Well… sort of… your career coach can be much MORE. He can be your guide, your teacher, your mentor, or your confidant. He can also be your worst critic or your best sounding board. What the coach is to you as a client really depends on how you develop your relationship with him (or her). But one thing is certain – in order to make effective changes, your coach has to do what it takes to make sure you commit and action to these changes. A GOOD career coach will make his client accountable for making those changes.
“If you want any change to happen on the outside, something must shift within you.”
Here are some ways to get the most out of your coaching relationship:
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The author is a 30 year corporate veteran and a career coach and mentor. He specialises in the tricky process of career switching and transition, and has also helped to transform individual career performances