“A man’s growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson, American writer and philosopher
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Whether you are a loyal subscriber to The Quotable Coach, or you are reading this blog for the first time, we have something in common: a commitment, even a passion, for growth and development.
This characteristic is right up there with optimism and open-mindedness as critical factors associated with success in a coaching relationship.
One of the most important reasons for this is what’s often referred to as “social support”: beyond the coach’s direct support of your journey, it is imperative to have an advocacy base amongst friends and family.
How can you, through your association with highly capable, committed, and supportive friends and family, expand and enhance the choirs of their support to more completely realize your fullest growth potential?