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Arrows pointing upward. Establishing long-term business goals could involve setting weekly client meetings and meetings with centers of influence (like estate planning attorneys and CPAs). (Photo: tadamichi /Adobe Stock)

Strategic planning and goal setting are incredibly important for businesses of all sizes, as well as for business owners themselves. This process should connect your goals with “why” that goal is important to the activities that people do within the company. 

A good business coach will guide you through the goal setting process, facilitate the strategic planning process, and hold you accountable. I have found coaching, goal setting and the strategic planning process energizing while simultaneously creating focus, and a new year is a good time to implement plans to supercharge your business.

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