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Why Coaching Isn’t the Same as Negotiating

Even if some coaches use negotiating tactics

Photo by Medienstürmer on Unsplash

This week, I watched a documentary about the cult NXIVM. During this documentary, psychologists talked about the power of NLP to manipulate cult members, and this got me thinking about how different coaching modalities are used to manipulate and how far this manipulation is from coaching.



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Elaine Hilides

I write about everything mind and body related. Wellbeing coach for over a decade. Author, an International speaker, lives by the sea.