The Path To Success: Not a Solo Journey
Many people believe that success is a solo endeavor that takes hard work, long hours, and often requires sacrificing relationships. While there is no doubt that success certainly requires some tough times, the latter part is false; success is often not achievable without the support of others.
Social Support and Stress
Having a social system in place is one of the most important parts of beating stress, and being able to manage stress is one of the most important parts of maintaining the energy levels that are key for success. A social circle can provide you with a sense of belonging, increased feeling of self-worth, and feelings of security, all of which are important to sound mental health.
You Cannot Do It All
Despite how much you can do, there will come a point where you will need to admit to yourself that you cannot do it all. When this time comes, the support of others—ranging from friends to coworkers to family to employees—will be essential to achieving your goals and helping your business thrive.
Admitting that you need others in your life can be difficult to do, but it is one of the most important steps that you can take along the path to success.