Over the last two years, since getting laid off and launching MomsWithMS.com to bring moms together I have had a huge number of ideas, visions and goals, as we entrepreneurial spirited moms do.
I have struggled with them, the pressure to focus on one, to find ways to make money doing something good and not just to make money, and much more have plagued me as the numbers in my bank account get lower and lower, eventually turning red as the letters pile into my mailbox for collections.
I am a purpose driven person, and doing things "just to make money" is really hard for me to do at this point, especially since launching MomsWithMS.com and experiencing the gratitude and recognition for finding a way to utilize technology in helping so many women to both get connected and feel supported through their joys and sorrows together, no longer alone. I have so many projects to focus on, and they are all so important I would be sitting in a confused cloud of inspired thoughts...that just kept going in circles.
Then another one of those letters would come in the mail...you know the ones, those URGENT NOTICES that just won't stop...
I had a belief that if I could just focus on one, drop the others, then I would be able to better monetize and comfortably live. Trouble is, they were all so important, that I wasn't able to drop any of my top projects, and it kept me flummoxed.
But this morning I realized something, something big, I had one of those "ah-ha" moments that I hear about so often in my circles. Here is what happened...(read more)
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