Thursday, November 22, 2007

The Art Of Coaching

Have you ever wondered how some of the best athletes in the world continue to get better year and after? What about some of the most successful individuals in the areas of marketing, sales, and business, how do they continue to perform at exceptional levels and outperform everyone else consistently?

The answer is very easy. They have coaches that help them set up game plans to hit their goals. A Coach can help you discover things about yourself you may not have been aware of. They help you tap into your creative genius to bring about the desired results. Coaching helps you reach your full potential and take your game to the next level. It also serves as a mechanism to improve your performance, and at the same time provide avenues of continued growth and development. Coaches are ruthlessly results oriented and they help to hold you accountable.

The primary function of coaching is to bridge the gap between where you are and where you want to be.... A coach should assess your performance by reviewing the situation as it stands today. Next you and your coach should sit down and define achievable realistic goals, explore several ideas by brainstorming, and then put a plan of action into place with needed follow up.

Initially you might think you don't need a coach, but I would suggest you think again. Anyone that has ever achieved any level of greatness in any endeavor has had a coach. Michael Jordan arguably the greatest playeer to have played the game of basketball had a coach. Tiger Woods has a coach. Professional athletes can have a variety of coaches for different areas such as conditioning, health and nutrition, free throw shooting, blocking, batting, passing and defense, depending on the sport.

You would do well to do the same. Sometimes a life coach can help you maximize your potential in the various areas of your life, such as the mental, physical, spritual, social, career, and family.

Get a coach today and raise the bar and go onto the greatness you were destined for.

To Your Great Success.

Mel Richardson
VisionStar Enterprises
1906 Galetown Drive
Severn, Maryland 21144


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