My wife was petrified. She was a passenger on a plane that was flying without instruments and about to crash.
You see, she’d given up her career to be a mother, so we depended on my business for income. And we’d already lost everything once – our home, our life in paradise, and almost each other.
The problem was, I was scattered and overwhelmed. But when she suggested a business coach, I got defensive. Wasn’t this an attack on my manhood?
She helped me realize the truth: I COULD handle my business and my life myself. But a coach could help us get the life and business we wanted much faster. Plus, I was ragged – working massive hours and getting no real traction. So I hired David.
He quickly helped me prioritize my 3 and 6 month goals. Just as important, he’s helped me FOCUS on these goals, and to say “no” to all the shiny things that want to pull me off course.
I was getting bogged-down in the day-to-day running of the business, so David helped me take myself out of some of the decision loops and DELEGATE. And…
We just took a 3 week family vacation with no wifi access, and had our record month of sales!
I’m actually enjoying going to gym and picking kids up from school, instead of feeling guilty. It seems hard to believe, but the less hours I work, the easier everything is getting.
We’re having another baby (OK David doesn’t get credit for that), and next month we’re moving to Costa Rica to get back to paradise!
Who do you know who is a successful entrepreneur who might be feeling overwhelmed, and like support getting laser focused to double productivity and profits? If they have life/personal growth goals, even better!
Kindly introduce us via email or Facebook right now while they are on your mind.
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About David Wood
For 20 years David has helped entrepreneurs around the globe to grow their results, by growing themselves. A former consulting actuary to Fortune 50 companies in New York, David quit corporate life to pursue his inner journey, which now deeply influences his work.
A digital nomad, David is currently dancing salsa, paragliding, and coaching his rock star entrepreneur clients from Colombia. His specialty is doubling your productivity and profits, while halving your stress. If you become a highly authentic and inspirational leader in the process, well….that can’t be helped.