For those of us who pursue an interest in online marketing and have a job as well, acquiring the discipline to manage our activities during our personal time is of the utmost importance.
The reason for this is simple. In order for one to get the most effective use with the limited time that is available for personal matters, it is imperative to have a clear vision of what it is you wish to achieve during your free time. Usually after a “day at the office,” it can be a bit difficult to stay focused because we want to relax, take it easy and let our minds wander. Before we know it, it’s time to go to bed and start over the next day with whatever our daily routines may consist of.
But if one takes the time to at least write down and formulate a plan for what it is that needs to be accomplished, with practice this ritual will shift from being a task to be an example of habitual behavior. It has been stated that in order for a habit to sink in and become instinctive, you usually have to keep at it for about 21 days.
The potential rewards for acquiring this discipline of activity management can be significant. Instead of just pursuing a goal in haphazard fashion; consistent and steady progress can be made towards the manifestation of what you desire (i.e., success as an online marketer). Now do take time now and then to stop, relax and reward yourself for some work well done. Keep in mind that when one makes mention of the term online business, remember that the principles of maintaining a business apply. It takes consistent effort and dedication in order to have a chance for success.
We are all given the same amount of time in a day. What we do with the time is up to us. By placing better focus on the methods we use for managing our activities, we can be confident that we will have a better chance for greater results.
- Two Steps Forward And One Step Back? US Small Business And Online Marketing (searchmarketingstandard.com)
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