One of the best traits of entrepreneurs is that we are always looking to the future and setting goals to reach the next thing. Any help we can get to make those goals a reality is a godsend. Starting a blog, or putting your current blog to work, can go a long way toward helping you cross that goal off your list and popping a bottle of champagne to celebrate!
4 ways a blog can help you:
It makes you accountable for reaching the goal
Have you ever set a goal and then told a friend about it? When you tell someone about a goal, they will check in with you about the progress. Imagine telling a bunch of people about your goal. Like the whole internet. I know you don’t want to embarrass yourself in front of the internet! That means you will for sure meet that goal and tell everyone about it.
Helps you break down the goal in to doable, postable chunks
When you’re a blogger, your main focuses is coming up with post ideas. So you are thinking of how create the moseyou can make the most of your most of your time is spent thinking about how you can produce the most content you can from all the effort you are making. This means breaking your goal into achievable chunks that you can post about.
Helps you track your progress
Posting about the small chunks you are tackling also helps you see the progress you are making. You can see what strides you making and how much work you have left to go. Seeing proof of your progress will fuel your momentum and help push you to crushing that goal.
Attract fans that will support you and cheer you on
Building a blog is building a community. The community of people that follow your blog keep coming back because they like you, they trust you, and they are inspired by you. They want to see you be successful and will be in your corner all the way.
I hope this gets you one step closer to crushing your goals. Think of me when you are sipping that sweet, bubbly, champagne!