Today, Joe Gladstone is a successful entrepreneur who has persevered through challenges to achieve his dreams. However, his path to success was not always a smooth one, as it seldom is. While on his journey, he has always sought out the greatness and has been involved in things that he believed would make a positive difference in the world. As someone who is always looking for a way to help others and not be selfish as some people who “make it” are, he reflects back on the obstacles along the way to where he is now.
For Joe, the biggest challenges that he faced were always something that involved staying positive about his goals. Joe has a tendency to dream big, and when he sees the movement towards achieving those goals is slow-going, he gets disappointed and sees his drive to reach them slow down. While he does hold onto his ambition quite strongly, it sometimes becomes challenging to stay disciplined to what he wants to accomplish.
The way that Joe was able to overcome issues like this was to plan and study in the field he was the most interested in. He pursued what excited him and gave him the energy to keep going no matter what. Joe was able to overcome challenges and obstacles like this by planning and studying within the field that he was most interested in. That helped motivated him to continue pursuing whatever his focus was, regardless of how challenging it got sometimes.
Whenever times get tough, Joe knows to keep his head up and continue striving for greatness because if he gives up at that point, it would have all been for nothing. He continues on, knowing the satisfaction and payoff will be well worth it.
Everyone wishes there was someone at the start of their journey to give them some much-needed sage advice, and Joe is no different. Reflecting back, he wishes that someone would have given him the advice of thoroughly having everything planned and organized from the onset. This would have helped him avoid a tremendous amount of headaches along the way on his entrepreneurial journey. Planning and organizing have become paramount in Joe’s life, and he attributes much of his success to it.
Managing a business requires having a very well-organized workspace, as well as a hyper-focused mind that is sharp. Decisions sometimes need to be made quickly, with accuracy being paramount. Staying well-organized also helps you maintain clarity of insight, making any decisions that are made to be much better than they would be if you were completely disorganized.
Throughout Joe’s journey to the success he enjoys today, he has seen obstacles along his path. He has also wished there was someone there who could give him the sage advice he now imparts unto others. However, he now can at least help others who are still early on in their journeys, ensuring they get to enjoy a more accelerated path to success.