A pause to celebrate creates energy and momentum. It can be the fuel to rocket power through the next launch.
Celebrating reminds us of the why.
They don't all need to be big, planned productions. They can be small and spontaneous, but it's important to make your team feel like they're seen, appreciated and celebrated.
If you're not in the habit of celebrating frequently, add it to your calendar.
If you're not inheriently inclined to plan celebrations, choose someone on your team who's happy to.
Take what you do very seriously, but never take yourself too seriously.
What if you're self-employed?