We are constantly reminded by our loved ones, media adverts and our own conscience, that it is important to take care of your health and also ensure doing regular screenings when we reach certain age milestones. Why not apply the same principle when it comes to the running and managing your own business?
Running a business is challenging at the best of times and ultimately you want that business to grow and become increasingly profitable. To reach the point where you can work less while reaping the rewards, it is essential to get the foundation right. Once you have that in place, your business should be running smoothly, with or without you, while simultaneously making you the money you dreamed off when you started out.
Aspiring business coaches about to take the step to start coaching typically face the question: should I buy into a franchise or should I go it alone? Certainly, there are pros and cons to both. Take pen to paper, write them down and weigh them up. Importantly, be honest about where you are at and what you need to do in order to get where you want to be.
As business coaching franchises are not created equal, we’ll look at the advantages of investing in an ActionCOACH franchise verses going at it alone.
Customers are the lifeblood of every business. As a small business owner, you want to attract and keep good customers. But competition is fierce out there and you have to cut through a lot of clutter to grab customers’ attention. Your business could get lost in the clutter if you haven’t taken steps to stand out.
Today’s consumers are also discerning and they can take their pick when it comes to where they take their business. So how can you ensure that they pick you?
Running a business is very much like being in a relationship. You constantly have to work at it. You have ups and downs, times when things are exciting, and other times when things are just plain dull. Here’s how you spice things up to fall back in love with your business.
Times have changed dramatically since the business coaching industry was pioneered and you are not limited to one-on-one coaching anymore. As we see it, a coach should have a range of service offerings to meet the needs of all businesses. Here are 9 ways you could make money as a coach.