If you don't manage your time properly, it can have negative consequences for your design business.
Often, running a business can be at odds with creativity. The creative side may want to explore every option without restrictions, but that's not sustainable from a business perspective. Clients don't want to pay for hours of sourcing. This is why time management is essential for businesses. You need to find a balance between being creative and making money, because there is a point where your creativity will make you unprofitable. Or, your profitability will make you not very creative.
Make more money by managing your time better.
If you find that your time management is adversely affecting your design business, set some time aside to assess the situation. Could you be more streamlined? Here are some areas to evaluate:
- If you're never satisfied with your work and always think there's something better you could be doing, you're probably a perfectionist. This way of thinking can easily lead to spending too much time on a project.