$0.00 Non-Member/Guest Ticket


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