Sometimes we may feel unseen or like no one gives a hoot about our business...and it's tempting to slack off and not give it our all because "who's paying attention anyway", right?
But what if we put in the same kind of effort and enthusiasm into our business when no one is watching as we would if we had a stadium full of people interacting and following our business? How would that change our behavior and decisions?
I was really challenged by this thought earlier this week and as I pondered how I would do things differently, these words came to mind"
Run your business not based on where you are, but where you are going. 😊
Updates, Tips, Freebies
My first local business workshop/lab went well and was so helpful for those who attended. I'm looking at creating live ONLINE classes. If you'd be interested, let me know by replying here.SWEETS AND SMILES is a local bakery that I just love, love, love. Read her story of how she got started baking amazing cupcakes by clicking the image below or click here.Looking for ways to schedule appointments online without having to call and email back and forth? Facebook just launched an APPOINTMENT feature for business pages.Speaking of Facebook, make sure you are up-to-date on their Terms of Service. It changes often and I ran into issues AGAIN this week for me, personally, when they denied a post of mine that they said violated their TOS. Keep in mind they have a very loose interpretation of their rules. In other words, they get to define what everything means. It definitely takes patience and trial and error to figure out how to work within their boundaries.DID YOU KNOW that according to a U.S. Bank study, 82% of small business failures are attributed to cash flow problems? 😳Good News! My next Business Lab in on how to create, manage, and use a cash flow worksheet to save your business money. Reserve your spot now.