Most small business owners are way too familiar with over-commitment. If it were just about learning time management, we wouldn’t keep doing it over and over. Some of it stems from fear, some of it stems from social pressure, and some from our own self-esteem.
Here’s how to recognize when you’re taking on too much BEFORE you take it on, how to hit the reset button if you’re over-committed, how to set healthy boundaries with yourself and clients, and how to recognize patterns that keep you stuck in overwhelm to overcome them bit by bit.
I got a message a few days later from the same person saying how she had been able to say no to a few things and felt 100% happier. #winning!
Many of us who have come from a background of working for a boss need to be untrained from responding to everything demanded of us and think: “Is this the kind of business that I want to have?” In the end, you’re the only one who can answer that question for your business.