Making No Sales - New Business Owner In Need Of Advice
August 25,2019 at 6:43PM UTC
Hi everyone! This is my first time posting to Fairy God Boss! I'm really struggling. I started a social media business and haven't landed any sales. I left a great corporate job to pursue my dreams and am starting to question if it was the right thing to do.
Although I know people will tell me to be patient, however, it's hard to do so when you have bills piling up... and when you continue to put your heart and soul into it.
I'm doing everything I can: promoting, building email lists, networking, etc etc. but all of my "leads" are turning into dead ends.
I also am starting to feel depressed due to the continuous rejection. I wanted to see if anyone has faced dry spells, especially when first starting out. How long did it take for you to land your first sale?
Also, has anyone faced depression when first starting a business? How did you combat it?
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