How to be a good entrepreneur in five simple steps.
How to be a good entrepreneur in five simple steps. Being a great and a successful entrepreneur may be a bit tricky. Hard work, passion, perseverance, and persistence are not an exception as numerous books mention. So I came up with a fool proof list that may guide you to be successful in you dream business.
1. TAKE PERSONAL INVENTORY
Simply examine yourself and take a realistic view of your strengths and weakness. Look at areas of compatibility (knowledge, experience), skills equipped, personality, can you deal with failures and hardships along your path to success and your accessibility to capital for your business.
2. BE A PROBLEM SOLVER
Check out which products do you wish they were present,or services that would be better if existed?, How helpful or useful would they be to you and other people?, How would they better people’s lives? All in all look for inspiration from the world around you, open you eyes to view or look for ideas to kick start your business.
3. BE CREATIVE
Don’t rush to start working rather take your time to be inspired ,allow creative juices to flow .Take a stroll in the woods ,read books in a quiet spot.
• Stay active don’t remain on one area for more than an hour.
Walking around is critical to both your mental and physical health. This may also trigger creative ideas on your way.
Learn from already successful young entrepreneurs; try to incorporate their ideas from their successful stories.
• Seek counsel from wise friends, associates, and successful business persons about how best to grow your enterprise.
4. ALWAYS HAVE PASSION
Passion is more like fuel that is needed to run a V8 engine, similarly to your business .passion is essential to drive to the long journey of success. In other terms be excited about your product. Your hard work and energy will be saved to inspire potential investors, partners and growth in your business.
5. TAKE RISKS
This is the most important item .Most of the successful business personnel had to take numerous risks which have resulted to interesting outcomes. Playing safe will only cripple or stagnate your young business. I don’t mean taking blind jumps but do your calculations and researches wisely.