I sometimes struggle with too many plates spinning at once. If you ever find yourself in the same situation you will understand why the metaphor of ‘plates spinning’ is perfect for that feeling you get when there’s just too many things that demand your time at the same time.
Have you ever seen those performers who spin plates on the top of large spikey poles? The only way to keep the plate balancing on top of the spike and not falling off and smashing into pieces, is to spin the plate. Read more…..
When a new entrepreneur comes to me to help build their business, one of the most common comments that they make is ‘I am working so hard but I’m earning so little. What do I need to do?’
Does this resonate with you? I don’t know many entrepreneurs that sit around twiddling their thumbs waiting for the sales to magically pour into their business.
Instead, it seems to be an entrepreneurial trait to work hard, extremely hard. But the question I always ask is ‘are you working hard on the right things?’. Read more…..