By: MJ Gonzales | Executive Chronicles
Self-reliance and determination are only few of the many traits that startup businessmen should have. In the nitty-gritty quest of entrepreneurship, startup businessmen have to endure the pressure before they emerge as victors. If that’s always the case, then why some entrepreneurs seem relaxed while thriving? Apparently, it not about working hard, but working smart. It’s not only about getting strong for competition, but offering the best output for your customers.
Settle for providing good service first. There’s always better and come first, meaning competition exists even before you think about it. Though it’s also helpful stay competitive, don’t trap yourself in the competition race and try to be perfect. Take one step at a time and enjoy discovering relevant lessons. Along the way, you will make wise decisions. It’s also more satisfying and enterprising, if your focus is to become good startup businessman than the perfect one.
Physically fit means business. Most people think that impressions, attire, and ethics are only the important aspects in business. What they forget is you can’t do business at all if you are sick and unwell. Even if you’re busy, don’t forget that you should also take care of your wellness. What you feel is also what makes you effective and better in all your dealings.
Accept not everyone is into you. You should build rapport with your customers and partners, then be casual with everyone else. This is not also about saving your time and effort, but also to scrap unnecessary concerns you should think about.
Embrace your uniqueness. Maybe you can adapt to a new environment or do something you don’t like initially. However if you ignore your own qualities, you are also denying yourself of the success you deserved. It becomes worst when you encounter discouraging moments and people who make you feel confused. Don’t feel bad if they say you’re odd, it means you’re unique. When you embrace your uniqueness, you’ll find your strength and do something about your weaknesses. It’s also a reason why some entrepreneurs find themselves making money out of interests they explore.