May 19, 2010 // Franchising.com // LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – Anyone who has ever thrown their hat into the entrepreneurial ring knows just what a gamble it can be. The statistics are scary, showing that only 70 percent of them are still afloat within two years and that, by the five year mark, only half of them survive. The element that makes the difference between a successful business and a struggling one, for many people, is getting business coaching sessions.
"Many people are not quite sure at first what business coaching even is," explains Brad Sugars, Founder and Chairman of ActionCOACH, a company specializing in providing business coaching services. "Once they realize just how many ways business coaching can help, they often wonder they didn't team up with one much sooner."
Working with the right business coach can put a business on a path that it might never otherwise have reached. Increasingly, people are learning that a business coach is an important asset for any type of small- to medium-sized business. Consider some of these benefits to getting a small business coaching sessions:
"Think about just how important a coach is in sports," adds Sugars. "When it comes to having a business coach, it's the same level of importance. The main mission of a business goal is to help you succeed."
Each year, thousands of business owners and managers take the route of hiring a business coach. When they do, they ensure that their business will receive fine-tuning and be lead to a victory, along with seeing a solid return on investment. Having a knowledgeable business coach advising to keep your business heading in the right direction is always a beneficial move.
ActionCOACH is the world's number one business coaching and executive coaching franchise, with more than 1,000 offices in 26 countries.