Focus, People! (How to Cope with Entrepreneurial ADD)

I have a confession. Like many entrepreneurs (most?), I have EADD, or Entrepreneurial Attention Deficit Disorder AKA shiny ball syndrome AKA “SQUIRREL!” issues.

This simply means that, as an entrepreneur, I am an idea person and can be easily distracted. Sometimes this means my brain is constantly coming up with new businesses. Sometimes it’s coming up with ways to improve how something is done (my business or my clients’). Sometimes it’s because everything else seems to need to take precedent (kids, laundry, filing, email). Other days, like today, it’s visiting Facebook, LinkedIn, and taking calls, all while I’m trying to write this blog.

If you are an entrepreneur, you know exactly what I’m talking about. And if you’re an entrepreneur who isn’t working in your genius, you’re probably experiencing this nearly all the time.

Look, this does not mean that you have a problem. You aren’t a failure and you...

Continue Reading...
Close

50% Complete

Two Step

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua.