Learn to Say NoBy Carolyn Edlund, Posted 02/20/19 17:57:23
Why Artists Must Say No
Carolyn Edlund of Artsy-Sharky
As a business owner, you need to keep the big picture in mind. What is the vision you have for your business? Have you created a road map to get there? Break down the steps to reach your goals into manageable bite-sized pieces and prioritize them in a logical fashion. Then, execute. Keep your eye on the prize and refuse to get derailed by distractions!
"The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything." --Warren Buffet
Say No to:
Doing what could easily be delegated to others.
As the CEO of your art business, you are top management. As such, you should be working at your highest possible level as often as possible. You make the major decisions that impact everything – where you sell, how you market, who you seek out as part of your network.