“Dream big” we are all told. “Follow your dreams”.
I agree, to an extent.
But the reality is that we don’t get what we dream about, we get what we work towards.
So if you are going to dream big, and there’s no reason not to, then make sure its aligned with what you are prepared to ‘work big’ for.
Or you’ll find yourself dreaming big in the ad breaks for Breaking Bad.
Recently I had an interaction with someone in a business I own.
Recently we were making a major decision in MedRecruit for a very important leadership role in the recruitment team.
If you go to almost any personal development or business seminar, the presenters will share stories of failure leading to triumph.
It’s not a shop, it’s not online, it’s not Amazon or eBay or Trademe.
Survival isn’t necessary.
Is it meeting specification?
“You don’t choose the life of being an entrepreneur, it chooses you,” is something I found myself saying to a young entrepreneur the other day.
Dissatisfaction is a common state for entrepreneurs.
Fear of failure is a common reason many people don’t start things.
Failure is inevitable.