Have you ever found yourself saying, â€śI really need to do thisâ€ť or â€śI need to make this changeâ€ť. Then months go by and you realize you never had the time to do those few little things.
I think weâ€™ve all done that over and over again. If something isnâ€™t absolutely necessary, if it isnâ€™t something that needs to be done for your business to succeed, it seems to be put onto the back burner indefinitely.
Yet if you sit down and take a look at all the little things you wish you had time to do, you might be surprised at how they cumulatively could change your business.
Thatâ€™s what weâ€™ve done here the last couple of weeks. We sat down and made up a list of the little things for each facet of our business. And now weâ€™re finding itâ€™s a great roadmap to get 2012 started with a bang. Want to do it to? Hereâ€™s how.
Write it down
The problem with doing the little things is you always put them off, hold them in the back of your mind, and never add them to your to-do list because bigger things are always more prevalent. If you have to get out an order for a client, are you really going to put â€śchangeÂ out About Us page on websiteâ€ť in front of it?
In order to get the little things done, you have to know what the little things are. And how they will impact your business. Let me share with you one of our examples.
Weâ€™ve created a â€ś10 things to doâ€ť list for several different areas of our business, one of them being our VirtualPhotographyStudio website. We still love the look and feel of our Virtual site, yet there are small things weâ€™ve talked about changing for months. So we sat down and created our top â€ś10 things to doâ€ť list for Virtual. Some of the things weâ€™ve included are: [Read more…]