The Ultimate MotivationWritten by Ken Leonard Jr.
"The Ultimate Motivation"
By Ken Leonard, Jr. ©2002 KLJ Online "Learn to super-motivate with travel" When was last time you went on a vacation? I don't mean taking a week off to paint your house, either. Staying motivated is most important to anyone that wants to grow their business to success. This is often difficult when buried in stress and a heavy workload while running a small home-based business. Without constant motivation, your venture will not survive. Taking time off from your busy schedule once a year can be very beneficial to your overall well-being. Only if you use this time to it's fullest, though. You need to "get out of town", away from daily influences on your life. This also happens to be best way to get "quality time" with your family and friends. Traveling throughout your home country can be a great experience, but if you have never ventured outside border, you're really missing out. It can be personally enriching to learn how rest of world lives. The different people you meet, different customs and lan- guages, can be uplifting and sometimes amazing. You will gain a different perspective on life, seeing first-hand that people around world have very different ideas of what is important in life. After experiencing life in other lands, you will appreciate what you have right here at home. When traveling abroad, hardest part of trip is leaving when your time is up. You will "wish" that you could stay there longer, or "forever". Well, guess what? You can! Use this feeling as motivation to work hard and build your business and your "situation". Soon, you will be able to stay at that great locale as long as you want. If you play your cards right, you might even find a great
But I Don't Want To Change!Written by Ken Leonard Jr.
But I Don't Want To Change!
By Ken Leonard Jr. ©2002 KLJ Online You have to be in right frame-of-mind to work at home successfully. You must be able to "go with flow" when winds of business change. Keeping things fresh and different will help you stay ahead of your competition, and to prosper in long run. *Be A Sponge* The first way to make sure that you are going in right direction is to become "a sponge". You must be eager to learn. Soak up all new information that comes your way. Always have something that you are in process of reading (business- related). Study your marketing techniques to make sure that they are working. Study your competitors inside and out. Listen to what your customers are saying. Look forward to learning something new each day, with a smile! *Change Yourself* Are you not a sponge? Don't worry. It's never too late to change. You just need to leave your "comfort zone". Seek out new and different. Research, investigate, educate yourself in something you know little about(business-related). Do things (anything) that you are not comfortable doing. This will allow you to deal with future changes more easily. Once you break-out of your comfort zone, a whole new world will open up to you. *Change Your Job*