To grow your business, you will have to do things you don’t like. Or things you don’t want to do. Or things that feel scary. Of course, it’s the same for many things in life. There are lots of things we must do that we don’t like. It’s called growing up.
However, the reason why I reference it to business is because, if we want to grow in business, we must keep doing new and scary things we’d rather not, on purpose. We often need to be reminded of this, and sometimes even pushed.
In a few days, it will be exactly a year since my school friend of 38 years lost her battle against cancer and passed away. Her name was Jean and she was one of the boldest and strongest women I knew, the life of the party. As the day drew near, one of the last things...read more
While you are working to build your business, you will be turned down. People, events, circumstances and even days, will appear to tell you, No. God has given you the ability to spring back following such disappointments. This is your spring-back factor, and He gave...read more
Isn’t it surprising the number of times that we hold on, hold back, and fight against taking a step only to find that when we move forward despite our perceived obstacle, it all works out? Surprising, because we often repeat the same process. Granted, a degree of...read more
In the book of Isaiah, chapter 28 and verse 13, we read, “But the word of the Lord was unto them precept upon precept, precept upon precept, line upon line, line upon line, here a little, and there a little, that they might go, and fall backward, and be broken, and...read more
If we’re honest, many of us will admit that we aren’t in the place we’d like to be, or know we should be. We hold dreams, visions and desires to be somewhere else, do something else or for both. Some of us have been in this place for a mighty long time! There are lots...read more
Many of us overlook our true potential, though we may not think so. But when you seriously consider it, how do you know whether you do or don’t? I was listening to A W Tozer describing the attributes of God. He was explaining God’s omnipotence, the fact that God being...read more