It is easy to think about the past - but what does this do for us now?
It is easy to think about what we want and where we want to get to in the future - but how does this help us now?
Coaching allows the client to focus on who they are at the present moment and teaches them to live life as it unfolds in front of them rather than in the past or future.
"If you are depressed, you are living in the past.
If you are anxious, you are living in the future.
If you are at peace, you are living in the present."
When we think about where we are now the future does not look so big or so daunting. This way of thinking allows us to more easily take the necessary steps forward to achieving our goals without anxiety and without letting the world pass us by.
"People participate in or seek out coaching because they want things to be different. They are looking for a change or they have important goals to reach...
They come to coaching to be more effective or more satisfied at work or to develop new skills to help navigate life's changes.
Some people want more from life - more peace of mind, more security, more impact in their work. And sometimes, they want less - less confusion, less stress, less financial pressure. In general, they come to coaching because they want a better quality of life - more fulfillment, better balance..."
- Co-Active Coaching: Changing Business Transforming Lives, 3rd Ed.
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