How A Business Coach Can Help Improve Your Business
I am sure we have all heard variations of the phrase ‘it takes a village’, this is usually used in the context of raising a child, however, this phrase can really apply to many different situations, including business.
Why should you hire a business coach?
The number one reason why you should hire a business coach is support, a business coach is there to support you. They are there to help you and your business to succeed. They will help you regain focus and direction. They will be able to take your ideas, dreams, and goals and make them a reality.
A business coach is not there to take over or do all the work for you, they are there however, to help you achieve sustainability, profitability, and success.
Do I need a business coach?
I suppose another way to think about it is why don’t you need a coach? Is your business currently running smoothly? Are you reaching your targets and/ or goals? Are you currently full to capacity? Are you happy with your business?
If you can answer yes to all those questions, then no you probably don’t need a coach. However, a coach is there to help you when you are struggling, feeling overwhelmed, losing motivation and/ or direction. If you are sat there feeling like you are in charge of a sinking ship, then a business coach is there to stop you from going completely under.
It costs too much
A business coach does cost money, however, try not to think of it as a cost, think of it as an investment. You are investing in someone to help you out. You are investing in their experience, expertise, knowledge, time.
The majority of business coaches have been there, done that. They have been where you are and they want to help you, they want to stop you from making the mistakes they made, they want to make it easier for you then they had it.
What can a business coach do for me?
A business coach is there to give you –
…and many more things. A business coach is there to help you gain the skills required in order to become successful in your business. Different coaches will have different experiences, specialisms and different methods; however, their overall goal will be the same.
How do I find a business coach?
There are several places you can find a business coach from, you can search online, or you can ask family/ friends.
I know a number of different business coaches including Bex Harper, Bex Harper Tutoring & Coaching.
Bex is a qualified teacher and coach, she has a certificate in Personal Coaching and an International Coach Federation-certified certificate in group coaching. She is a transformational success coach who has helped numerous people through group workshops and personal coaching and mentoring to achieve their goals.