As an entrepreneur, you are going to encounter setbacks. They are a part of the game.
Bad news: Setbacks are practically guaranteed. Factor them into your business plan.
Good news: Setbacks will cause many of your competitors to quit (yeah!), and create new opportunities for personal growth.
As Napoleon Hill said:
“Every setback has within it a seed of equivalent or greater benefit.”
And that’s true. Let’s take Pat as an example…
Pat is an HBSA student that has been advertising online for over a year now. A couple weeks ago, he was slapped by the big G.
He had every reason to feel sorry for himself. After all, he’d been an advertiser in good standing with Google for a long time. How dare they slap him!
But he didn’t go that route. Instead…he slapped back.
And a scant 17 days later, he’s back to generating leads online.
That’s an HBSA record – going from slap to mac in 17 days. I called him up and forced him to tell me what he did to make it happen. He cordially agreed. Here it is: