Maybe. There are lots of things we can do ourselves. The difference is in what you can accomplish on your own and what you can achieve with guidance and perspective. There are many options out there and it is important to have someone with broad knowledge and sensitivity to individual styles so you are best able to prioritize what you need to accomplish in order to carve a meaningful path toward reaching your goal.
I believe we each know what we really want to achieve. Over the years, I've found that discussions with people prompt ideas and offer guidance that can help them clarify the steps they need to take and move toward the goals they want to achieve. Objective listening paired with practical tools and creative insight by a trusted source helps turn those dreams into reality.
Shop around. This decision is an important investment of your time, energy, and money. Select a few prospects and have a conversation with them. Learn about their approach, strategies for meeting your objectives, and flexibility. Ask for references. Take a bit of time to make the decision; do not fall for high pressure sale tactics or lofty promises that sound too good to be true.