It's easy to reschedule activities or time with friends and family when you are first starting your business.
It's important that you put forth time and effort into building this new empire, right?Your family and friends will surely understand, right?After all, you're working so hard right now so that you can have the time to spend with them later.
Don't make the mistake that time will stand still while you build your business.
You need to pay back the time that you spent on your business back to your family.
It's important they understand that their needs and wants have priority with you too.
If you have a sporting event with your child or business function with your spouse, don't cancel it because you forgot and scheduled a call with a prospect.
Reschedule your prospect.
They are more understanding than you realize.
Don't forget, they contacted you.
So if they really want to talk to you, they will reschedule.
You don't want to miss that big goal your child scored or a networking event that could boost your spouse's career.
Scheduling a family night or a date night will go a long way in helping to keep the balance between work and home life.
This will also let your family know that you value your time together.
They will likely be more understanding when something unexpected comes up and you do have to reschedule.
It's not just about work.
It's about the fun you have with family and friends while you are growing your business.