How To Have Your Best Year Ever By Creating A Scoreboard For Your Studio

In this episode of The Six Figure Home Studio Podcast, Chris and Brian discuss the importance of having a financial scoreboard for your business and what it can do to motivate you or keep you in check.

Every business needs to have a scoreboard, and studios are no exception. Listen to the episode now!

In this episode you’ll discover:

  • Why you need to have a scoreboard for your business
  • How you can measure the success (or failure) of your business
  • Why you need to focus on leading indicators, not lagging indicators
  • How your business relates to football
  • How a scoreboard will help you reign in your inner gearslut
  • Why you can’t let fear stop you from creating your scoreboard
  • How to hold yourself accountable to work on your business, not in your business

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“The best thing you can do for your self-education is to put yourself in situations where you understand less than 100% of what’s going on.” – Chris Graham

“Run your own race. Put your scoreboard up, compete against yourself, and always try to be a better person than you were last year.” – Brian Hood

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