Ever Wonder How to Start? Just Start!

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Have you ever found yourself with a great idea, but not knowing how to get started? It can be overwhelming to figure out where to begin, but the key is to just start. Here are some tips to help you take that first step toward making your idea a reality.

Make Lists

One of the best ways to get started is to make lists. Write down everything you need to do to make your idea a reality. This can include things like research, finding funding, creating a plan, and reaching out to potential partners or customers. Breaking down the process into manageable steps can help you feel less overwhelmed and more focused.

Write It Down

Once you have your list, write it down. Seeing your ideas and plans on paper can help you visualize your goals and keep track of your progress. You can also use this as a tool to stay accountable and motivated.


Research is essential to making your idea a reality. Take time to learn as much as you can about your idea and the industry or market you’re interested in. This can help you identify potential obstacles, competitors, and opportunities for growth.


After you’ve gathered information and created your list, it’s time to create a plan. This can include setting goals, creating a timeline, and identifying the resources you need to make your idea a reality. A well-thought-out plan can help you stay on track and measure your progress.

Get Advice

Don’t be afraid to ask for help or advice. Reach out to mentors, peers, or experts in your field to get feedback on your idea and help you navigate the process. You can also seek out resources like workshops, classes, or online communities to connect with like-minded individuals and gain additional support.


Finally, the most important step is to start. Take action towards your goals, even if it’s just a small step. Whether it’s reaching out to a potential partner or customer, starting a social media account for your business, or creating a prototype of your product, taking action can help you gain momentum and move closer to your goals.

Talk Your Idea Out With Someone You Trust

Sometimes it can be helpful to talk your idea out with someone you trust. This can be a friend, family member, or mentor who can provide feedback and support. Talking through your ideas and plans can help you clarify your vision and identify potential challenges or opportunities.

Starting can be the hardest part of turning your idea into a reality, but remember, every successful venture starts with a single step, so take that step today and see where it leads you.

About Terry McDaniel

What motivates me? 1. Fun. 2. Learning. 3. Blessing and prospering people before profit. 4. Being the hero.
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