How do you know when you should keep going versus when it makes sense to cut your losses and try something new? It’s a difficult decision most entrepreneurs and creatives have faced along their journey and so we asked some brilliant folks from the community to share their thoughts.
Nikolai Capone | Podcast Host & Content Creator
My co-hosts from the podcast and I are people that have constantly struggled throughout our lives. We believe that the struggle is one of the most beautiful things. The struggle separates us from people who were handed everything in their lives. We are the representation of people that refuse to give up . We refuse to conform to a society that doesn’t wants us to chase our dreams. We will ALWAYS keep going. We will NEVER give up. Read more>>
Jasmin Butcher | Sales professional & Entrepreneur
Anything worth having is worth fighting for. Any time I feel like giving up, I think about all of the things and people that will be negatively impacted if I don’t continue. When things get hard, it can be a sign that you are on the right track and getting closer to fulfilling your purpose. However, if you are coming against obstacles and it derails the purpose of what you are doing or maybe the timing is changing then it’s time to let something go. For example, I volunteered with an organization for three years and once I completed all that I was meant to do there it was time to let it go and move on to the next thing. I wouldn’t say you “give up” but instead you “let things go”. Read more>>
Gena Tinsley | Full time Mother & Entrepreneur
There’s a fire lit in my soul that was lit when I started SilentWatersBeautyCo. I have a purpose to create these products to help heal and impact a lot of people. When I feel like giving up, I think about all the work and dedication I’ve put into my business and to just give up? I couldn’t. I say never give up on something that was meant for you. Read more>>