Are you building a business or longing for someone elses’s success?

As Theodore Roosevelt once said, “Comparison is the thief of joy.” And when it comes to making comparisons between your business and others, you are fighting a losing battle and sucking the joy out of life and your business. When you compare your business with others, you’re only looking at the outside image; you’re not… Continue reading Are you building a business or longing for someone elses’s success?

Are you on the verge of business burnout? Look for these signs…

Burnout is a very real problem, especially for solopreneurs. Even though partnerships can have their ups and downs, at least you have someone to handle some of the stress and responsibility. Solopreneurs are by themselves and feel the entire weight of their success on their lone shoulders. This large responsibility often leads these business owners… Continue reading Are you on the verge of business burnout? Look for these signs…

Easy steps to visualize your way to less pressure

The fast pace of life and the never ending pressure to meet deadlines is the leading cause of stress related conditions. The workplace has also become a high-pressure environment with employers demanding more from their workers. The rising costs of living do not make things any easier. Faced with so much pressure, you have to… Continue reading Easy steps to visualize your way to less pressure

Stress and motivation: how pressure affects people

We’ve all been there. The deadline is looming and we’ve barely begun to work. We all recognize that feeling in the pit of our stomach as we settle down to work. But does pressure have to lead to stress? And what does stress actually do to our motivation and focus? Stressed Sick We know for… Continue reading Stress and motivation: how pressure affects people