Many times the client has to develop new skills or develop new pattersof relationships in order to be able to take a particular path. As theircoach, I help them through this process so that they will be able tomake educated, well-based decisions.5. Maintaining the Balance: One of the major concerns of some of myclients is maintaining a balance between their work and their personallives. This can be rather frustrating as they are frequently forced tochoose between two conflicting demands on their time - or betweentime for the company and time for themselves. I help my clients learnhow to balance both their work and personal lives effectively.6. Entrepreneurs - a Special Case: Some of my clients are embarkingon one of the greatest and riskiest of life’s journeys - starting their ownbusiness or being part of a start-up team. I bring special knowledgeand experience to these clients - I have started and managed sixcompanies of my own. The sharp entrepreneurs seek me out prior tostarting their business. I help them through each step of the businessplanning process as well as to offer guidance on how to establish atime line and get each task done quickly.7. Assessments: For leadership or executive coaching engagements Ioften conduct a formal assessment. For leadership coaching, itidentifies the leadership style of the client and their strengths andweaknesses. An executive assessment catalogues the strengths andweakness of the client within their role in the company. We use theseassessments to plan the coaching program and monitor its results.8. Time Management: Time management is one area where many of my clients need help. Over the years, I have developed a wide range of tools and approaches that help with this. I get my clients workingsmart and getting more out of their days.9. Riding the Rollercoaster: Downturns and business plateaus are a factof business life. These can be stressful times. I help my clients workthrough these challenges and find a path that will open up newopportunities.10. Planning Support: Most of my clients do not start our engagementwith an adequate for their career or personal growth. I help them clearthis vision by offering guidance and the results of my experience andrange of connections. Our objective is to generate a clear and solidlybased vision of their future - one that they can implement withconfidence.