Learn about how important it is to understand the spirit of advice from others and use critical thinking to ensure a positive outcome.
We love to inspire others by giving advice in the form of an inspirational quote on our social media accounts.
Personally, I have benefitted from these kinds of posts. Sometimes you need to hear or see something and exactly what you need pops up in your notifications bar at exactly the right time. I think this is the intended result when people post this kind of message. Continue reading “When Good Advice Goes Bad (2 minute read)”
Fear is often referenced as the reason that a person did not take an entrepreneurial leap. With 80% of small businesses failing in the first 5 years and 96% of small businesses failing in the first 10 years I understand why people are hesitant to make the entrepreneurial leap. Michael Gerber author of the E-Myth – Revisited calls deciding to start your own business an “entrepreneurial seizure.”
Fear of failure is a powerful emotion that at times can be a positive reaction because it saves us from doing something foolish that will hurt us in the end. All to often though fear of failure is used as an excuse to not take action and this kind of fear robs us of our potential. Continue reading “A PERVASIVE FEAR THAT IS ROBBING THE WORLD OF GREATNESS”