However, I also believe that every cloud has a silver lining. Itâ€™s just part of my worldview. So here are at least ten benefits of the current recession: It causes you to get more creative. It forces you to make the tough decisions. It thins out the competition. It makes you realize you canâ€™t take anything for granted. It reminds you that real wealth isnâ€™t about the stuff you own. It fosters out-of-the-box thinking. It makes it easier to abandon business-as-usual. It brings you back to the basics. It accelerates change. It causes you to be less wasteful.Also you definitely need to listen to this video at Liberty University.
Michael Hyatt has written a great post on “10 Benefits of a Recession.” Here is a clip from it and you need to go read the rest!