January's been a hard month!

Discussion in 'Water Fed Pole Cleaning' started by CMRwindowcleaning, Jan 20, 2016.

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  1. CMRwindowcleaning

    CMRwindowcleaning Active Member
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    It's just been a struggle feels like I still haven't recovered from Xmas ive got zero motivation and the cold and dark mornings are making me want to just stay in bed! Anyone else feeling the same??
     
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    I've been the opposite and have felt fairly motivated since going back to work at the start of January. I took on a load of new customers at the start of the month which was good for morale too. I spent years getting up to go to work at 4.30am so getting up around 7ish for an 8/9am start is a doddle.
     
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  3. CMRwindowcleaning

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    I've got more than enough work and been doing this for 3 years plus used to have early starts in previous job! Usually a really early bird aswel! Just feel lazy and like I can't snap out of it!
    Hoping it passes soon suppose i will feel better once my finger tips stop feeling like there going to fall off lol
     
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    Fear not guys, spring time will bring in a load of new customers, and the weather won't get in the way so much. You can't go 100% all the time, and winter is a natural time for hibernation.
     
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    I prefer winter. I go quicker when it's cold. And I like it when it's dark at 4/4.30. Home time:thumbsup:
     
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    I agree mate, was just trying to make folk feel better. :) For you and me an early home time is a good thing,for others its devastating. Things feel a lot better when you just accept the dark evenings, cold weather, and other factors, and enjoy it as a break from the norm- instead of something thats ruining your business.
     
  7. Gary63

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    Real window cleaners do it in the cold !!
    Get up and get out there......
     
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    Couldn't agree more mate. Home at 3.45, with a clear conscientious ( spelt wrong I suspect) love the winter
     
  9. David K

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    My motivation is food on the table and roof over my head ! And the fact that if I don't step up to the game , somebody other will for sure :D
     
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    My mood is generally dictated by the weather.

    Theres been some horrible dark miserable rainy windy flooded shitty days, but this last weeks been a lot brighter, cold but sunny, the days are slowly dragging out and springs on is way, just keep going, soon be rushed off our feet sweating like pigs in a greenhouse praying for winter to get a bit of rest.
     
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