There are thousands, if not hundreds of thousands, of coaches and consultants in the United States. Each targets a specific audience and offers support in different areas. Although many consultants are similar, no two are alike. When you choose to hire a coach/consultant in addition to buying their expertise and the expertise of their teams you are also buying their methodology and beliefs. My pet peeves about this industry are three-fold 1) anyone can claim to be able to help regardless of experience, 2) some are very effective at marketing and therefore appeal to the masses but don’t help potential customers identify when they are not a good fit, 3) like many things in our society the people who need the most help often can’t afford it. Let’s take a look at these further. Read more!