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What Are The Benefits Of An Accountability Partner?

What Are The Benefits Of An Accountability Partner?

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5 Accountability Partnership Benefits

What Are The Benefits Of An Accountability Partner?

Some people will tell you that accountability is a solitary journey that is best taken alone. This is far from the truth, they are wrong. Sharing your journey with a helpful friend, family member, or acquaintance can enrich the experience. But it’s not nearly as good as finding an outsider and having them hold you to account and help you in a variety of ways.

An outsider can keep you concentrated and motivated so you recognize your strengths and weaknesses. you concentrated and motivated to help you recognize your strengths and weaknesses. Accountability partners are the perfect companion for your self-exploratory journey towards accountability. An experienced person who will help you work towards achieving your goals and objectives,

This is how an accountability partner can benefit you in your struggle.

1. They Help You Stay On Track

An accountability partner that knows your objectives and shares the aims that you are working for can help you recognize the times where you start getting unfocused. They can help you get back on track by reminding you of the benefits of achieving your goals and can be a constant source of insight and motivation. To help keep your energies up and your willpower strong.
You can think of an accountability partner as the person who understands your journey and is ready to help you achieve success. Helping you see your progress and shortcoming clearly so you can work on fixing the points that require the most attention. This sense of ‘I have a lot of time’ and ‘I can do it whenever I want’ never lets you lift your business off the ground. It keeps you interested enough, but you never define a course of action to achieve those dreams. There’s always a tomorrow, right?

2. They Keep You Motivated

An accountability partner can be a much needed and treasured source of motivation, inspiration, strength, and support. A person you can trust with the thoughts and feelings that hold you back from achieving progress. They can help you resolve any negative thoughts and emotions. They’ll do this by giving you a chance to work through them slowly with support and encouragement. This way, you get the motivation you need to overcome your fears. To overcome negative thoughts allowing you to put your total energy towards achieving success and growth.

3. They Provide Support And Advice

As an independent observer of your journey, your accountability partner can give you insights into your progress. They can also help you identify your strengths and weaknesses. They’ll pinpoint areas that require more attention and focus. In this way, you get trusted advice and support to detect behaviours that may negatively affect progress and slowly kick bad habits. You end up getting a better understanding of your action, thoughts, and emotions. This means you’ll be getting the information you need to make significant progress towards your goals.

4. They Share Your Happiness and Success

An accountability partner is a perfect person with whom to share your happiness and success of your achievements. Your accountability partner can help you see all the progress you have made through your accountability journey in a new light. This way, you develop more trust and confidence in your abilities and get the motivation to go further. They can also help you to set higher goals and objectives to challenge your skills and get more significant results than before. You can help each other grow and succeed when you work together and build on each other’s strengths while covering each other’s weaknesses. Not forgetting someone to share the celebration of victory as you complete the goal.

5. They Help You Push the Limits

An accountability partner can help you challenge your abilities and recognize areas where more significant progress can be made. This way, you get the chance to set more significant objectives and aim higher. As a result, your capabilities are continuously expanded and improved. You can also end up at a better place in terms of progress as compared to what you could achieve if you were alone. Accountability is about bringing a rich and complete experience in our lives. It’s also about exploring our abilities is a great way to do that in a safe and comfortable environment.

Conclusion

Having an accountability partner has many benefits that make them an ideal addition to your accountability journey. Remember, you must be careful about who you select as your accountability partner. Furthermore, the right person can make a lot of difference, while the wrong person can severely impede your progress. Please read up on our other blogs to learn how to choose an accountability partner. We wish you good luck with your accountability journey!

A study* in the USA was undertaken and found out that the probability of completing a goal is:

  • 10% – If you have an actual idea or goal.
  • 25% – If you consciously decide you will do it.
  • 40% – If you decide when you will do it.
  • 50% – If you plan how you will do it.
  • 65% – If you commit to someone you will do it.
  • 95% – If you have a specific accountability appointment with a person you’ve committed to.

After reading this, how likely are you to achieve your; goals, promises, obligations and commitments alone?

Darren Finkelstein

Author – Who is this bloke?


Darren Finkelstein – The Accountability Guy® is an Accountability Coach, Business Advisor, Mentor & Author/Speaker.

Darren works with high-performing individuals and teams to get results, achieve their wildest dreams and smash their goals by leveraging over 30-years of experience both in the corporate world and in small business.

Darren is a successful entrepreneur, winning the Australian Entrepreneur of the year award for Dent Global. He built a wonderful lifestyle business which he successfully sold and exited after 15-years.

Before all of this, Darren worked for Apple for 10-years as ‘Manager of Commercial Markets’, during the inspirational Steve Jobs era and was awarded the prestigious Golden Apple Award during his time there.

Darren offers accountability at all levels, there are no excuses just action and results. 

  • Read his newest book: The Accountability Advantage – Play your best game
  • Complete Darren’s D.I.Y online program called: Accountability Made Easy
  • Engage Darren privately, through his popular One-On-One Sessions where he works with you and/or your team to implement and execute your plans to hit your goals. These private client sessions can be conducted via Zoom or face-to-face (subject to his travel policy) and COVID.
  • For groups of 3-7 px, Darren offers Group Accountability Forums for your team(s), networking group, alumni or project team. This is a shared learning environment and the strength of group accountability is very powerful indeed.
  • Darren is a great Speaker to hire him for your next event, workshop or conference. Face-to-face or virtually, he's truly engaging.

