Quit Being a Victim of Busyness

Quit Being a Victim of Busyness Avatar Posted by centralpawebster under Self-Development
From http://strellasocialmedia.com 500 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on March 21, 2014 5:31 pm
Ask almost anyone how things are going these days and you’ll likely get the reply “busy.” But do we only have ourselves to blame for perpetuating this cycle of busyness?



Comments


Written by centralpawebster
497 days ago

Hey Heather! Thanks for chiming in! Very well said. I go back and forth on payment for 'consults' - a qualified prospect is the exception to the rule. For all others, I think it's important to get paid for your time. :)



Written by HeatherStone
497 days ago

Hi Rachel! What an inspiring post! It's always so nice to have you contribute here in the BizSugar community! In truth, I think what we're talking about here can also be a matter of efficiency and of learning the difference between working hard and working smart. But, of course, it's also true that it can be very difficult when starting a business to differentiate between real opportunities and those who simply want to pick your brain. I've heard many, many people over the years make the argument that it's simply a bad idea to let other people take up your time without adequate compensation. Are there exceptions? Certainly! But it's always best if you are the one who determines them. There's nothing wrong with considering your own best interests when deciding whether your time is being well spent. Those wasting your time are certainly considering their interests when attempting to get it for free.



Log in to comment or register here.

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …
Subscribe

BizSugar "Contributor" Found Partner Online

Meet our most recent BizSugar "Contributor of the Week" on Facebook Jim Armstrong of Get Busy Media. Jim not only runs … More
Editor's Picks

Have you tried BizSugar's new video posting feature?
Post your small business video to BizSugar today!
It's time to up your game with video on BizSugar!
Did you know you can now post video on BizSugar?