Most entrepreneurs are constantly on-the-go promoting and running their businesses, but the COVID-19 pandemic has put the brakes on the economy leaving many uncertain of their financial futures. Instead of panicking about the crisis, entrepreneurs should slow down and prepare by prioritizing. The chaos of the unknown can be stressful for some, but it’s preparing for this unknown that is the key to success. During this time, business owners should be performing mental audits to ensure they are on the correct path toward their goals.
- When things feel urgent or rushed, slow down so as not to cloud your decision making.
- When you slow down, you see information, patterns and issues you previously overlooked.
- One study found that companies that paused at key moments had higher sales than those that didn’t.
“The very fact that we are here is proof that we’re strong enough for the current crisis and any other challenging situation that will arise in the future.”
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