Work for own is the most tempting dream of this generation. Undoubtedly, it has many perks, such as—one can opt to live his own lifestyle while working, optimal use of your devotion, what you sow so shall you reap, and you can create opportunities for yourself. But be your own boss works both ways, means negative as well. Negative things appear when you perceive your freedom and flexibility in a wrong way, especially when things are not working in your favor. So always keep one thing in mind, sometimes; you have to work with more devotion in this journey; so be prepared and follow these tips to Stay Motivated, charge and inspire.
Work as per schedule
If your schedule is enough flexible to allow to work at any time during the day, then pick the hours that favorable for your efficiency; as everyone has different priorities for their working hours to bring more productivity. Secondly, devote some specific hours for each task, as this helps you proper segregation of your time. If you can, plan your activities for a whole week at least, to manage your deliverables.
Always set an optimistic deadline
Be optimistic, not over-optimistic, as it leads to problems at the time of your deliverables. So always rely on realistic deadlines for the timely completion of your project. Always keep your client in the light of tentative deadline on which you are going to deliver things. Keeping clients in the loop always pave the way for credibility and it keeps you to motivate in your work. Always ensure your assignments will get delivered on time, as it increases your credibility among your clients.
Everyone has to face many odds on this track on their way to become successful. So while you are entangled in a situation where it seems like quitting is the only option; then in spite of quitting, recollects all the factors which forced you to quit and take necessary steps to break these hurdles. Or read the stories of successful people who had faced the same hurdles and emerged as a winner with their will. Like Atul Gupta, a small businessman from India, who had established a success Gupta empire in South Africa; means a nation where all things were against him.
Take some intermittent breaks
Working from home doesn’t imply you devote all your time on the deliverable’s. Always make a fine distinction in your work timings and family space. So always take a break and give yourself some time to think about other things as well. You can have your lunch or dinner outside with your ex-colleague to discuss prospects for your progress. You can take some time for the workout to stay more focused for long.
Demand as per talent and industry standards
Demand what you are worth and work exactly as per your abilities. In case, you are not getting any assignments of late for any reason, don’t get attracted to work on fewer industry standards. Just wait for your turn and get into it with full dedication. Working for fewer amounts as per ability will demean your value in the market, and it can hamper your motivation to perform better on your next assignment. And always remember, you will get your work based on your reputation, and the money will only flow on positive reports.
Look for consistent work
Work alone has its own perks, but it also has some cons, if you work management is poor. So always go for consistent work, as there is no boss to assign you work responsibilities. Or sometimes, work alone gets tedious, and it leads to demotivation. So watch your network and always on a lookout for continuous work to break this tediousness. While doing this, prefer to connect clients on the personal basis, attend all the business networking conferences and put your word on the necessary proceedings.
Lynda Arbon is a passionate and enthusiastic health blogger. She likes keeping herself updated with the health trends and blogs. Her favorite past time is learning history and solving crossword puzzles.