EPISODE 6

How to Move Past the Broke Teacher Mindset so that You

Get More S*** Done in Less Time

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"Then with the extra time that you have, you're not going to binge on Netflix and you're not going to find something else to do outside of your business. You're going to still invest that same amount of time in your business but now you're going to shift your focus to actually doing things that bring value to your customers."

~Erica Terry (16:25)

Here's some highlights from this episode:

03:17

just because you took the leap and started your own business doesn’t mean that you no longer have a broke teacher mindset. It’s quite possible that you still do because as I told you in Episode 4, it’s levels to this thing...

04:42 

See I know because when I first started my online business, I was so afraid of losing the few coins that I was earning that I tried at all costs to avoid putting money back into my business. I would spend hours researching a free way to accomplish a specific task rather than spending $10/month to automate it.

10:50

While level three of the Broke Teacher Mindset is all about not allowing yourself to invest in the products that you need to grow your business. The final level of the Broke Teacher Mindset, Level four is typically found in experienced edupreneurs who are starting to create multiple income streams and who aren’t afraid to invest in products

16:25

Then with the extra time that you have, you're not going to binge on Netflix and you're not going to find something else to do outside of your business. You're going to still invest that same amount of time in your business but now you're going to shift your focus to actually doing things that bring value to your customers.

17:00

if you are wondering what products you can possibly use to speed up these processes, then I invite you to go visit my favorite tools page, where I share with you the top 10 tools that I'm currently using in my business that's helping me to be able to automate processes and to grow my business. So you can get those top 10 tools by going to wwww.classroomtoceo.com/tools

POWER HOUR

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12:23

Here's your Power Hour Assignment:

1. Acknowledge your current Broke Teacher Mindset level

2. Accept where you are (Forgive yourself of any past regrets or mistakes. It's ok. All of us educators have operated with the Broke Teacher Mindset at one point or another so you're not alone.

3. Action - Do what you need to in order to level up & move to the next level of your edupreneurial journey.

More specifically, today you are going to begin by identifying the task that's eating up all of your time.

Once you complete your audit, the next step is to find a product that can help you streamline it so that you can use those additional hours to begin creating multiple streams of income.

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