It might not be easy to submit to coaching, but it's worth it
Sorry it's taken me so long to post this link to an October article in the New Yorker on coaching. Exposing yourself to scrutiny and fault finding isn't fun but the benefits can be remarkable. As author of the piece, a surgeon Atul Gawande says: "Coaching done well may be the most effective intervention designed for human performance". Read the full piece at: http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2011/10/03/111003fa_fact_gawande
We all have significant room for improvement, and a coach can make that journey a hell of a lot smoother.