What's New

In this update, we’ve upgraded the coaching chat feature so that you can share photos with your coach.

When we first decided to add photos to the coaching chats we were thinking of diet coaches. It’s so tedious to log your food, wouldn’t it be better to just share a photo of your food with your coach?

But then I started using the photos with my productivity coach. Instead of telling him about my day, I just snapped a photo of my todo list. 

When I first hired a coach for productivity, I told him that I was completely non-responsive to external accountability. I was wrong.

We had run an experiment with personality quizzes recently. Gretchen Rubin, a NYT best selling author on happiness and habits, had categorized people into four categories based on how they react to internal and external expectations. 

Roughly the categories were as follows:

Upholders: annoying do-gooders (my words) who react well to any expectations set by other people and to expectations they set for themselves. Their lives just seem so easy. I mean, at least they get stuff done.

Obligers: very responsive to external expectations, i.e. accountability. Not responsive to internal expectations, i.e. they probably don’t make their beds. 

Questioners: non-responsive to any expectations unless they know and believe in the underlying reasons. Subject to paralysis by analysis. I’m a questioner.

Rebels: know what people think they should do, think they should try something else instead.

Taking it back to accountability, more than half of people who hired a coach turned out to be obligers. Our coaches were amazing accountability partners. The obligers used their coaches as motivational hacks that that created external accountability for an internal goals

I thought that I was immune to this. But as soon as I started sending photos to my coach, I realized I was trying to impress him. And I’d work extra hard (not that I was lazy) to get even more done so that I could have a better picture to share.

All that’s just to say, have fun sending pictures to your coach.

In service,

Tony & Erin, Alicia, Herzog, Terrie

App Description

Coach.me is the ultimate productivity community. Together, we’ve achieved more than 50 million goals.

Every aspect of our app and community is focused on helping you achieve mastery. From day one, we show you your progress, celebrate your milestones, and answer your questions.

As you achieve mastery, you’ll have a chance to prove it by helping other people in the community. As you reach the highest level, you may be invited to become a personal coach yourself.

Coaching is almost illicit in its power. And it is the top performers in the world, people who will do almost anything to achieve their goals, who are most likely to have the services of a coach.

The Williams sisters (tennis), Tiger Woods (golf) and Mozart (music) had great coaching from birth: their fathers. Steve Jobs (CEO) had an executive coach. Tom Brady (American football) has a team of coaches provided by the Patriots and then another team of coaches he hired on his own to watch over his diet, recovery, flexibility, strength, and psychology.

In coaching, more is better.

When it comes to providing coaching services for you, these are the principles we believe in:

#1. Practice compounds.

Warren Buffett calls this the Snowball Effect. If you let a snowball roll downhill, it will gather momentum until it has become an avalanche. Coach.me is built around turning each of your goals into a regular practice. You’ll track your goals in order to hold yourself accountable to consistency.

#2. Elite performance comes from elite knowledge.

Each goal in Coach.me is its own community. You have access to Q&A from people who have had the exact same experience as you. Every coach in the system specializes in a handful of specific goals.

#3. Habits come from reinforcement.

We’re applying the principles of positive psychology to constantly reinforce your practices. Reinforcement strengthens your neural pathways leading to habit formation.

All of those things together—the support you get from the app, the support you get from the community, the support you get from our personal coaches—add up steroids for your productivity.

Get started and be part of the Coach.me community!

In service,
Tony & Erin, Herzog, Alicia, Terrie (the Coach.me team)

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App Changes

  • May 23, 2015 New version 2015.5.0
  • April 27, 2015 New version 2015.4
  • March 21, 2015 New version 2015.3.19
  • March 20, 2015 New version 2015.3
  • February 14, 2015 New version 2015.2
  • January 01, 2015 New version 2015
  • December 16, 2014 New version 2.0
  • November 25, 2014 New version 1.9.20
  • October 22, 2014 New version 1.9.19
  • October 02, 2014 New version 1.9.18
  • August 21, 2014 New version 1.9.17
  • August 07, 2014 New version 1.9.16
  • July 12, 2014 New version 1.9.15
  • June 26, 2014 New version 1.9.14
  • May 19, 2014 New version 1.9.13
  • April 30, 2014 New version 1.9.12
  • April 09, 2014 New version 1.9.11
  • April 01, 2014 New version 1.9.10
  • March 03, 2014 New version 1.9.9
  • February 09, 2014 New version 1.9.8
  • January 16, 2014 New version 1.9.7
  • January 11, 2014 New version 1.9.6
  • January 04, 2014 New version 1.9.5
  • December 21, 2013 New version 1.9
  • November 21, 2013 New version 1.7.6
  • November 13, 2013 New version 1.7.5
  • October 29, 2013 New version 1.7.4
  • October 18, 2013 New version 1.7.3
  • October 05, 2013 New version 1.7.2
  • September 20, 2013 New version 1.7
  • September 13, 2013 New version 1.6.9
  • August 16, 2013 New version 1.6.8
  • July 31, 2013 New version 1.6.7
  • July 12, 2013 New version 1.6.6
  • June 28, 2013 New version 1.6.5
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  • June 06, 2013 New version 1.6.3
  • May 24, 2013 New version 1.6.2
  • May 15, 2013 New version 1.6.1
  • April 20, 2013 New version 1.6
  • April 01, 2013 New version 1.5.6
  • March 02, 2013 New version 1.5.5
  • February 26, 2013 New version 1.5.4
  • February 01, 2013 New version 1.5.3
  • January 19, 2013 New version 1.5.2
  • January 05, 2013 New version 1.5.1
  • December 21, 2012 New version 1.5
  • December 14, 2012 New version 1.3
  • December 01, 2012 New version 1.2
  • November 17, 2012 New version 1.1.2
  • October 30, 2012 New version 1.1.1
  • October 18, 2012 New version 1.1
  • September 18, 2012 New version 1.0.5
  • September 15, 2012 New version 1.0.4
  • September 08, 2012 New version 1.0.3
  • August 29, 2012 Initial release