It`s often said that when life hands you Lemon. You make lemonade! The process of making Lemonade requires effort. Business life is worth living when you do not live within the box. The Joy of living in a challenged business world comes when right decisions are made and courageously embarked upon with great diligence and persistence. The Joy of Living and coping with Business Challenges comes when you feel in charge of yourself.
Don`t beat yourself – Love Yourself!
Spend your time doing things that would make you feel great!
Be confident of yourself as you consistently do what brings you joy not mere pleasure! Don`t be afraid to Say No!
Learn and grow from what life teaches you!
If you keep doing the same thing over and over and keep getting the same results, Try New Things!
Keep trying even if you fail, always believe you are improving and look for infinitesimal improvement!!!
Working on yourself could be challenging but it`s worth it, because our Nation, Family business even you depend on it. With a united and consistent effort, I believe each of us can improve our selves, our systems, our communities, and our nation.
Here are fourteen (14) tips:
I am a business owner who loves my work.
I enjoy being able to help people find solutions to their problems. I love helping others achieve their goals. I have been blessed with a good family and friends who support me in everything I do. I have learned over time how to balance my personal life and my business. I know that if I don’t take care of myself first, then I cannot give 100% to my clients and my business. I believe in taking care of yourself physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. If you want to succeed in anything you do, you need to take care of yourself first.
My business challenges are many.
I have had many different types of businesses throughout my career. I started out as an ICT officer and worked at a consulting firm before starting my own business. As my business grew, I faced many challenges. I was always looking for ways to improve my business. I wanted to make sure I was doing things correctly. I wanted to make certain that I was providing quality service to my clients. I wanted to make my company stand out among my competitors. I wanted to make money while still having fun. I knew that I would not be happy until I could say that I was successful.
I have learned to embrace change.
Change is inevitable. You may try to avoid change, but it will happen anyway. You may think that something will never change, but it will. You just have to learn to accept it and deal with it. When you embrace change, you become flexible and open to new ideas and opportunities. You no longer get stuck in a rut. You become more creative and innovative.
I have learned to focus on what really matters.
There are so many distractions in our lives today. We are constantly bombarded with information. We are inundated with advertisements and social media posts. Our attention spans are short. We are easily distracted. We are busy trying to do too much. We are always thinking about the future instead of enjoying the present moment. We should spend less time worrying about the past and more time focusing on the present. Focus on the things that matter. Don’t let the little things distract you from achieving your bigger dreams.
I have learned to appreciate the small things in life.
Life is full of ups and downs. Sometimes we feel down and sometimes we feel up. But we shouldn’t dwell on the negative. Instead, we should look for the positive. We should celebrate the successes and be grateful for the blessings in our lives. Appreciate the little things in life. Enjoy the simple pleasures. Smile and laugh often. Take time to relax and unwind. Make time for yourself. Spend time with those you love. Be thankful for what you have.
I have learned to listen to the Spirit of God.
The Spirit of God tells us what is right for us. It’s not always logical. It’s not always rational to the natural man. It’s a sacred communication that comes from God. Listen to the Spirit of God. Trust in God. Follow the Spirit of God. The Spirit of God will guide you to success.
I have learned to follow my righteous passion.
Righteous passion is the driving force behind every good thing we do. It’s what motivates us to keep going even when times are tough. It’s what makes us reach for higher goals and strive for greater achievements. Find your righteous passion. Do the right things that you love. Live dreams that will bless your life and others.
I have learned to trust God.
He is my ultimate source of strength. He gives me the power to overcome any challenge. He provides guidance and direction. He helps me to stay focused and motivated. He helps me to persevere. He gives me peace and comfort. He knows what is best for me. He guides me along the path of righteousness. He is my ultimate refuge.
I have learned to forgive.
I have learned to let go of grudges. I have learned to move forward. I have learned to forget the past. I have learned to start fresh. I have learned to live in the now.
I have learned to communicate effectively.
Communication is the key to building relationships. Relationships are the foundation of business. Without them, nothing else works. Communicate openly and honestly. Have open and honest conversations. Learn to listen. Learn to speak clearly and concisely. Speak only what you mean and mean only what you say.
I have learned to maintain a positive attitude.
A positive attitude is contagious. People respond positively to someone who is optimistic and enthusiastic. Stay positive! Keep a smile on your face. Look on the bright side. Laugh often. Share joy and happiness with others.
I have learned to manage my time well.
Time management is critical to success. We all have 24 hours each day. We can use them wisely or foolishly. Manage your time efficiently. Prioritize your tasks. Know where your priorities lie. Set boundaries for yourself. Stick to your schedule. Schedule meetings and appointments ahead of time. Use technology to your advantage.
I have learned to set realistic expectations.
Expectations are important. They motivate us to strive for greatness. However, unrealistic expectations can cause disappointment and frustration. Set reasonable expectations. Realistically evaluate your progress. Adjust your expectations accordingly.
Lastly, I have learned to be patient.
Patience is a virtue. It teaches us to wait patiently for results. It teaches us to endure hardships patiently. It teaches us to control our emotions and remain calm during stressful situations. Patience is a great virtue.