Working for yourself is crucial

Covid-19 and the Affiliate market

We are all shocked and affected by the Coronavirus pandemic, it is causing problems in all central aspects and areas of living in addition to preventing us from meeting our basic needs and expectations. We are worried about unprecedented situations, especially ones that we cannot control or do not initially know how to respond to in the most efficient manner.

  • We are worried for our senior citizens as they are at the greatest risk for developing serious medical and health-related complications. 
  • We fear for our own safety as we are unaware of how our will body responds to the virus
  • We do not know how heavily this will influence our schedule in the future.
  • We are in many cases financially and professionally insecure.


How to manage the situation and motivate yourself to work
It’s time to prepare yourself for a new world.
For this, it is crucial for you to create a long-term plan for your Affiliate business. Remember the saying “when one door closes, another one opens”? You must learn how to use this opportunity to your advantage and make the best of the situation. 

Start right away
The main thing is to start working. Create a plan of action and dive the task into smaller subtasks, small tasks are tackled more easily than large ones, you will see your progress more easily. Motivate yourself and your team, create a positive and productive working environment. Eventually, you will see the light at the end of the tunnel and realize you will be able to handle the project perfectly fine despite the ongoing difficulties. 

Set deadlines
When a deadline is closing in, the race against the clock begins. All-nighters in front of the laptop and sleepless nights are all too common. Has this happened to you yet? Use this trick that will assure you get the rest you need. Set your final deadlines 5-7 days earlier due day to avoid stressing at the last minute, this will only harm the quality of the work. There will also be more time for changes and adding more valuable information. 

Think long term in this short-term world.

To read the full article originally published in CROWD magazine vol. 1, log into your back office at crowd1.com.