Moving forward with your life and accomplishing goals is a great feeling. As more people attend seminars, workshops, buy books, and sign up for online courses, there is no doubt that the self improvement industry is booming.
One of the services that has also seen a spike is working with an online life coach. In today’s virtual world many people who are seeking guidance and support have turned to coaches who help them through video, email, and chat. Yet many wonder if this type of service is just as effective as meeting in person.
Here are some of the benefits of working with a virtual coach:
- You will save a ton of time
One of the biggest drawbacks of working with a life coach from their office is that you are now subjugated to having to get in your car, sit in traffic, and drive across town to meet with them. For people who live in Los Angeles, this can easily take up an extra hour or two a day.
But if you work with an online life coach, you have the convenience of being able to speak with them from your home or office. All you would have to do is find a quiet space to speak for about forty-five minutes and you will be all set.
- You will be more calm and relaxed
Another drawback to driving is that it could cause you some stress and frustration from having to sit in traffic. If you are the type of person who is easily triggered, then it will be difficult for you to get the most out of your session if you are not in a good state of being.
Working with a coach who can speak to you from the comfort of your home or office allows you a few minutes to get into a calm and relaxed space which will aide and assist in your ability to reap the most benefit from your session.
- You have more coaches to choose from
Finding the right life coach that fits your personality and needs is not easy. There are many factors that are at work when it comes to choosing someone who best suits you.
If you are limited to only working with someone who lives in a twenty mile radius from you, this is going to limit the amount you have to choose from (especially if you live in a small city or suburb).
By working with an online life coach, you now have the entire country to find someone who will best fit your needs.