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Knowing How To Start Your business when you have too much to learn



We all have goals in life, whether big or small. If you want to get to point B from A and believe that learning more will help you bridge the gap, you learn, learn, learn, but may never actually apply it when inundated with so much information. Guess what? If you don't take action, nothing will change.


For example, if you want to lose weight, you can read books online, listen to a podcast, buy a course, or have discussions with experts, but unless you take action, go to the gym, start running, walking, and paying attention to what you eat, nothing will change.


I recall a story about Eric who wanted to start a business but had no idea how to do so. His initial thought was to return to university and pursue a business degree. However, he lacked both time and funds. So, like most people, he turned to Google for assistance. The internet is truly incredible! There is a wealth of free information available about startups and entrepreneurship. But Eric has yet to launch his business one year later. Has the plethora of information available to Eric made him scared, overwhelmed, and confused?


I am frequently asked, "how do I narrow down the excessive information and move on to actually starting my business?"


Here's how To start.

First, it is best to put what you have learned into practice right away. When searching for information on entrepreneurship or startups online, read two to four articles, blogs, or videos on the topic so as not to overburden yourself with too much information; [SL1] and identify the steps echoed consistently.


Make a plan by creating an outline of those steps and apply them. Even if they are small steps, it is critical to take those first steps.


The key here is to apply the acquired knowledge immediately because once applied, your mindset changes.


You progress from learning to practicing.


Then, building on those first steps.


So, you learned something and immediately applied it before doing anything else.

Schedule it if you are unable to use it right away. Do not tell yourself, "I'll do it later," and instead, put it on your calendar.


Make it a reality by scheduling time for it,


Secondly, don't learn anything else until you've applied what you've learned. Refrain from seeking new knowledge while not putting the already acquired concept to the test.

Recognize that not everything will go as planned.


You might try something, and it's a total flop, but you owe it to yourself to try it out before learning something new. Having that system in place that allows you to say, "I'm going to learn this, I'm going to apply it, if it works, great, if it doesn't work, I'll learn something new," will teach you to get you into the habit and the routine of always practicing.


Even if you do stuff, and it's a complete disaster, you would move on, but if it works, implement it, make it a habit, make it a routine, but move to the next. Doing that will also help you avoid procrastination.


There are some challenges you would face on the way. Sometimes you would feel stuck, discouraged, or want to give up. These are not uncommon to many entrepreneurs. Here are two things to consciously have at the back of your mind.


Embrace your fear.


when you doubt, and afraid of failure, remember that it's not a sign of weakness; embrace it.
If you can change your mindset, you would realize that failure is a powerful tool for growth

People believe that the most significant barrier to entrepreneurship is a lack of time or money, but it is the fear of failure. This fear can be crippling at first, but it does not imply that you are weak, incapable, or worthless. If you can change your mindset, you'll realize that failure can be a powerful tool for growth. Most successful entrepreneurs, if not all, have encountered failure. There is a lot to be learned from one's mistakes, so they as an opportunity for improvement and trust the process.


Craft your vision, and persevere


crafting your vision to see the big picture and stay wholly committed
Your vision-Dream big, write it down, and focus on success