Source: Coaching Life Magazine
by Jacob Aldridge
When I started my career in 2006, I had to explain to people what ‘business coaching’ was. Now, I have to explain how I’m different from the dozen shonky business coaches they’ve met at networking breakfasts.
I do this by telling them I’m a business coach who doesn’t believe business coaching works; how coaches who are proud they’re not consultants are setting up their clients, and their own business, for failure.
So, what is the difference between a consultant and a coach, and how does that distinction play out in the reality of helping business clients?
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