March 06, 2008 11:23 ET

New inviteCHANGE Coaching Basics Course to Teach Effective Communication Skills

Leading Coach Training Company Course to Reveal Tactics Used by Over 30,000 Coaches Worldwide

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - March 6, 2008) - inviteCHANGE, a prominent leader and pioneer in the coaching profession, announced that they are offering their exclusive Coaching Basics Course to the Portland area. This course is open to the general public and will be held March 15, 2008 at the Residence Inn by Marriott Portland Lloyd Center (1710 N.E. Multnomah St.).

Coaching Basics is a one-day course specially designed to improve effectiveness in personal and work relationships using fundamentals of the Transformative Coaching Paradigm, a dynamic process that enables individuals and groups to create, innovate and sustain growth and change. The course will teach beginning skills used by over 30,000 coaches worldwide to create more life satisfaction and business success.

"This program teaches a skill set that is invaluable for any relationship, personal or professional," says Deborah Munhoz, co-owner of inviteCHANGE. "Participants leave with basic coaching communication skills that are immediately useful at home and at work. The course represents a great opportunity for people to satisfy their curiosity about what coaching is and what the profession offers."

In this course participants will:

--  Learn key coaching concepts
--  Distinguish what coaching is and is not
--  Practice coaching communications skills that are immediately
    applicable in all areas of life
--  Discover the creativity and synergy available in coaching partnerships
--  Expand impact and effectiveness in personal and work relationships

Founded in 1997, Academy for Coach Training helped pioneer the explosive, global growth in the coaching profession with its acclaimed Certified Professional Coach training program. Under its new inviteCHANGE brand, the organization has expanded its offerings, delivering development programs for individuals, teams and organizations for excellent personal and professional development.

WHO:      inviteCHANGE's Academy for Coach Training

WHAT:     Coaching Basics Course

WHEN:     March 15, 2008 from 9:00am to 5:00pm

PRICE:    $225

WHERE:    Residence Inn by Marriott Portland Lloyd Center
          1710 N.E. Multnomah St.
          Portland, OR 97232

REGISTER: Call 1-877-228-4625 or email

For more information about inviteCHANGE, visit

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Lauren Meley
    Enten & Associates, Inc.
    301-913-0010 x 127
    Email Contact

    inviteCHANGE Contact:
    Deborah Reedal Munhoz
    Life & Leadership Coach
    Email Contact