Do you know the most important thing to focus on if you want to be successful at making a really great cup of coffee is? It’s the beans. But instead of focusing on the beans most people spend hours of time, and hundreds of dollars researching and buying brewers, and then buy cheap beans. When all they really need to do is the relatively simple thing of buying good quality beans.
The point hear is that people are easily distracted from the main thing. That’s why your ability to focus is critical to your success. If you’re a salesperson, or solopreneur then the most important things for growing your business is for you to focus on are revenue generating activities. If you’re in customer service focus completely owning and solving one customers problem before moving on to the next. Are you a Vloger…then you’ve got to get out high quality video content consistently.
Hopefully you’re getting the point. To be successful at whatever it is that you’re doing it’s imperative that you keep the main thing the main thing! Do all the other stuff later or outsource it.
In short know what your beans are and focus on them.
A great nation is a compassionate nation…Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
A compassionate nation is comprised of compassionate people.
Let’s keep America great.
When it’s so wide you can’t get around it
So low you can’t get under it
So high you can’t get over it
2 things you can’t afford 2 do
- Wait 2 start
- Quit 1’nce started
As millions of Americans celebrate Independence Day 2day, most don’t actually have their independence. They’ve willingly given their independence up a little bit at a time to to a boss, an investor, creditors, or a credit card company.
The industrial revolution convinced land owners (entrepreneurs) to forfeit their independence for the lure of factory work and life in a city. For nearly 100 years it worked out fine. But that system is broken and has been replaced with a new one called a connected economy.
The connected economy is offering you back your independence. You just need to have the courage to leap and grab it. You don’t have to take one big leap, U can take a bunch of little ones.
Jillian Michael says that if you want to change your body then you need to get comfortable being uncomfortable.
That fact is that if you want to change anything at all then you have to be comfortable being uncomfortable. You also need to be comfortable making others uncomfortable. That’s because everyone resits change.
Trying to address poor performance, or behavior in an employee is uncomfortable for you and the employee. But it’s necessary for improvement.
If there’s anything at all you want to change (make better, make different) then you need to get used to saying these words to yourself and others – ‘This is going be uncomfortable’.