Not all adhesives stick. Not all paint covers. Prototype templates need designing. Measurements must be calculated, chemicals must be measured. Let’s not forget other details: choosing a clean font, designing showroom displays, setting up Etsy links, and pricing.
For the Love of Pete … Designing tags had me feeling like a bull in a china shop, not able to move from Point A to Point B without breaking something, starting over, or throwing things across the room. Why was this so difficult?
At some point Oprah comes to mind. Why can I remember her 2002 conversation with Nelson Mandela about building her girl’s school? Anyway, thankfully I remembered her saying, Love is in the details.
Details, the important, time-consuming steps toward success. I discovered they can also be distraction to success. So, if you’re feeling overwhelmed by little details, take a break. Breath. Make an attitude adjustment. Then get back on track, focus, and keep moving ahead.
Thrive. One stroke, one pedal, one step at a time.