There’s nothing wrong with asking for advice. It doesn’t matter if you’re a veteran business owner or just getting your feet wet in the deep end of the entrepreneurial lake. CEO Blog Nation asked entrepreneurs and business owners to share their best business advice. Check out mine in the lucky #7 spot!
Like creating a great photograph, before it’s a photograph, there are numerous distracting elements all around your subject. When you start your business there are hundreds of tiny elements that might distract you from the big picture goal. Be sure you have that goal clearly defined, and each step you intend to take to reach it. That will help you keep from getting distracted by laborious tasks that will waste your time. For example, like running a one-time contest to generate more Facebook likes. Something like this likely won’t make you more money; in fact it will cost you money to run the contest. Stay focused!