It is important to keep in mind that there are a variety of ways to inspire employees. Some common ones include:
- pay increases
- time off from work
- special perks and privileges
- cash bonuses
These forms of inspiration are common. It doesn’t take much imagination to use one of these. The trick the smart entrepreneur learns is what is the secret or special desire of her team. When she learns this, she is able to do a better job of inspiring those around her.
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It is fantastic to be your best, because without knowing it, you may inspire others. Recently I experienced the worst day of my life when my twin daughters and I were struck by a hit and run driver. As I was in the hospital emergency room going back and forth from one daughter to the next I prayed and sucked up my tears and fears so I could take care of my daughters, get in touch with my husband and make the necessary arrangements for care. The hospital chaplain and social worker remarked more than once that I was strong, brave and handling the situation well. In fact, I wasn’t. I was holding in all kinds of fear, tears and apprehension. However, my girls needed mama in her super big girl panties. So, I sucked it all in and only let the world see the calm, the God in me. Click here to read more.
* finish law school and pass the bar
* breast feed four children including twins
* start my own business from the ground up with no clients and move forward
* start and grow a blog that is regularly featured in a variety of respected websites