Setting Goals is the First Step in Turning the Invisible into the Visible… in Turning Ideas, Dreams and Desires Into Reality. If you are consistently putting your nose to the proverbial grindstone… If you are putting in your best efforts… but are still failing to achieve your goals… Perhaps you are choosing the wrong goals! […]
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Weekday Wisdom, Episode 16 Are you a planner? Then that bodes well for your business. Today I’m going to share with you excerpts from a Facebook live in which I talk about the second trait of successful entrepreneurs. That is that they create actionable plans. I’m sure you’ve heard the […]
There are five qualities that most, if not all, successful people have. Wether it is these qualities that attract success or that success engenders these qualities, I can’t say for sure. But often, by modeling success you become successful … so it can’t hurt to nurture these things in yourself.
Successful people enjoy what they do. Is their work their number one passion? Not always, but they are definitely not building careers that they hate, dislike or can’t stand doing. Successful people have a knack for finding the fun and passion in their chosen line of work.
ACTION: How can you cultivate passion for what you do in your business?
2. Vision of Success
Successful people expect success. They know that being successful is their right and they shoot for it until they get it. They see setbacks as educational opportunities. They “fail forward.” They believe that if they keep on keeping on, they will get where they want to go eventually.
ACTION: Do you know what success looks like for you? Write it down, in as detailed a fashion as you can.
3. Action Plan
If you fail to plan, you are essentially planning to fail. Successful people have a plan and they work that plan. They are also flexible and will fine-tune their plan as they move forward.
As a solo entrepreneur, it is especially important that you have a plan for your business, including your blog. The key to having a successful blog as a business owner is keeping your goals clear and concrete at every step of the way. Believe me, I know how easy it […]
If you’ve been following along all month, and creating the various components of your business and marketing plan, you should be ready to start laying out your plan of action. There are many ways to do this, but for inclusion in your plan, I suggest this 2-step process: Step 1: […]
Yes and no. Ultimately, you don’t have to do anything. However, if you want next year to go well for you and your business, you should at least create a basic plan for the new year. It doesn’t have to be extensive and detailed. It could be simply an overview […]
Denise Griffitts, Founder and CEO of Your Virtual Assistant and Your Office On The Web, a website design and development company, interviewed me yesterday on her Blog Talk Radio show. I had a blast and shared quite a few bits of useful advice. I thought you’d like to have a […]