Studies show that entrepreneurs are positively impacted by personal growth; and most who start up as amateurs often fail because they lack the personal growth necessary for proper business development.
It is imperative that if you decide to begin the journey of becoming an entrepreneur, that you take the development of your personal growth seriously. Below are a few coaching tips that you can implement daily to help you stay on track.
1. Growing your self-awareness.
Approaching someone at least once a week will expand your insight into your topic of conversation and increase the comfort level or degree of confidence you want to achieve. You will feel more comfortable in telling your success story.
2. Maximizing your strengths and making them better.
As you coach your way to personal growth, you will start to notice your strengths daily.
Maybe you left a great impression on a potential prospect that will leave you wondering how you did it! There is always room for growing your strengths while helping others around you.
3. Increasing accountability for your personal growth.
When you have more eyes on your actions, thoughts, and feelings you are prone to be awake and notice what your strengths and weaknesses are. This will increase your accountability for your personal growth and allow you to step out of your comfort zone.
4. Deepening your compassion and ability to understand others.
As you self-coach through your personal growth journey, your understanding for others improves. The more you understand and forgive others, the better you become in understanding your own areas of weakness; helping you to ultimately become a magnet to others you encounter. Always keep in mind that being positive and a cheerleader to others is an important part of what entrepreneurs do.
“Leaders become great not because of their power but, because of their ability to empower others. “
~ John Maxwell.