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Posted by Rich Fettke.
"Two heads are better than one." -Unknown
If you want to leap from surviving to thriving then please consider getting some help!
For example, when I wanted to bring my ideas to the world through my first book, I didn’t sit in my office trying to do it all on my own. I knew there were very talented and experienced people out there who could make the process a whole lot easier and more enjoyable.
First, I met with a person who specializes in helping consultants, coaches and speakers discover and simplify their particular messages and techniques. Then I hired a professional writer and editor to get my unique message and strategies into a top-notch book proposal. Next I found an agent to place my polished proposal into the hands of the best publishers. Then, when several publishers asked me to fly to New York for interviews, I hired a media coach who prepared me by clarifying what I wanted to say and how I wanted to say it. And finally, I found a great publisher who provided me with an incredible editor along with a publicity and sales team.
You see, I didn’t leave anything to chance. I also didn’t try to struggle on my own to achieve the outcome I wanted. I gained the support, talent, experience, and the energy of a whole team of people who partnered with me to achieve my goal.
If you want to succeed with greater ease, then please consider who might be able to help you as you continue on the climb towards your dreams and goals.
1. What is one goal you have been putting off because you believe that you lack the experience, contacts, abilities or time to make it happen?
2. How might you be able to hire someone to help you achieve that goal?
3. What is the next step you’ll take to get help in achieving that goal?