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How I Knew It Was Time To Pivot
Episode 1027th March 2023 • Side Checks • Amy Schmidt
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There was a time where I thought my lengthy entrepreneur resume was a bad thing. That my multiple interests and exploration phase of entrepreneurship were signs that my aspirations were scattered or uncertain. And this couldn’t be more wrong. In this episode, we dive into the difference between exploration and pivoting, how to know when it’s time to pivot, and how to pivot within your career in a way that won’t leave you bumped and bruised. 

In This Episode You’ll Hear About:

In this episode I’m going to walk you through my career to clearly outline when I knew it was time to pivot and why. Then I’m going to give you a quick checklist you can give yourself, that audits this process for you and your career. 

  • The difference between exploring something new and pivoting
  • Why exploration should be encouraged within entrepreneurship 
  • A look into my full-time wedding photography career (the pros and cons)
  • The crash of my wedding photography career (my forced pivot)
  • Why I knew it was time to pivot before I did
  • Pivoting towards your goals (to build longevity)
  • Pivoting checklist

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