Are you a business owner or entrepreneur?
Want to boost your own positive outlook?
For business owners and entrepreneurs, it’s crucial that you surround yourself with positive motivation.
Even though you can be your own boss, business is a roller-coaster. Sometimes it’s sky high, and sometimes rock bottom, which is why your mindset is so important.
Within this blog post you will learn 3 entrepreneur habits that can dramatically boost your own mindset. You will discover how to remain positive, and what you can do to keep those negative thoughts at bay.
Start A Journal
To help you realise your own successes, writing a daily journal is highly recommended.
It’s been said that writing in a journal can help reduce stress, help your writing, and help you realise how great your personal and business life is.
I’ve only recently started doing this every night before I go to bed, and I feel great for recording what’s happening with my life right now. It gives me the opportunity to really celebrate my little wins, which I highly recommend you do as well. It’s so important I’ll say it again;
Writing a daily journal gives you the opportunity to celebrate your wins.
As a lot of entrepreneurs and business owners work alone, we have to motivate ourselves to be successful. It’s crucial that we celebrate our own wins as much as possible. Developing these entrepreneur habits can dramatically help your business life.
Keeping a journal will help you do that, and help you achieve a more positive outlook.
Much like writing a journal, mediation is another new habit that I’ve recently committed to.
Dismiss any preconceptions about it being too hippy and ‘out there’, meditation can improve your mindset and can control your emotions.
After watching this great video about mediation, I’ve been meditating daily for around three months, and have seen subtle improvements in my mindset.
The great thing about this habit is that it’s free, and only requires a bit of time everyday.
Before, after, or even during work, simply put yourself in a room where there’s no distractions, get yourself comfortable, and sit there.
And that’s there all is to it, it really is that simple. Your brain will wonder as you start to think, but try and dismiss these thoughts and let your mind be free.
It’s not easy however, and takes time and effort to improve your own mental mindset whilst meditating, that practise helps with.
I do this everyday for ten minutes, which works well for me. You can choose this amount to time, but they say the ideal time is 15-20 minutes.
Start meditating and you’ll see subtle differences in your own emotions, mindset, and helps you focus too, that improves with practise.
Capitlising Your Best Working Hours
Everyone works their best during different times of the day.
For myself, I work best in early morning, and make sure I capitialise on this during my day. I go to bed early, wake up early, and get to work early too. This works for me, as my productivity tends to trail off as the day passes.
Whatever your best working hours are, make sure you capilities on this, and make it become a habit. From early morning, afternoons to evenings, making sure you capiltise on these hours is essential.
One of the most important things that you need to do is make sure you work during these times, and get in the habit of making this time for you and your business. Lock yourself in a room, turn off all distractions, and concentrate.
You may work during all parts of the day, but making sure you work your best during your productive hours is essential to your growth.
It might seem an obvious habit to embed into your life, but not everyone capitilises on it.
Turn Your Routines Into Entrepreneur Habits
With all of these tips and tricks, making sure your routines turn into entrepreneur habits is a recipe for success. As you start to do these things day after day, week after week, year after year, they turn into habits.
Individuals don’t question entrepreneur habits, as it becomes a part of their lives, like eating or sleeping. These habits may seem hard to achieve when you first start, but by working on it and developing it into a habit, you’ll start to feel strange to not do these habits after a bit of work!
Positive habits can make a huge difference with your business success, as positive mindsets results in positive results.
Work hard on developing these routines into habits, and you’ll never look back!
But I’ll love to know;
What positive habits have you embed into your life?
Are there any crucial habits that I’ve missed?
Comments are more than welcome below;
Summary Of Points
- Keep a daily journal to record your successes and what you need to work on. This allows you to write what’s going on with your life, and can help you focus
- Meditation is great to help you control your own emotions, and make you see how positive your business and personal life is!
- Make sure you work at your most productive times of the day, and lock yourself away so you concentrate at these times.
- Develop these routines into entrepreneur habits, and you’ll never question doing these habits ever again
Many thanks for listening to me today, be sure to comment below if you have any questions that you would like to ask me on this topic, I’ll love to hear from you. You can also check out me on Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus. Thanks again, and have a great day!