Ready to Start a Business? Here’s How to Motivate Yourself to Do It!

Charu Mehrotra
3 min readSep 1, 2023


The forefront of every business is an entrepreneur with dedication, a goal and the drive to see that they want better for themselves, the problem is that most of these entrepreneurs are never heard of because they don’t have the motivation to really start a business.. Working for yourself is an incredible thing to do, but it can be extremely challenging.

There is a lot that can rest on your shoulders, such as running the structure of a business and implementing a better company culture. You have to think about which systems and structures to use, from knowing which credit card terminals are available here to understand how your customers like to pay for goods. You’ll have to know all about IT and marketing, and you have to understand what goes into running a business from the time that you invest the money that you blow into it. Motivating yourself to do all that is not always easy! So, how can you do it? Let us show you:

  • Get your head in the right space. It’s so important to be in the right headspace with a business in any capacity, but when it comes to you being on the forefront and running it yourself, you’ll only stay motivated if you don’t allow that fear of failure, all those bumps in the road to knock you off. The best way to do that is to make sure that you are in the right headspace to tackle it. When you focus on all of your strengths, the future of your company is far clearer.
  • Consider meditation. It’s important that you break down your process as an entrepreneur to understand exactly what is needed to complete your workload in its entirety. Meditation can help you with that because you can practice daily mindset shifts. You’ll then be able to put out some positive energy and create new neurological pathways that will keep you going. It’s much harder to slip down to the dumps again when you feel like this.
  • Make sure that your new business has a strong mission statement . Your mission statement is going to help you to understand what you need and give your employees something to believe in. It will help you set goals, avoid any mistakes and it will help you to stay motivated even when your business hits a rocky patch which will happen. The key is to get through those rocky patches in one piece.
  • Don’t forget to focus on your mental health. Running a business is not easy, as we already said. If you want to maintain your motivation within it, then you need to make sure that you have some kind of focus on your mental health so that you feel healthier and better on the inside.

Starting a business takes some time and effort, but if you can motivate yourself to stay involved with it, you are going to feel better for longer.

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Originally published at on September 1, 2023.



Charu Mehrotra

Founder e-Magazine Womenlines, Entrepreneur,Unshakable Optimist. Subscribe