Why Choose a Life Coach?

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Why Choose a Life Coach?

There may be times when you are looking to make changes in your life and don’t know where to find the answers.  Whether you are unhappy with your personal life or how your career is progressing, sometimes sharing your problems can bring you to the right solution.  But why choose a life coach?  This article explains the different types of life coaches and their roles.

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Why Choose A Life Coach?

By Elliot Zovighian

When people first think of a life coach they think that it is for people with some sort of illness, such as depression. They think it is for people who cannot do things for themselves and have social issues. The reality couldn’t be further from the truth. In reality there are many kinds of coaching from personal to executive development. Athletes use coaches their entire careers to get peak performance. Coaches are people who help people driven for change and improvement achieve their goals in the best possible way.

Not a psychiatrist

Coaches aren’t for people who have serious problems which a medical professional is required. They aren’t your shrink. Life coaches work with healthy people with healthy minds who are ready to take their life to the next level. They are there to be a confidential, objective and impartial partner helping people visualize their goals, and lay the foundation to achieve them.

Objective Supporter

Truly successful people aren’t surrounded by a bunch of “yes” people telling them exactly what they want to hear regardless of the outcome. Your coach with help you correct the steps you take in the process that may take you further away from the end result… your goal! We aren’t your friends or family, we’re trained impartial confidants who are they to ensure you succeed in your plan to realize your goals.

Holds you accountable

The success of any coach is the success of their clients. That means if you are serious about personal development and improving the quality of your life, you’ll want to hire a coach. Life coaches provide motivation and lay a foundation in which you both create together the path to your success. But even like an athlete, if you’re not prepared to actually do the work and put in the time you are wasting your time and theirs. Your life coach will hold you accountable to your daily, weekly, and monthly objectives in order to best maximize your potential and achieve the success you desire faster.

Your life coach will essentially become your biggest supporter and like a best friend. There to support and encourage you through your journey of improvement, or be the firm hand needed when the going gets tough. If you are serious about becoming the best you can be, achieve the success you’ve always wanted, and live the lifestyle you’ve always dreamed, then a life coach can help you be all you desire and more. Consider a life coach today.

Elliot Zovighian is a life coach, speaker, author, blogger is the owner of EZ Lifestyles, a life coaching company from Toronto, Canada. His daily blog offers articles and advice on such subjects as life skills, work and career, relationships, parenting, featured videos and more. http://www.ezlifestyles.ca

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