The Struggles of Starting Out | Tea Addicts Anonymous


In case you haven’t heard, I dropped out of school and started modeling. I know it probably isn’t the path that most of you thought I’d go down, but life has a weird way of winding the road when you least expect it.

As you have probably guessed, I am totally kidding. I have just started working with an amazing photographer and needed to show off some of his work from one of our most recent shoots. His name is Anton and you HAVE to check him out! If you are located in South Florida and you need a photographer, talk to him. He will take care of you.

So anyway, I am still in school (just for a few more months though). I am actually in the process of launching my own content writing business and have been lucky enough to have help from several other other entrepreneurs along the way.

New beginnings can be difficult. Starting a new business is very difficult. Even if you’re good at what you do, the technicalities and legalities can be a bit tricky.

I have learned the importance of asking for help and delegating tasks outside of my expertise sooo quickly. Collaboration is a very important part of success in any area of life. Although I am confident in my writing skills, I am very new to the whole business thing. There will always be people who know more than me, and it is important for me to be open minded and receptive to the ideas of others.

Not to sound pessimistic, but this process has taught me a lot about what I lack, namely, an eye for anything visual. I can barely even dress myself let alone envision the logo and media for my website and social media pages. I talked to a couple of branding specialist and they both agreed that I needed more solid visual content. Identifying my shortcomings has helped me to find solutions to bumps and roadblocks along the way.

Backtracking and reevaluating has become an everyday thing. I’m constantly tweaking my plan of action and seeing what I can do better. It’s so crazy to think about how this business is my brainchild and my actions will make or break it. It gets a bit overwhelming at times, but I

In the past few months, I have also learned that success does not come overnight. Every step I take is one in the right direction. No matter how big or small, every little accomplishment pushes me closer to the bigger picture. There is success in every step.

I’m not sure if the point of this post is to motivate myself or to motivate others. Maybe it was just to share those super cute pictures. Who knows?

Anyway, Quill to Keys Content Writing is on its way. Be sure to follow the Quill to Keys Instagram page so that you can stay up to date on any future developments!

Also, for those of you who are wondering what exactly content and copywriting are, I will have more information for you on my new site which should be live in a few weeks!

Feel free to drops some words of wisdom in the comments. Whether you have owned your own business for years or you are relatively new, let me know what you wish somebody would’ve told you when you were just starting out.

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