Often effort and personal satisfaction don’t correlate with mass reception and / or success.
A blogger’s post that took hours to write and is, to her, life-changing, doesn’t get many views. Yet, the one she whipped up in five minutes goes viral.
A retail clothing store owner’s winter line will have some winners and losers. But there’s no telling which were studiously chosen and which were last-minute add-ons.
The salesman’s long-term, premier prospect is a high-maintenance bust. Yet, from someone wanting a quote on a Friday afternoon immediately turns into her biggest account.
Fortunately, the effort and personal satisfaction sometimes pleases the masses and / or is successful. Even better, though? Getting up to the plate every single day.
Giving ourselves a chance.