11 December 2008, by A. Cedilla
You’re not alone if you’re looking to use the Net to make money; many people see the potential for building their own business by doing so. The Internet provides a level playing field and appeals to people of all ages as a way to run a business from out of their own homes.
But, despite the fact that running an online-business is often less expensive than a traditional business and lets you access a worldwide market 24/7, the truth behind starting one is that it can be as stressful as any other business. How can you prepare yourself for this?
Put on your game face.
Yes, it IS a tough time to start a business. You are guaranteed to experience days when your self-confidence is shaken, you feel the task is beyond your abilities and you beat yourself up for making mistakes.
Accept it – and move on. This is a natural stage of creating any business and you’ll have to deal with these issues whether it’s your first attempt or if you’ve been in business for years. Continue reading Handling the Stress of an Online Business