HOW TO BECOME AN ENTREPRENEUR: Technically an entrepreneur is a businessman who takes greater than normal financial risks; but today if we look at the people who call themselves as entrepreneur, we can see that these are the ones who hustle, comes up with new ideas and take risks lesser than average businessmen. They take baby steps and learn the process through other’s success and their own mistakes. If you want to change your mindset and like to be known as a present-day entrepreneur, then follow the below 3 tips.
1. Entrepreneurs Play The Long Game: If you think that you are going to become an overnight millionaire through entrepreneurship then you have picked the wrong passion. Entrepreneurship is something that takes years to master, you can become an entrepreneur by starting a small business but if you want to be a “Successful Entrepreneur” then you have to wait for the right time. Start a business around your passion and keep learning from the ones who have a similar kind of business.
2. Flip Your Name Into A Brand: In order to start a successful entrepreneurship career, you must have a successful personality. Learn different ways to self-promote yourself, self-promotion sounds inappropriate but if you do it in a proper way, just like the big brands do; then you can benefit a lot from it. Being active on social media and having a professional website are just few examples of self-promotion. There is an endless possibility for self-promotion which also includes, giving free seminars and writing books.
3. Have A Source Of Income: If you are thinking to quit your job and start a business, then think again. Every business needs skills and expertise but on top of all it requires financial support and having a full time job is one of the best way to fund your business. Try to start your entrepreneurship career with a part-time side business, work on it, grow it, stabilise it and then decide whether it’s the right time to fully jump into it.