Designing My Own Future In Fashion
Time To Tell My (Unruly) Fashion Career Who's Boss And Hire A Career Coach!
Nearly all of us reach critical points in our career when we recognize there is so much more we want to do, but don't know how to make it happen, or don't even think it's possible. It's like there's this invisible force holding you back.
I know the fashion industry is where I want to be. However, I would love to increase my motivation, performance, effectiveness, marketability, promotability, and ultimately become more engaged in what I do.
Why investing in a personal career coach may be one of the best steps I can take toward my happiness and career satisfaction.
The popularity of coaching today is evidence for its ability to make a difference. Coaching is effective because it helps you to gain clarity and a sense of purpose, set clear and appropriate goals, challenges you to do more than you might have done on your own, and provides support, encouragement, resources, and insight to achieve goals faster.
On The Hunt For A Perfect 'Coach-Client' Fit
From all the research I've gathered, the first and most essential aspect of effective coaching is a good fit in the 'coach-client' relationship. Thankfully most coaches offer a complimentary 30 minute 'get-to-know' consultation before any commitment is made. The coach I choose is going to have a major impact on both my professional and personal life. Therefore, I understand that great chemistry is imperative!
I've narrowed my selection down to 5 options: