WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN PERSONAL GROWTH VERSUS PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT?
With personal development being the tools to get you where you want to be, personal growth is the benefit of your action. Personal growth does mean different things to different people, but ultimately, think of it as your end goal
WHAT ARE THE MAIN AREAS OF PERSONAL GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT?
The 5 main areas of personal development are:
It is important to Identify the areas where you'd like to improve.
Work with a coach or mentor to assemble a structured detailes actionable plan.
WHY IS PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT IMPORTANT?
Personal development is a vital part of an individual's growth and progression. By allowing you to explore key areas of self-improvement, you're more likely to feel fulfilled in your personal life – and it could even benefit you from a professional perspective.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT?
There are plenty of benefits to personal development. Personal growth isn’t easy but the benefits will make the journey worthwhile.
* Increase self-awareness and self-esteem
* Increae mental fitness
* Increase resiliance
* More knowledge and learned skills
* Improved personal and professional relationships
WHAT HAPPENS IF A COACHING SESSION ARE MISSED?
Life happens, I understand and respect that. I require a 48-hour notice if you are not able to attend our session so we can then reschedule. Less than 24 hours you will be charge for the full session cost that you had missed. I am sure you can understand that this is a professional business practice. therefor my time is valuable, and just like you, I also have accounts that needs to be paid. With an advance cancellation I can try to fill your lost time slot with another client.
WHAT ARE KAREL’S CREDENTIALS?
As an ongoing entrepreneur and business owner Karel started his own businesses in the Health and Beauty, Manufacturing and Product Chain Industries.
He has also worked and have experience inside the Tourism Industry, Mining Industry, as well has served in the South African Police Force . He is a published author with his book Do You Really Want To Be An Entrepreneur, and co-author two other books, Finding Your Moment Of Clarity, and The Game Changers. In 2016 he was awarded with The Top 20 Small Business Award from the NSBC.
Karel is a licensed and accredited Business Coach with SA Business Coaches, COMENSA, ICR (International Coaching Register), and a registered NLP Practioner with the American Union of NLP (AUNLP). He completed his Master Sales Certification from The Cardone Sales University, USA in 2019 and holds a Batchelor’s degree in Counseling.
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HOW CAN PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT HELP ME?
Personal development is just that: it’s personal.
Every human is different. If our society cracked the nut on personal development, every self-help book would help everyone. Or every learning process would benefit every student.
But we know from our life experiences that there’s no “one-size-fits-all” solution to anything when it comes to human nature.
It’s important to lean on personalized support like coaching to help craft a catered plan that works for you. You won’t have the same needs, strengths, opportunities, and skills as your neighbor. So why would your personal development plan be the same?
Push yourself outside of your comfort zone. By doing so, you'll be on the path to reaching your full potential.
While self-actualization and Inner Work® is a lifelong process, your personal development goals shouldn't be daunting. Start small — like building a new skill or even investing in work-life balance. By doing so, you'll set yourself up for success in all areas of your life.
If you're ready to make a change to improve the quality of your life, consider how personal and professional development coaching can help. With help from BetterUp, you can awaken your full potential..
WHAT ARE THE MAIN PERSONAL DEVELOPEMENT SKILLS TO WORK ON?
Personal development is looking inward and focusing on ways to better yourself. Personal development increases your self-awareness, your self-esteem, increases your skills, and fulfills your aspirations.
At Success Growth Academy we strongly belief in personal inner work. In many ways, personal development is a form of Personal Inner Work. It is the act of looking inward to achieve a purpose or result, especially in the pursuit of clarity, purpose, and passion in life.
Personal development is much larger than just career development or self-development. It encompasses all aspects of your life where you’d like to see personal growth — and it doesn’t discriminate on where it shows up for you.
When it comes to personal development, it’s hard to not reference Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. According to Maslow, your basic needs need to be fulfilled in order to reach your fullest potential. In other words. To reach self-actualization means we’re reaching the highest levels of self-awareness, self-confidence, personal growth, and self-realization.
Much like Maslow’s hierarchy of needs, we see five different areas of personal development. Different personal development goals can fall into different categories.
Exercising your brain and staying mentally fit is critical to personal development.
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Social connections and relationships are also a must-have for any personal development.
And from social connections, we gain important skills. Like communication skills, problem-solving, relationship-building, and the ability to receive (and give) feedback. We also learn from those around us and their experiences.
