There are many business books written on many topics that impact business. You don’t have to go far to “google” this or that to have access to a vast array of information that is available on the web. There are many business people and others who within their own right are knowledgeable in parlaying their expertise through blogs, podcasts, you tube and other types of networking platforms and social media.
Choosing the right business coach and advisor is as important a decision as the day you decided to become an entrepreneur and business person. You probably have experienced that both within your personal and business, lines can become blurred. Over the years I have observed and engaged clients in various conversations that have common linkages. Most have expressed a desire to get better clarity and realized that sometimes a trusted and experienced guiding hand was helpful to them.
Here are a few tips when considering hiring a business coach and advisor.
Do I recognize the need for change within my business /organization and most important, that I can’t do it alone?
Am I open to a coaching experience that often brings a broader business perspective? Will I resist “knowing it all”?
Do I recognize the benefit in utilizing reputable and experienced outside resources in helping achieve my goals?
Am I committed to building value for my customers, meaningful career and employment experiences for my employees?
Am I capable to make tough decisions to achieve what I want to do for my business?
Does my perspective and belief include the desire to improve people’s lives and deliver something people want?
These are just some examples that help put into perspective your readiness and desire to effect change within your business A good business coach and advisor can help you through these processes and focus your efforts into a blue print for future business success.
Choosing the right business adviser, at the right time for the right reasons can elevate your business game and advance your company /organization into improved profitability and performance.