Episode 19: Showing up in Business Whilst
Being in Personal Crisis
02 September 2020
Unexpected things happen all the time and a lot of the time, it tends to happen when you’re starting something new, starting a business or trying to run a business. What should you do then?
Should you stop showing up and dive deep into that personal crisis? Should you dive completely into your business to avoid that personal crisis? Or is there a balance between these two?
“This is such a normal thing; That things are going to pop up in your life whilst you’re trying to run a business or start a business...” - Donna Lesa
[01:09] Examples of how unexpected things happen all the time whilst you’re trying to run a business
[02:41] Should you do nothing when this unexpected personal crisis shows up?
[03:05] Why beginners tend to get stuck in business
[03:27] What has helped me during this personal crisis
[04:35] It’s okay to do the bare minimum during times like these
[05:15] How relying on systems and compartmentalising could help you in your business whilst being in a personal crisis
[05:55] Give yourself permission
[06:18] What will happen if you don’t do these things mentioned during a personal crisis
“I know the temptation is to do nothing, but the reality is is that you just can’t”
Find the middle ground. Show up in your business during times like this even if it’s the bare minimum.