Personal growth and development — whether you’re religious or not — can come through in spirituality. It’s important to recognize that religion and spirituality are not synonymous. In fact, far from it.
Spirituality means you’re investing in a deeper understanding of your own self in the world around you.
Emotional personal development often goes hand-in-hand with emotional intelligence. At its simplest, emotional intelligence is the ability to understand feelings. Beyond feelings, it’s understanding how those feelings shape our thoughts and actions.
A healthy body nourishes a healthy mind. There’s an intrinsic link between your physical, mental, and emotional well-being.
This aspect of personal development is focused on physical health — like nutrition, sleep, exercise, and movement. When your physical self is nourished, it’s likely your mind is also reaping those benefits.
Increased self-awareness and self-esteem.
Personal growth requires looking inward at your own thoughts, feelings, habits, and reactions. It requires attentiveness — and awareness — to who you are as a person in a present state. But it also challenges you to look to the future to where you want to go.
Increased mental fitness.
Becoming mentally fit requires work. And many aspects of personal development aid in building strong mental fitness. With increased mental fitness, you’ll see a ripple effect of positive benefits.
WHAT IMPORTANT PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT QUESTIONS SHOULD I ASK MYSELF ?
Ask yourself these 3 key questions:
*. Where am I now?
* Where do I want to be?
* How do I get there?
WHAT CAN I EXPECT FROM PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT?
Among other things, personal development may include the following activities: Improving self-awareness. Improving self-knowledge. Improving skills and/or learning new ones.
WILL THERE BE A CONFIDENTIALY AGREEMENT?
Yes, and this will be sent to you as part of our coaching agreement.
Karel will listen actively to his client’s goals, vision, beliefs, and percieved challenges. He will then ‘window shop” using a special framework and methodology called D.I.T.A.R-B.O.P to develop powerful questions, and communication techniques to evoke awareness within is client to move them forward toward their desired outcomes.
HOW MUCH DO PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT COACHING COST?
A great and important question. Like any other coaching whether it is business coaching or personal life coaching is to deliver quality services to help the client get the results and outcome that they want. A better question to ask is “what will it cost me, my family, and my life if I do not invest in an accredited and qualified coach?”.
When investing in Personal Life Coaching services or any other form of business assistance, you want to think about your return on investment and whether or not the returns justify the expense. You’re coached on all facets of persoal growth and development s, from your interpersonal skills to your technical know-how. When you’re able to trust the results, the cost of Personal Life Coaching services becomes a means to an end.
Schedule your free 30-minute session to learn more about the cost to invest in Karel’s Results Coaching services.
WHAT MAKES KAREL DIFFERENT FROM OTHER PERSONAL AND BUSINESS COACHES?
The coaching industry is an unregulated industry resulting in so many people becoming business coaches, liife coaches without the proper regulated coaching qualifications. Karel has a batchelor degree in Counseling as well as went through a rigorous business coaches trainer program resulting in more than 364 coaching hours. He is a registered business coach with SA Business Coaches, COMENSA (Coaches and Mentors of South Africa), ICR (International Coaches Register) and a registered NLP Practitioner with The American NLP Foundation. He is bound by the ICF 8 Core Competencies, COMENSA 9 Behavioural Standards, SA Business Coaches 9 Business Coaching Competencies. He uses a proven success diagnostic tool called D.I.T.A.R-B.O.P to understand and differentiate the 16 critical areas of the client’ business where he can help with business results coaching, consulting, therapy, life coaching, and or counseling.
IS PHYSICAL PRESCENCE REQUIRED?
Physical presence in a coaching session is preferred, but not always possible. The beauty with today’s technology is that coaching sessions can be effectively conducted online via Zoom, Skype, Teams etc.
All sessions paid for in advance will incurred a 5% discount.
HOW LONG IS A COACHING SESSION?
The initial meet-and-greet session will be approximately 30-minutes. Thereafter, if agreed to work together it will be followed up by a 2-hour Scoping session where the problem(s), and challenging areas in your life will be identified with possible well-formed outcomes. All other coaching sessions thereafter will be approximately an hour per session.
WILL MY FILE BE AVAILABLE FOR ME?
As part of our professional service to the client we use an online platform called Coach In The Corner (CITC) where all the client’s coaching notes, objectives, goals, milestones, and progress are available 24/7. The client will receive log in details with a password, so they can log in from any device at any time to track their progress, and what was discussed in each coaching session.