Often I get asked “Why should someone hire a coach?” or “What exactly is it that you do?” They’re great questions and reflect the reality that there are many different coaches and less than a clear understanding of what we do.
This short series answers the question. One thing to note – you may be experiencing more than one of these issues – and that’s normal. The key is recognizing what’s going on and getting the resource(s) you need to change for the better.
Click here to read "The 11 Reasons People Hire a Business Coach."
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