Don’t let your hobby be a distraction. It’s fine to take a break sometimes. It’s certainly fine to have hobby. But don’t let it be a distraction to your business. There are times when one can get so caught up with his hobby. After all, hobbies are quite fun to do. But it should not take away time from your business more than it should. Always keep your priorities straight. Before you taking off to do anything else, always make sure that everything is in place. Make sure that even in your absence things will go smoothly and well.
You can also make your hobby be more than just a hobby. You can actually make your hobby a business opportunity. Since it is your hobby, you must already have enough knowledge about it. If not, you are at least interested to learn more about it.
Let’s say that you are interested in cross stitching. You can start selling cross stitching materials. You would know what fellow cross stitch hobbyist would need. You would know what types of designs are in demand.
If you are into sports, you can have your own sports complex. Instead of renting, you and your playmates will now have your own place. Instead of paying for it, they will pay you instead. You can invite other people to use your facilities and earn on it. You can also sell some sports equipment.
So instead of your hobby being a distraction, it can be a business opportunity. It should be easier for you. You will be enjoying your hobby and you will be earning at the same time.