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NSL – Never Stop Learning

NSL

Your business needs to keep moving. Feed the cows,  irrigate, pay the bills, cut the hay, and feed the cos again. It is a never ending cycle of the ranch life. It can get boring, it can get manotaness, and it can seem like this is all that your business does.

At this point, it will seem like this will be a never ending cycle. It has always been the way the ranch has been run. Yes – it is a successful business. We pay the bills and have a little left over at the end of the year.

Keep it simple. To start the NSL process take small steps. You must remind yourself that in order to build a new habit, consistency is the key. When making your goal it is best to break it down into small “Projects”. Each project is attainable and realistic and must have a timeframe to it. A beginning and ending date.

Where to start? Well find your local Stock Growers. Attend their annual convention and interact with your peers. Go to the meetings that have something to teach. Avoid the ones that are dealing with policy and politics. Look for the meetings that have points that you have control over. Weather & markets, you have no control.

Take notes and interact with the presenters. This will start your mind to think a little outside of your box. Start to see yourself and what your operation may look like with these little changes. Write down 10 ideas that are good or bad.

Write Down 10 ideas. This will be essential in creating a list of steps to create a goal.

You are on your way to never Stop Learning.

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