Sep 19, 2022
Hi, I’m Wendy. And I’m
I have made so many mistakes
along the way and have lots of imperfections. I’ve had hard
experiences and failures and am always working on improvement. We
learn and grow from our mistakes, right? I’m sharing so that maybe
you can learn from my mistakes/hard learnings.
Grab your pen, tune in and maybe
you’ll see some things that you’re doing and feel like,
“you know what, we’re
all a hot mess at times in our business, but I can always learn and
My 7 Deadly Sins (aka
mistakes) as a Retailer:
Superwoman/Superman Syndrome - The I can do it my way mindset. Don’t DIY everything in your business.
Invest in the right people who can help you.
- Taking things
personally - This can wear
you out fast. We have to learn how to accept feedback and not let
it tear us to pieces. The negative influences are not your
and maybe even Imposter
Syndrome. Comparison is
the thief of joy. Be the special CEO that you are and keep moving
forward in your own direction.
- Lack of
Communication - This can
make you a poor leader toward your staff and team. Have the proper
training, policies & procedures, and manuals in
Overworking - It’s
time to draw a line in the sand and create boundaries for yourself.
We can’t be on 24/7. It doesn’t serve you, your family, business,
or your clients.
- Not taking
care of my health - Avoid
the burnout moments by making YOU your biggest asset. Your
physical, mental and emotional health should be on your priority
list every day.
Business Development -
Your level of success will rarely exceed your level of personal
development. As we grow, we need to invest in ourselves. We always need to improve,
tweak and educate ourselves. Find a coach, a mentor, mastermind
classes, etc. If we aren’t always learning and growing, neither is
Have faith in yourself, friends.
Struggles are learning opportunities.
Full show notes here https://wendybatten.com/125/