Stacy Tuschl is a speaker, business coach, and the owner of The Academy of Performing Arts in Wisconsin. She is the author of the book “Is Your Business Worth Saving?” where she reveals proven strategies for pulling entrepreneurs out of a rut and launching them toward business success.

On today’s episode, I’m going to dive into the 6 common mistakes you may be making or may have made in the past that have held you back from becoming an industry leader.

“I realized people really needed to hear this…” At minute 0:40, we’re diving in to what it means to be an industry leader. I’m sharing why it’s not uncommon for an entrepreneur to be multi-passionate and good at several things…that’s mistake #1. Plus, I’m sharing the kind of person that is really difficult to work with as a coach.

“They let external obstacles get in the way…” At 9:02, I’m talking about mistake #2: the obstacles we turn into excuses. Hear mistake #3 of how we tend to focus on what we don’t want rather than what we DO want.

“You can build a framework that is unique to the way to the way you do something…” At minute 14:08, I’m sharing mistake #4: nothing proprietary about what you do and any body can copy you leaving you to constantly innovate. Plus, mistake #5: they don’t have or know their company values.

“Our #1 job as a business owner is to be the visionary…” At 22:28, is that last mistake. They don’t consistently make space for innovation. I’m giving you a few steps to make an action plan.

If you are ready to be your industry leader I want you to join us at my Purposeful Positioning Workshop happening July 30-31! We have a max of only 20 people and I hope you are one of them. It’s going to be 2 days, 9-5, where we will be getting stuff done! Let’s figure out how to position ourselves as the best and ONLY option for our clients and walk away feeling like the industry expert! For more details and to save your spot you can visit