If you are someone who is on a never-ending quest for self-improvement, you will be well aware that you need to adopt a holistic approach if you are to make the greatest strides. In general, that means that you need to try and improve upon all areas of your life at once, not just one or two. This is something that most people find to be quite difficult, but the truth is that it is the only way to really get to great improvements with regards to yourself. That is why I came a cross several areas of life I need to work on and probably you should, too. As long as you are working on these parts of your life, you will find that you can easily see improvements across the board, so these are all good places to start off from.
These days every 3rd person calls themselves a photographer but there is more to this business than mastering your camera settings and Photoshop. To become a successful photographer you need to be a marketer, advertiser, graphic designer, customer service representative and yes- a photographer.
When I saw a couple of my photog friends looking tired and finding excuses to not go to all sorts of social events just because “it is the season and I have to catch up on editing before the deadline.” That is when I understood that there must be more to it.