<— return to the blog

Don’t drag them around


This week’s question from my portal “The Neagle Code: Directions for Life” comes from someone who wishes to remain anonymous.

Neagle Code Question

Are there certain types of people that just wouldn’t make good coaching clients? And if so, how do you spot them?

Thanks, David! xoxo

Neagle Code Answer

Hi, and thanks for your GREAT question!

You know, I’ve been saying for years that people have the right to be as happy as they want to be or as miserable as they want to be.

A rule that I live by is if you have to drag someone into a program, you’ll have to drag them around. That’s not enjoyable for either party.

All this being said, there are some red flags to alert you that a prospect may not be a good fit for coaching.

1) Have they demonstrated a willingness to change? (You want a yes here.) In your conversation you should be able to identify their sense of urgency or their reason for wanting to change, and you should be looking for things they have already started doing to begin to change.

2) Do they take responsibility for their life and circumstances? (You want a yes here.) Generally, someone who does not take responsibility for everything in their life is not coachable, and if you take them on as a client, you’ll be the next person blamed for their situation.

Always remember, that you’re looking for people who WANT to change…not for people who find significance in drama and despair.

PS: If you enjoy reading my weekly Neagle Code, you’ll LOVE my podcast, The Successful Mind. You can expect cutting edge information and strategies relating to success mindset, leadership, wealth creation, and relationships, all based in Universal Law and my own experience creating a multi-million dollar business.

Will you do me a favor? Subscribe, listen and leave me a review! I’d love to know what you think!

Thanks in advance…click on the graphic below to listen in:

[adrotate banner=”43″]

iTunes | Android

P.S. Whenever you’re ready… here are 2 ways we can help you grow YOUR business:

  • The Successful Mind Podcast. Each week, we drop cutting edge information and strategies relating to success mindset, leadership, wealth creation, and relationships.
  • Join other like-minded small business owners in our Business Transformation Facebook Group! Allow us to be a place to share ideas, get advice, and meet others who value truth and growth!

If you’re ready to take ownership over your destiny and start living life on your own terms, this course will provide the step-by-step framework you need.

The time for excuses and playing small is over.

Are you ready to break through your limitations, gain unstoppable confidence, and claim the life you desire?

Then take the first step by joining 6 Steps to Personal Freedom right now.

Grab your ticket now before our Super Early Bird Pricing expires on July 2nd!

Program start date is October 9, 2023