MADE Magazine Spring 2019 May 2019 - Page 44

MADEXXX The third strategy is to create a master- mind group to elevate your creativity and provide support: Having like-minded business owners around you (whether in-person or online) will help you to tap into others who understand your journey, provide new lenses to look at challenges, allow for new partnerships, and give you a place for emotional support. What can you do now? Ask friends, family members, and professional associations for names of people that might be a good fit for your mastermind. Create a group with a few people at the same stage of the business journey as you, a few that are few steps behind you, a few that are a few steps ahead of you, and a few that are many steps ahead. Make it a fun and interesting experience. It will bring value to everyone no matter where they are on their path. Sunday, June 9th St. Jane Hotel These three strategies will shore up a new business owner and fuel her for the many long, exciting, and dynamic days ahead. Phyllis Reagin, High Performance Coach with CSRH Consulting, guides senior leaders and high-potentials with mastering their leadership. To receive bi-monthly blogs that examine leadership lessons from the entertainment, business, and political worlds, join At The Coach's Table blog. made-magazine.com | 44