In business, if something is not working, you may wonder about what you can do differently. You may explore what other businesses are doing, you may research different solutions online, and you may ask a coach or mentor for advice. During this process, you come across a variety of methods, techniques and other suggestions that resonate with what you and others that seem foolish for your business.
Trying something different for your business can be risky and can cause hesitation. This is normal and healthy as long as you don’t overanalyze to the point that you take no action at all.
Elon Musk stated, “You shouldn’t do things differently just because they are different. They need to be…better.” When seeking a to do something different, make sure that it’s better than what you currently are doing. Remember that just because it is different, this does not mean that it is better or right for your business needs.
How can you know if a solution is better for your needs? One way is to test it for a short time. For example, here at shopVOX, we know that change is better with shopVOX, so we offer a 15-day trial. This 15-day trial allows you to test shopVOX’s production management so you can know for yourself if shopVOX is a better solution for your management needs.
Once you are able to test a solution and experience improvement, it can be easier to make a permanent step in a different direction.