Your business strategy…your big picture view of how YOUR business works…is an essential step in creating a business that supports the lifestyle YOU want to create.
This is Question #2 in a 10 question series of what to ask, and answer, before you choose your business model, decide what programs and products you want to create and how you launch yourself in the world.
If you haven’t answered question #1, I definitely recommend you answer it first, then pop back here to answer this one. Answering the questions in this order helps you get more clarity.
Ever heard me, or someone else, say “it depends” when you ask what thing to create? Or what technology to use?
We’re not just being difficult or contrarian. Honest!
Now I don’t know all the reasons someone else says it and I know why I do:
because it DOES “depend.”
What is right for you is based on a whole bunch of different factors and I’ve got a thang for making sure the solution fits your unique version of “being a business owner.”
There simply is no “one-size-fits-all” solution.
And if anyone tells you there is, well, frankly my dear, I would run as fast as I could for the nearest exit!
Do you REALLY want the same solution that worked for someone else?
See where I’m going with this?
(Oh, and while I’m at it never, never NEVER listen if someone, no matter how big a goo-ru they seem to be, says “X is the ONLY way to do anything these days. It’s utter bullshit!)
Yes, there are similarities between your business and someone else’s business.
Yes, all businesses have some things in common, like a way to
Like question #1, there are a whole bunch of questions within a question…like
When I’m working with clients, these are the questions we go through before I say “oh, let’s streamline by doing ‘this’ or “let’s get you signed up for that tool” or “how about we automate this part of your business.”
The answers to these questions, and more, matter because they are what make you unique.
They are what connect you with your IDEAL client. Your perfect match.
You’re creating the perfect tasty recipe for success and it is like no other. And every ingredient counts. In just the right proportions.
And for those who need the unique receipe you’re cooking up!
So whatcha think? Are YOU unique, with a unique recipe to share or are you the same as everyone else? Do share your thoughts in the comments below. I want to hear from you!
Laugh Lots, Love More!
P.S. One of the reasons I’m so passionate about these 10 questions is because (blush blush) I refused to answer them because it didn’t fit my preconceived notion of how things work. Big, BIG BIG mistake. It cost me thousands and thousands of dollars in lost income and years of my life that I can never get back. Please don’t do this to you, ‘k?
P.P.S. And your next question is (drumroll please): Question #3: What is your BIG why?
Please log in again. The login page will open in a new tab. After logging in you can close it and return to this page.