So, the last few blogs I’ve put out have been mainly about the importance of planning in your business and how planning will lead to success for you.
Looking ahead at the next 3, 6, 9 or 12 months is a great way of helping you to:
- visualise your success
- plan how it’s going to happen
- think of who you will need to help you make it happen
- decide what is going to happen over each week, month and quarter
But, guess what? If you just keep planning ahead and never go back and review how you’ve performed, then how will you know what has worked and what hasn’t? How will you amend, tweak, change and grow?
And more importantly, how will you give yourself a great big pat on the back for all the amazing things that you have achieved?
It is so easy to forget how well you have done and so difficult to banish negative thoughts when you are immersed in your business and trying to make it all work.
When you are having a month that feels like a struggle (as we all do from time to time), then it is SO important to be able to look at all the positives that have built up – the quick wins, the converted sales, the Facebook likes and the retweets.
So, planning is really important, for all of the reasons I’ve talked about previously
reviewing is just as important in order to help shape your future business plans and reflect on your success.
I want you to take half an hour out of your day and review, reflect and record the brilliant stuff that you have achieved in the last 30 days and I bet it will add up I no time!
For practical advice and help then contact me for a free consultation and we can figure out how I can work with you to put some simple business plans, strategy and reviews in place.
I work exclusively with business women who find this element of their business a bit daunting and I can help break it down into manageable & realistic chunks. And if you need ongoing management support to make some of those things happen then I’m on hand for that too.
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