How to stay motivated to do ALL the things (for the D.I.Y. Rock Star)
This post loosely accompanies Gab & Jam, episode 186, “How to stay motivated to do ALL the things”
Wow! We kinda think this part is the second MOST important thing after getting started. Hey, if you’re going to get this building your creative empire into full gear, the ONLY thing that can stop you is just fizzling out and not being ready to stick and stay for the long haul. That’s what this post’s all about. If you take these strategies to heart, you will be able to stay buoyant, even when things get tough.
There will be many days when you are not getting “watered”; not getting compliments, not getting feedback, and feeling like, if you’re a tree that’s falling in the forest, you may as well pack up your tent and go home. –Or was that just OUR experience? –Anyway, there are many times when we put work out into the universe that we’re so excited to share, but have to be satisfied that, if you enjoyed creating it, this might have to be enough of a reward. But that’s hard. ESPECIALLY when, as a D.I.Y. Rock Star, you are wearing ALL the hats; you’re the artist, the record producer, the publicist, and the social media manager. The website builder, the photographer….. You get the picture. Here are some ways to keep yourself encouraged to continue to write the songs, get them out, and continually promote them.
This post loosely accompanies Gab & Jam, episode 186,