The decision to hire a business coach can be one of the most important decisions you ever make for yourself and your business. As a business owner, you will need someone to lend you some support, assistance and guidance, particularly at the most critical times in your business.
When I started one of my luxury businesses on a wing and prayer, I made many mistakes. Mistakes that could have been avoided saving myself a lot of money and pain. Yes, you can learn on your own by trial and error but there is the opportunity cost. With a business coach you minimise the errors, there’s no need to reinvent the wheel and you learn from someone who has actually done what you are trying to do which is to ultimately find the right luxury clients for your business.
In my blog post, Do you really need a business coach? I spoke about the fact that there are good and bad coaches out there and gave you some tips on how to choose your business coach wisely. When you do eventually compile a short list of coaches, these are some of the qualities you should look for: