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Gaining An Edge Through Coaching

Updated: Aug 10, 2021

How a Business Coach can help you succeed.

Coaching… what does it really do for clients?

Coaching will help you untangle complex issues and find solutions faster.

Coaching will help you gain clarity around a specific topic, or provide you the opportunity to just process what’s going on around work, life, or both as you figure out your next move.

Your competitors are using coaches to gain an edge. That edge comes at your expense.

Athletes, celebrities, and business leaders use coaches because they know the value that coaches bring by helping them find clarity around difficult decisions, develop and execute strategies, act as sources of accountability, and more.

What goals are your competitors working on? How to launch a new product, how to expand their business into new markets, how to make better hiring decisions, how to be better managers, how to use their time more efficiently, how to improve work culture, how to identify and develop talent. The list goes on, and coaching can be a major asset in the pursuit of those goals.

As they get better, your competitive advantage diminishes (or their competitive advantage gets larger). As the article I posted yesterday says, coaching is all about getting where you want to go in life, faster.

When you get clear on what you want, why you want it, and how you’re going to get it, life gets simpler. This is what coaches do for their clients.


About the Author:

Matt Beckmann - Management Consultant - Executive Coach

Matt Beckmann is the Founder & Managing Director of Ascent Consultants. In addition to experience as a former Chief of Staff to the Missouri Auditor and as a Corporate Vice President and General Counsel, he has advanced training and certifications in law, business, coaching, athletics, and leadership. His blog content, inspired by his deep passion for unlocking his reader's best potential, consistently equips business owners and individuals with the knowledge and resources to overcome obstacles that may be hindering growth.

Ascent Consultants - Management Consultants to Enable Your Business Growth

Ascent Consultants provides business and strategy consulting, executive and leadership coaching, and leadership assessments. By converting client growth goals into an actionable "game plan," we help companies and individuals unlock their full potential.

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