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Procrastination: The Silent Thief in Your Entrepreneurial Journey

woman at computer bored procrastinating

As an entrepreneur, we juggle numerous tasks every day. We dive into the depths of business strategy, swim in the sea of financial planning, and trek the highlands of team management. Among these tasks, however, lurks a silent thief - procrastination.

Procrastination isn't just about delaying a task or pushing a deadline. It's about robbing us of our precious time, momentum, and at times, our self-confidence.

Every minute spent in the realm of procrastination is a minute taken away from our dreams, our growth, and our entrepreneurial journey.

In the new business paradigm, we're shifting away from fear and doubt, stepping into courage, authenticity, intuition, and vulnerability. Procrastination, on the other hand, often stems from fear - fear of failure, fear of stepping out of our comfort zone, or fear of the unknown.

Facing this thief, we can arm ourselves with the strengths of the new business paradigm - confidence to tackle difficult tasks, intuition to navigate uncertainties, and vulnerability to admit when we're stuck and ask for help. With these tools in hand, we can turn procrastination from a thief into a signpost, guiding us towards areas that need our attention, courage, and growth.

Remember, friends, procrastination is nothing more than a distraction. It's a signal pointing us towards fear that needs addressing, tasks that require our courage, and a path that's waiting for our footprints.

When if Not Now

Kathryn Gorham

Purple Door Entrepreneur

P.S. This week, I challenge you to identify one area where procrastination frequently visits. Explore it, understand it, and use your entrepreneurial spirit to transform that procrastination into productive action. Remember, every moment counts on our incredible entrepreneurial journey!

1 Comment

Susan Gold
Susan Gold
Oct 02, 2023

Thanks for the reminder!

Looking forward to seeing you today!!

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