Closing Out 2020 with Lessons Learned
Release Date: 01/04/2021
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It's no secret that running a business is hard. But running a business during a global pandemic, a social justice uprising, and an election year is damn near impossible. In this episode I discuss My experience and some of the biggest learnings from working through 2020 as an entrepreneur.
I talk about managing burnout and chronic health issues. I also share some larger takeaways about the importance of focusing on the work that you love and focusing your work in general. It's never been more important to be strategic and intentional with the work that you're doing and the more focused you can be, the better outcome you're going to have.
I discuss how even as an intuitive person it can be hard to listen to intuition and to trust that the things that I want to do in my business will be the things that serve me best. I talk all about how I shifted my business to be more focused on business and career tarot reading and energy healing. I also speak to some of the fear that I had about letting go of long-term offerings and services that were popular but did not suit me this year.
I learned how to truly lean on my tarot and energy work practice as tools to keep me healthy and sane through the year.
I also discussed the importance of community and having an effective support system. You don't want to wait until you're in a crisis to find people that can help you stay grounded and healthy. Ultimately I'm a human before I am a business owner and taking care of my human needs has never been more important than it has been in this past year. I discuss some of the ways that I learned to take better care of myself and how you can too.
I hope this episode will serve as validation for your own feelings managing through this year and give you some insight into how to prioritize your own needs. self-care is a popular buzzword but it's also an integral part of being a human being. You have to take care of yourself first before you can take care of other people and your ability to do that affects how you show up for the people you love.
I also wrote this blog post all about this topic here: https://www.starsagespirit.com/2020/12/29/lessons-from-2020/
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