This is the hard truth I encountered when I started growing my first consulting business. Not everything scales. Those of us who want to be rich have to move on when we hit those walls - though ideally, we'd avoid them entirely :)
This is so unbelievably important, especially if you have employees! Even as a dedicated entrepreneur, though, I find myself struggling with distraction. I know it's even worse for people who don't have as much motivation to perform.
Plugins that shut off access to certain sites are helpful, but I often find I get the most done when I block my internet access completely (though that's not an option for every type of task).
Forget passion. Goals are for losers. Dilbert creator Scott Adams reveals his secret to climbing to the top: Fail. A lot.
Natalia Wentworth's insight:
"Fail. A lot." Yep, that pretty much sums up the path I've taken to get where I am. If you spend all your time trying to avoid failure, you get nowhere. Like NOWHERE. This is an all-around great article for anyone with an interest in business or even just improving their position in life.
Although I have a wonderful business already, I can't deny the allure of restaurant life. I know the reality would probably be more harsh than I realize, but I love the idea of feeding thousands of people who love my creations.
After spending 5 years on my own, I have to agree - starting your own business is the new safe career. If you lose your job, you lose almost all your income overnight. When you run your own business and financial life, you can build up more sources of income and your compensation is based on your value.
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