Focus. As an entrepreneur it is vital – and often the most difficult thing to achieve. I like to think I look like I’ve got it all together, but I know the truth. In my brain all the tabs are open all the time.

I sit down in front of my laptop prepared to begin a project, and suddenly everything that needs to be done comes flooding in. I will remember that the dance website needs to have a few events added to it, that the chamber of commerce needs to have their newsletter sent out, that there are price changes to add to the hardware website, and the mechanic’s site should have their new hours posted on their home page. Oh, and that I have two blogs to write for, a meetup to promote, a few presentations to get ready, and school board meetings.

And don’t even get me started on the hundreds of emails accumulating by the hour.

[Read more in my Democrat & Chronicle blog post.]