Is this not the continuous and regular cycle of content creators? We are typically are the hardest on ourselves; “I am not as pretty as she is”, “her blog grew so much faster than mine”, “I will never be as successful”. This is all coming from the . . .
COMPARE AND DESPAIR mentality
This is also assuming that everyone out there who is creating similar content or building a similar business is our COMPETITION ! What we really need to realize is that there are . . .
HUGE BENEFITS OF COLLABORATION
From my short time in the blogging world I’ve learned that you’re bound to come across certain individuals who feel like as soon as they share someone else on their social media or platform that their audience will desert them. Either that, or they feel so self absorbed that they want to have the focus on them at all times. The fact is that a blog or any other piece of content that one creates is not for the creator it is for the audience. I of course hope that the creator enjoys the content that they make but ultimately it is for the readers.
On the flip side; there are also AMAZING people who thrive on collaborations, which ultimately has a big part in their success! Collaborating with like minded people keeps you sharp, inspired and creates authority for you!
Here are some of the MANY benefits of creating collabs with others in your field
What do you think? What did I miss? What was the best collaboration that you have ever been a part of? I would love to hear about it!
Shhhhhh can you keep a secret? I am working on a project with couple amazing girlbosses that is set to launch in a couple weeks time! Stay tuned for my next collab <3