Authentic

In an International market, you have a significant larger reach, yet also more competition. The more reason to be yourself and share your unique approach. Like a fingerprint or DNA, your uniqueness in the world is your entrepreneurial power when emphasized. Don't let anyone feed your self-doubt. Stick to your message and keep moving forward. Make sure that not being a native in all the markets you target, doesn't become an excuse, or a speed bump.

You can't do things perfect, since perfect for the one, is imperfect for the other. So get rid of perfectionism and remember perfect often makes customers feel they’re presented with something too 'salesy'. Go with authentic and as long as there aren’t any major problems in understanding what you sell, people won’t mind if it’s not flawless. They want value and the knowledge you offer about your niche.

Too often we compare where we're at, to where others are. This makes us feel like we are too far behind. Embrace your starting point! Many people out there see your content and wish they were at your level. So just go ahead and start with version 1.0 to SERVE and bring in revenue. Version 2.0 is to IMPROVE. 

The fact that you are worried about not being able to do it perfect as a non-native English speaker, means it is probably way better already than you think, since you care and are concerned.

What is it going to take for you to push through? I don’t know what your life is like right now, but in many cases you are your greatest obstacle if you allow yourself to be. Set some milestones. Each time you hit a milestones, you will feel different and ready for a next step. Be persistent in your International pursuit.

Being a non-native entrepreneur in a global market, doesn't necessarily have to be a disadvantage, as long as the VALUE you offer is clear. Imagine, when you are drowning and asking for help, you don't care what color the boat is that saves you. Perfection will keep you broke, so get it out there! It doesn't matter if you’ve been doing this for 25 years or 6 months. It is the value you add to the content, that matters. And for the non-native English speaker among us; you might find your vocabulary limited, but people really only need to understand what you sell and fall in love with your product.

Don’t let perfect be the enemy of good. You’ll always meet different perspectives, different opinions and taste. Trust the fact that your ideal client will find you, when you are genuine, authentic and your offer is valuable.

People don't relate to perfect. They relate to AUTHENTIC.

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