ICF Celebrates 20 years of Advancing Coaching!
Since 1995, ICF has been leading the global advancement of the coaching profession in service of humanity flourishing. Join us in 2015 as we celebrate our proven legacy of excellence and look ahead to our bright future!
ICF Global is planning initiatives and events throughout 2015 to celebrate this milestone, and they've launched a dedicated 20th anniversary landing page at Coachfederation.org/20. We encourage you to visit this page frequently to hear what people are saying about ICF's anniversary on social media and join the conversation with the hashtag #icf20.
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OFFICIAL UNVEILING AND EXPLANATION
OF NEW ICF - HOUSTON CHAPTER
MEMBERSHIP ELIGIBLITY REQUIREMENTS
President, ICF Houston Chapter
6:30pm - 8:30pm (CST)
The purpose of our official ICF-Houston Chapter meeting will be two-fold:
The first, is to provide an update on the overall "state" of our chapter, and the second, is to officially unveil the new ICF-Houston Chapter membership eligibility requirements that will be going into effect on January 1, 2016.
The new ICF-Houston Chapter membership eligibility requirements will help advance the reach of professional coaching, strengthen our ICF-Houston brand, and provide a consistent vision of what our membership in the ICF-Houston Chapter means to the clients we serve.
Because these new ICF-Houston Chapter membership eligibility requirements will be impacting all who are a part of our community of coaching colleagues, I encourage each of you to make every effort to attend on September 8, so that you will not only learn how these new chapter membership eligibility requirements will be directly impacting you, but also so that I, along with my fellow colleagues on the board, can address any questions and/or concerns about the new membership eligibility requirements you might have.
I extend to each of you my heartfelt wishes for an enjoyable remainder of the summer season, and I look forward to seeing each of you on September 8.
Whether you are a Master Certified Coach or just starting your practice… whether you are an executive, life or business coach, or something in between… whether you are interested in adding coaching to your professional skill set, are simply curious about coaching, or are looking to hire a coach… ICF Houston Chapter is your best professional coaching resource!
ICF Houston Chapter is the local chapter of the International Coach Federation, the largest non-profit worldwide association of professional business and personal coaches. With more than 13,000 members in over 80 countries, and over 150 chapters in 42 countries, the ICF’s core purpose is to advance the art, science and practice of professional coaching.
Our vibrant ICF Houston Chapter community is buzzing with programs, possibilities, and connections to help you sustain yourself, your business, and the coaching profession. If you are seeking a coach, we have resources to help you better understand coaching and help you find a professional coach from our member directory. Please join our email list to find out about upcoming programs, meetings and events. Guests are always welcome!
Message from our President
How does one measure the pride people feel for their professional organization? I see it when our community gathers together each month for learning, networking, and support. I feel and experience it in the spirit of commitment, volunteerism, and collaboration that exists amongst our talented board, and committees, and members who work tirelessly to create and implement the ICF Houston Chapter experience.
There are other important signs of ICF Houston pride: each year more and more individuals explore and join our growing community of professional coaches. Each year sponsors express growing confidence in our organization through their generous financial contributions that help support our innovative programs and exciting new initiatives.
Since 2002 ICF Houston has built a reputation as a community of purposeful professional coaches committed to making a difference - professionally and personally - through their talents, leadership, and service.
The ability to affect true change begins with a belief in the power of the individual and a vision of what can be. That is the essence of what our ICF Houston Chapter is all about. Our clients realize their full potential in partnership with our inspiring community of professional coaches as they explore their interests, develop their strengths as leaders and thinkers, and prepare for a lifetime of change and growth.
If you are among the generations of individuals who are personally and professionally committed to constant, and never-ending growth, and are committed to helping others achieving the same, let me extend a warm welcome to our community. For those who are just learning about our ICF Houston Chapter, I hope you will enjoy exploring our Web site. We look forward to introducing you to the great qualities and people you'll find in our ICF Houston Chapter.
ICF Houston Charter Chapter