106: How Adaptability Can Sustain Your Business in Tough Times

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When the going gets tough, you might find yourself wanting to throw in the towel. You lose a client, you worry about raising your prices when there’s inflation, you just don’t know if you can keep going. But adaptability can keep you afloat.

In today’s episode, I’m sharing what to do when things feel hard or constrictive in your business. The answer is not to quit; it’s to be adaptable. Scarcity is very real, but so is the flip side which is opportunity—whether it’s adjusting a retainer with a current client, or being open to new clients and situations that are in alignment.

When the going gets tough, a little flexibility goes a long way.

On Today’s Show You’ll Learn:

  • How to keep yourself from going down the rabbit hole of shutting down your business because you’re worried about the economy and inflation [02:16]
  • How (and why) to stop pushing and forcing when things get hard [06:27]
  • The #1 thing that has kept my business growing—even in challenging times [08:04]
  • The importance of looking at the big picture when it comes to clients who are in alignment and being open to new opportunities [12:14]

Don’t forget to join me in my free Facebook group, The UpLevel Lounge.  This group is full of amazing women who are focused on collaboration over competition and are ready to take their businesses to the next level.  I would love to see you in there! 

Looking for support to scale your business in a way that works for you? I’m launching a new six-month coaching program in 2023: The Scale Your Way Mastermind. Head to my website and shoot me an email, or send me a message on Facebook or Instagram for more information!

Resources Mentioned:

Atomic Habits by James Clear (Affiliate link)

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