For many people today, accountability is considered an asset and a leadership quality. Whether you are working as a solopreneur or are part of a larger business, facing up to your responsibilities is key to your reputation and success. Basically, you are managing yourself! You are checking in on your behaviour and making sure you keep to your word. And, showing integrity and sticking to your values. Of course, we get caught up in the day to day and perhaps don’t check in with ourselves – enough. Now is the time to start that practise and learn 5 Ways To Improve Your Accountability And Succeed.
-Accountability is the glue that ties commitment to the result – Bob Proctor
Recognise that accountability is also about working alongside others. Call it team, coaching or mentoring, learning to work with others brings great benefits and riches to the mix.
It is also essential to admit mistakes and errors. To be able to learn from them and move on. And to take the feedback and improve.
-If you hate deadlines – get yourself an accountability partner –
Here are 5 Ways To Improve Your Accountability And Succeed.
- Don’t go it alone. Team up, share find a mentor, coach or accountability partner
- Be open to feedback to emphasise your strengths and build on improvements.
- Take responsibility for yourself. be your own manager! Integrity over blame.
- Value your time. Learn to say Yes & No to prevent people pleasing.
- Reward yourself. From simple praise to time out treats. Like walking in a forest, lakeside, seaside, park…to eating fine quality food.
-At the end of the day, we are accountable to ourselves. Our success is a result of what we do – Catherine Pulsifer
Many of us who give up our full-time jobs to work for ourselves, often find we are actually working longer hours than before. The pressure is on to succeed and achieve and to make 6k in 90 days – and feed the family.
When I start a new project, whether it is a new book or designing the content for a new workshop or video, I always turn to my accountability partners.
I ask for feedback and guidance and I ask for her point of view. She has a way of making me responsible for my actions, and staying true to my commitments.
It is an awesome conversation I tell you!
I am excited to announce a new Pilot Women’s Writing Circle. It will be a 6 week program for female writers wanting to write their first book.
As this is the first run of the writers circle, I am offering the 6 week program at an incredible price of £249.
This is a special one off price for the founding members of the Women’s Writers Circle. Thereafter the price will be £549
This will be a community and support based group and I am welcoming all writers wanting to find something worthwhile, beneficial for now and the future.
Because your book is a gift and a product that you can read, and sell again and again.
Please Ladies, do join the next webinar in the Step Up & Stand Out series which will be focusing on how to start writing your first book.
It is titled: How to Use Your Book to Step Up & Stand Out and you can register for FREE HERE.
October is a busy month, never mind we are tucking down for cooler or colder weather, shorter days and more cosy times by the fireside kinda lifestyle.
So keep reading, support your fellow authors and keep writing.
One day it will be your turn to show your book to the world.