I recently read an article about business coaching, and although I consider myself a consultant we know that lately the terms are interchangeable and I thought this article had valid points.

This is how the article started. Today, having a Business Coach is no longer a luxury, it’s a necessity. Sure, your business may survive without one, but it can never thrive.

Some of the key points related to the value of the objective perspective that can keep you accountable and provide insight you don’t have.  Unless we are lawyers or accountants, we must hire them because they handle things we neither know about nor have the time to learn. Good consultants have that same depth of knowledge in the business realm.

Often, whatever size business, people get so focused on the day to day that they lose sight of how to effectively grow and develop the business. Consultants are the experts who can show businesses how to revise their focus to work more effectively, gain profits and stay accountable to their growth.  They see trends and understand the importance of target marketing in its purest form

Above all, a good consultant coach works with the business to help them achieve their goals, not some generic formula. Consultants teach how to continue the process so each person and each business can have ongoing success.  They don’t do the work but help each client design the best plan for growth.

Bottom Line; for less than you imagine you can receive great results that will last a long time.  What are you waiting for?  Find the best consultant/coach for you.

I can be reached at harriet@trainingsolutions-hlc.com