Be prepared for wonderful, unexpected opportunities.
Be prepared for great expectations that turn into underwhelming failures.
Be prepared for weeks so busy you wake up on Wednesday morning and then discover it's actually Friday.
Be prepared for weeks so quiet (especially in the start-up phase) that you'll wonder if sacrificing your vision and dreams in return for a normal job and steady pay cheque would really be that bad?
Be prepared for fantastic changes that could be just around the corner- as the result of one new contact, seminar, book or program that lifts your business to another level altogether (but keep your wits about you in the process)!
Above all, be prepared.
Just last week, Jason Demers (Audience Bloom CEO and Founder) shared 10 more crucial lessons of great value to any entrepreneur, over at entrepreneur.com. His article is easy-reading, to-the-point, and serves as a great little refresher of the mind to anybody who is constantly working to grow their business into something greater:
Is there anything else of great value that you've learned and is not on the list? Feel free to share it with us!