How to be a successful business entrepreneur
In my previous blog I highlighted some key steps in being successful which are having an identity, priotitising what’s important and ignoring the ‘distractions’ that does not bring value. Also I talked about NASA’s vision to move humanity into studying space and exploringt cosmos. Lastly I touched based in having a purpose in life and to be driven. You can access the blog here.
As a business entrepreneur I see it everyday, people start a business, face challenges, loses motivation, dealing with uncertainity, heading into highly competitive world. This article will identify some skills and techniques to weather the storm, and lets face it there are challenges even from the get go. Will look at few business entrepreneurs, how they started, what their motivations where for starting, what are the challenges they faced.
Many would not have heard of Harland Sanders but have tasted finger licking Kentucky Friend Chicken (KFC) he founded, with the only experience he had was cooking for his siblings as a child. His father died when he was 5 years old, at 16 he quit school, at 17 he had already 4 jobs, and 18 he got married, and couple years later his wife left him and took their child. During retirement (at 65) he came up with KFC. He was a hard working, determined man to get into a highly competitive field of building a restaurant brand from scractch.