What is a business coach and why do I need one?

In the past did you have a coach in a sport or a teacher with an extracurricular activity? If so, you know the value that coaching brings. Good business coaches help their clients get outstanding results.

What is a business coach?

A business coach is a professional who has been trained to coach business leaders in taking their business from where it is now to where they want it to go.  They may help with topics such as creating a vision for your business ,helping you with time managemen or task prioritization, or even help you recognize opportunities to help your employees be the best they can be.  Basically - a business coach is a person who will guide you to a more successful place in your business.

Why do I need a business coach? 

In the past did you have a coach in a sport or a teacher with an extracurricular activity? If so, you know the value that coaching brings. Every individual at the top of their field, whether an professional athlete, business legend or political leader surrounds themselves with coaches and advisors. Good business coaches help their clients get outstanding results.

A Proverb tells us that “there is safety in a multitude of counselors.” Your business success is directly related to the information and wisdom that you utilize in running your business. Are you interested in mentoring and coaching to receive counsel in order to achieve business success? With a good coach you will remove obstacles and you will begin to increase cash flows and business growth. Your business will not grow beyond your capability to manage that growth. We frequently provide solutions to successful business owners who:

  • Feel buried by constant interruptions and problems.
  • Are experiencing stress related to cash flow problems.
  • Have been burned by a large bad debt.
  • Are guilty and frustrated about missing important family events.
  • Feel vulnerable to increasing competition.
  • Are aggravated about poor employee performance.

For related articles about business coaching, visit http://www.smallbusinesscoach.org/

 

Alan Melton

by: Alan Melton

Small Business Coach Associates

Alan Melton founded Small Business Coach Associates in 2002 after selling a successful business to a publicly-held company. Since then we have served over a thousand small business owners, helping them to overcome obstacles, to increase their revenues and profits, to build winning teams, and to spend more time enjoying personal pursuits and time with their families.

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