Many small business owners struggle from time to time trying to build a successful business and wonder how to climb that elusive business success ladder. The problem most of us have encountered sooner or later is that we just don’t know where to concentrate our energies. There’s too much going on and often it’s going too fast and the most likely result is burnout and a downturn in business instead of business improvement. If you’re in that situation it can feel as if there is no way out but there is a very simple answer. You need brain power to build business success!
Brain power is not something that you develop while you’re young and that stops once you finish your schooling and start working. You’ve probably heard the saying “You’re never too old to learn” many times over and that holds true for building brain power to help promote business improvement. Have a look at the statistics in the infographic and then keep these points in mind:
- 67% of people develop the learning process late.
Get motivated by goal setting and don’t stop learning
- 25% of people don’t get enough stimulation to fully develop their brain power.
Don’t fall into that trap. Celebrate every business success however small.
- 32% of children don’t have accessible learning resources.
If that includes you, don’t give up. Knowledge can come from experience.
Building and maintaining a successful business is physically and mentally demanding and you need to keep a clear head. Stop to read a good book from time to time. Have some fun and stay connected with friends on social media instead of constantly concentrating on it as a business tool only. Remember the proverb “All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy”. Personal development and mental stimulation can prevent burnout and play are a major role in developing the brain power that will help you achieve business success.
What tools do you use to stay on top of your business? Leave a comment and share your experiences.