Tag Archives: Networking

Successful Entrepreneurs Are Strategic Networkers

Weekday Wisdom, Episode 24 Do you network strategically? That’s what I’m going to talk about in today’s Weekday Wisdom. Today I want to talk about strategic networking. This is the 10th and final trait of successful entrepreneurs. If you missed any of the first nine, I’ve listed them here: 1. […]

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Get Out of the House!

networkingOr Why In-Person Networking Is So Important

If you are a solo-preneur or small business owner, it may be very easy to get quite comfortable in your day-to-day routine. This leads to complacency, stagnancy and God knows what else. This is why it is so important to invest in yourself, your mind, your body and your spirit by getting out of the house.

Let’s talk about the different ways you can do this and how they can benefit you.

Your Spirit
Regardless of what religion they may associate with, most people believe in a spirit part of themselves. Some call this their higher self, other their soul. It doesn’t matter what you call it — it still needs nurturing. You can accomplish this in many ways:

  • Attend church, temple or whatever place of worship you prefer
  • Meditate
  • Take a walk in the park
  • Play with your children
  • Sit on a hill and silently watch the sun set with your partner or spouse

I hope you get the picture. Anyway, this benefits you on many levels. I creates balance in your life. It helps clear the clutter from your mind, if only for a brief time, allowing creativity to flow in. This is very important when you own a business, because without that creativity you won’t be able to adjust to changes in the marketplace.

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