5 Ways to Stay Committed to Your Business
Building your brand can be very time consuming and require a lot of hard work, patience, sacrifice, and most importantly dedication. Overnight success seldom happens; when you hear of a brand for the first time, be mindful it could have taken years for that brand to reach your ears. So stand firm on your commitment to building your brand, there's a reason you started in the first place.
Here's 5 tips to use in an effort to stay committed to your brand.
TIME MANAGEMENT -There is not enough time in the day but the work has to get done. As an entrepreneur you set your own schedule so when it’s time to work be sure you’re maximizing every hour. Tip: create a to-do list, tackle the hardest tasks first, and create your own deadlines.
SET REALISTIC AND MEASURABLE GOALS - As we stated previously overnight success seldom happens so set a goal and stick to it. Just remember the key to success is an exceptional performance, day after day after day.
STAY POSITIVE - Attitude is everything and a positive attitude goes further then you think. Once you develop a positive attitude you become so optimistic anything negative that occurs becomes only a minor set back. From that point on you are able to maneuver gracefully through your business ultimately staying committed to your goals.
HAVE A COMMITTED SUPPORTIVE TEAM - When you’re growing your business it is important that the people around you build you up not tear you down. Having supportive people helping you while you grow can make all the difference. Tip: Join organizations with like minded individuals and make friends.
WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU LEMONS, MAKE LEMONADE OR MARGARITAS - Its Murphy's Law that “Anything that can go wrong will go wrong” so expect that in business. This is not to deter you but to encourage you to stay motivated. The sooner you accept the fact that you will have both successes and failures, the easier it will be to get your business headed in the right direction.
About The Author
Teia Harris is the Founder/Senior Publicist of Love Publicity, a public relations boutique focused on lifestyle brands. Teia has launched the Love Harder Campaign promoting self-love in style. The tips in this blog post were written from Position Your Company to Love Publicity a five page ebook written by Teia Harris in 2012. Teia is a product of a vigorously working blue-collar city, Detroit, Michigan and no shortcuts have been taken on her journey to build her brand, all while simultaneously helping others build theirs