It is well established within the business community that business coaching is a vital component of successful enterprises, ensuring that both the business and the people within that business are performing to their very best.
Offering far more than a traditional consultant, the business coach doesn't just provide information; a business coach will give you the tools & skills that you need to keep you and your business on track, heading for more and more success each and every day.
Using a business coach produces results:
Two different types of small business are going to emerge in the months and years
The first will struggle as a victim of the economy. It will have average Marketing, an average website and be run by someone who has an average understanding of these subjects. A couple of years ago, in the era of the Celtic Tiger these businesses did OK – nothing amazing but they created a profit and ticked over nicely. Unfortunately, in this climate, many of these average businesses will be crushed by the downturn.
The second type of business, less than 10%, won’t just survive a recession – they’ll thrive. They’ll defy all the expectations and their customers and profits will rise while everyone else panics. The people who run these businesses will have realised that complacency is no longer an option. They’ll master the skills of thriving during a recession. They are the people that recognise it is the people that are in their team that play a critical role in success or failure. These are the people that know the value of having their own professional business coach. These are the people that are going to thrive and achieve phenomenal success in their business now that the Celtic Tiger is on it's last legs, in fact, these are the people that are going to resussitate the Celtic Tiger.
Which type of business owner would you rather be?
The essence and purpose of the coaching relationship:
“highly effective means of unlocking the potential of the individual in order to maximise their performance” John Whitmore, from Coaching for Performance.