Don't Forget What Feeds the Soul Too

Don't Forget What Feeds the Soul Too

Don't Forget What Feeds the Soul Too

By John Jantsch

Man, running your own business is the best thing on the planet, except that it can vacuum the life right out of you from time to time.

Every now and then, or maybe systematically, you need to step back and remember what nourishes you – and do it.

There is never enough time to what you what you think needs doing for the meeting next week with Consolidated Tool, so sometimes you’ve got to just let it go and recharge instead. (This isn’t an excuse not to work hare, you’ll find that you actually get more done if you let go from time to time.)

For me, it’s getting deep outside. About once a year I write and review really long term goals – one of the things I want to do before I check out is build a wooden canoe and launch it on some lazy river a million miles from the nearest Internet hot spot.

It’s amazing how, in the middle of the tornado, doing something remotely close to that (maybe it’s taking a walk through a rose garden) reminds me why I love what I do for a living.

Now, get back in there and fix the copier.

So, what do you do to recharge?

Google Ads Changes Affecting Small Businesses
Marketing Podcast with John Jantsch on Changes to Google Ads Google has recently made some drastic changes to their ads program—starting with a name change, from Google AdWords to Google Ads. Some of the changes are technical, like tweaks to the interface. Others represent fundamental shifts in the way Google views advertising. These will affect […]
The Seven Steps to Marketing Success – How to Build a Marketing System
Marketing Podcast with John Jantsch on Building a Marketing System The key to an effective marketing approach is creating a marketing system. This is Duct Tape Marketing’s point of view and our key differentiator. Here, we’ll take a closer look at the seven steps you must undertake to build a successful marketing system for your […]

Subscribe to the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast

If you know your small business needs marketing, but don’t have the time or resources, look no further. The Duct Tape Marketing podcast covers everything from earning referrals to managing time and being more productive.

Grab 7 Steps To Marketing Success

This eBook has been downloaded and used by thousands of business owners and marketers to use as a blueprint for marketing success. Start building your marketing system today!