From personal trainers to diet coaches, the Connected Life brings needed help in critical moments of weakness

Even before Netflix, Seamless, and other services that chip away at the will power of the most determined individuals, self-improvement has always been an uphill battle. The territory around technology and personal development has become increasingly complex.  In this complicated relationship, digital and social channels can be a distraction, but can also an invaluable support system. In order to help us navigate and balance the demands surrounding work and play, emerging services have begun to leverage the capabilities of text and video chat to help us connect to collaborators and coaches.

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