What Do You Need Help With?

  • Are you working hard but still not achieving your goals?
  • Are you feeling so overwhelmed, it’s overwhelming?
  • Do you need some direction on how to get your business to the next stage?
  • Perhaps, you are high-performing and successful and want to juggle more balls in the air at once?

Accountability is the superpower that you must harness.

You have so much to gain and nothing to lose! There is NO downside for you whatsoever by taking action. If you do nothing, it’s exactly the same as sticking your head in the sand and hoping it goes away. HOPE will not fix the situation, in fact, doing nothing just makes it worse, but you knew that...

You must take action now, otherwise, tomorrow’s result will be exactly the same as today’s. Implementation and execution are key and I’ll ensure you follow the plan and you meet your deadlines. After all, that is what true accountability is all about. Together, we can achieve your goals; you’ll meet your commitments and promises that you’ve made to others and most importantly, to yourself. You can’t do it alone.

Maintaining your current status quo, only means that you’ll miss important opportunities to make money. You’ll let people down, especially those that are important people to you, and that just pisses people off.

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Question
After reading this, how likely are you to achieve your GOALS, promises, obligations and commitments alone?
Unlikely I suspect.... without assistance.

Book your FREE Unboxing Session with
Darren Finkelstein – The Accountability Guy®

Together we’ll examine exactly where you’re at, what’s worked and what hasn’t. We’ll take a look at your priorities to set the path moving forward.


Each Unboxing Session includes
  • 45-60 min obligation-free Zoom call to discuss your goals, promises and commitments
  • Examine your priorities
  • Review your ‘To-Do List’ and we’ll dig-in to how you will implement
  • Together, we will create a plan and set timelines

Click here to book your free session.

 

Book your FREE Unboxing Session with
Darren Finkelstein – The Accountability Guy®

Together we’ll examine exactly where you’re at, what’s worked and what hasn’t. We’ll take a look at your priorities to set the path moving forward.


Each Unboxing Session includes
  • 45-60 min obligation-free Zoom call to discuss your goals, promises and commitments
  • Examine your priorities
  • Review your ‘To-Do List’ and we’ll dig-in to how you will implement
  • Together, we will create a plan and set timelines

Click here to book your free session.

 

Darren Finkelstein

Author – Who is this bloke?

Darren Finkelstein – The Accountability Guy® is an Accountability Coach, Business Advisor, Mentor & Author/Speaker.

Darren works with high-performing individuals and teams to get results, achieve their wildest dreams and smash their goals by leveraging over 30-years of experience both in the corporate world and in small business.

Darren is a successful entrepreneur, winning the Australian Entrepreneur of the year award for Dent Global. He built a wonderful lifestyle business which he successfully sold and exited after 15-years.

Before all of this, Darren worked for Apple for 10-years as ‘Manager of Commercial Markets’, during the inspirational Steve Jobs era and was awarded the prestigious Golden Apple Award during his time there.

Darren offers accountability at all levels, there are no excuses just action and results. 

  • Read his newest book: The Accountability Advantage – Play your best game
  • Complete Darren’s D.I.Y online program called: Accountability Made Easy
  • Engage Darren privately, through his popular One-On-One Sessions where he works with you and/or your team to implement and execute your plans to hit your goals. These private client sessions can be conducted via Zoom or face-to-face (subject to his travel policy) and COVID.
  • For groups of 3-7 px, Darren offers Group Accountability Forums for your team(s), networking group, alumni or project team. This is a shared learning environment and the strength of group accountability is very powerful indeed.
  • Darren is a great Speaker to hire him for your next event, workshop or conference. Face-to-face or virtually, he's truly engaging.

What Do You Need Help With?

  • Are you working hard but still not achieving your goals?
  • Are you feeling so overwhelmed, it’s overwhelming?
  • Do you need some direction on how to get your business to the next stage?
  • Perhaps, you are high-performing and successful and want to juggle more balls in the air at once?

Accountability is the superpower that you must harness.

You have so much to gain and nothing to lose! There is NO downside for you whatsoever by taking action. If you do nothing, it’s exactly the same as sticking your head in the sand and hoping it goes away. HOPE will not fix the situation, in fact, doing nothing just makes it worse, but you knew that...

You must take action now, otherwise, tomorrow’s result will be exactly the same as today’s. Implementation and execution are key and I’ll ensure you follow the plan and you meet your deadlines. After all, that is what true accountability is all about. Together, we can achieve your goals; you’ll meet your commitments and promises that you’ve made to others and most importantly, to yourself. You can’t do it alone.

Maintaining your current status quo, only means that you’ll miss important opportunities to make money. You’ll let people down, especially those that are important people to you, and that just pisses people off.

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Question
After reading this, how likely are you to achieve your GOALS, promises, obligations and commitments alone?
Unlikely I suspect.... without assistance.

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