At what stage are you in with your business? Are you a start up or have you been at it for years?
Would you classify yourself as a hobby or as a business?
While many photographers like to think of themselves as business owners, in fact they are nothing more than hobbyists. What’s the difference between a hobby and a business?
In reality only one thing separates the two: money.
Hobbyists don’t care about how much they make. Businesses track for profits.
Hobbies are something we do on the side after work.
Businesses are something we do to bring in full time income and we work hard to bring in as much profit as possible.
So if you have been working on the side for years now, calling yourself a business owner, in reality you may be missing the one thing that could change your entire approach.
It’s a trap we get into when we can’t take our business to the next level.
You do enough to feel good about what you’re doing, but you’re not getting results.
You’re not doing the right things to do truly big things.
And because its always holding you back, you’re not able to take things to the next level.
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