5 Compelling Reasons Not To Hire An Executive Coach

If you’re wondering about hiring a coach, here are five good reasons not to.

Previously published on Forbes

1. Someone Told You To

To engage with a coach, you really need just one thing — a willingness to change.

2. You Think Hiring a Coach is Going to Make You Look Good

3. You Just Want to Vent

You have to be willing to listen.

4. You don’t have time for personal or organizational change

One of my least favorite kinds of coaching clients are those who show up to coaching sessions out of breath and unprepared.

5. You don’t really want anyone to know you are working with a coach

Founder of Henley Leadership Group. Developing leaders who create happy, productive workplaces. Thought Leader | Executive Coach | Forbes Contributor | Speaker

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