There is a Comparison Monster (alive and well in all business owners) that keeps them from growing further.
Have you ever heard the term, “Compare and despair”?
It’s a good reminder that it can be destructive to compare ourselves to others because it can often lead to negative feelings of defeat (especially if we look at someone’s highlight reel on social media, or their great results, on a day when we’re feeling down).
There’s another, better way to look at comparison for us entrepreneurs…one that can lead to growth, new ideas and much bigger revenues, especially when we’re trying to go to the next level in our business. Here it is:
When we have big goals, like reaching 10X the clients, a global presence, or a million in revenue, it helps to find those who have achieved these big goals…even outside our own industry.
This is when we shift our