What exactly is the difference between a Coach and a Consultant? You will sometimes hear the words used interchangeably, but there really is a difference. In my own practice, I am foremost a Coach. But, at times, I may serve as a Consultant or trusted Advisor. (Oh no, not another term).
Most people don’t care what I’m called, they just want results and particular outcomes. For the sake of clarity though, here’s a table showing the differences between a Coach and a Consultant.
Coaching VS Consulting VS Therapy
From a Harvard Business Review Research Report (Click to enlarge)