As we sit on the cusp of a New Year, I am observing the patterns we humans fall into when it comes to preparing for something new. When things have been challenging in work or relationships or finances or life it is easy to want to release the experiences and the memories associated with them. But when things have been going fairly well, we’re hesitant to welcome something new for fear we might ‘jinx’ the string of good luck we’ve already got going.
So how can we prepare and be ready for the New Year of 2019? I believe it comes in recognizing the responsibility we’ve accepted for running our own businesses, being the expert in our chosen field and committing to being the best at assisting those with hurting hearts.
I call it being response-able. Are you able to design a New Year that will have you responding to its opportunities and challenges with an open heart? Joyous anticipation? True trust that all will be well? If you have a clear vision of where you and your business is headed, you are. If not, try these tips to assure 2019 is a slice of heaven for you and your team: