During my years as an entrepreneur there’s one subject that has been discussed the most: ‘How can I stay motivated?’ This is such an important
It can be all too easy to be accountable to yourself. In spite of setting your goals – whether in your personal life or in business – you can get distracted or decide to shift priorities. And no matter what your excuses for failing to meet those goals, you calmly accept the blame. Why? When it can be so different with an accountability buddy?
It all starts at around the age of two years old when we learn the power of the word “why”. Our brains are like sponges at that age, pushing our curiosity and thirst for knowledge beyond ever-changing boundaries. It’s a word we should never lose sight of – especially if we’re seeking success as an entrepreneur.
Remarkable as they are, our brains can only hold four to five things at a time. If everything we do is happening in our head, we have to make a decision which one is important enough at the time to be kept and which one we need to let go. So, how do we get organized when our brains are permanently overloaded?
Starting and successfully running a business without any competition might seem like an unusual – if not impossible – way of making money. And yet, it’s a concept that can and does work, if you know the ‘what’ and the ‘why’ of the business you’re actually getting into.