Solopreneurship | Habits | Mindset

How to Crush Barriers That Tank Your Solopreneur Success

5 tips to reach your peak and beyond.

Os Ishmael
7 min readJun 3, 2024


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We all have tremendous potential waiting to be unleashed.

I honestly believe that.

Some solopreneurs utilize their potential to achieve amazing outcomes while others never realize what they’re capable of as they let their self-limiting beliefs get in the way of their growth.

When solopreneurs consider talent as the only measure of success and don’t give enough credit to effort, attitude, and practice, they construct an artificial wall in their minds that limits their visibility and makes them believe they don’t have what it takes to reach the other side.

It’s not the solopreneur’s natural ability, but their attitude to learning that determines where they end up.

Moreover, talent can give solopreneurs the direction to take, but it can’t keep them on the path.

To achieve greater things, solopreneurs need to break down barriers, build the right skills, and open new doors to reach the other side.



Os Ishmael

Fractional Chief Communications Officer embracing life's wisdom | By day crafting strategic communications and narratives | At night, asleep.