Starting a business is totally different from undergoing your 9 to 5 jobs. You need to understand each and every aspect and scenario, while selecting a business and starting it and putting the same to grounds.
Many factors matter, while you start or select a business of your choice to run on grounds. One of the major and an important factor that matters, is the way you look at things.
Yes, entrepreneurs don’t lose out on opportunities. They seek opportunity everywhere and they try to grab them. The way of thinking, your ideology must be totally and way different from a person, who is into job at some XYZ company.
This is just one of the major factors to be considered, while starting a business, others are as follows:
1. Seek Opportunities, as much as you can.
2. Think Under the Box, Out of the Box. Think Differently.
3. Imagine, Innovate, Implement.
4. Passion is the most important factor. If you have passion to do something, to run your business, you can then run it under any circumstances.
5. Always be prepared for the worst. Think about profits, but always be ready for loses too. Be grateful, for the loses incurred in the company, because that is what will make you more stronger in tough situations and will help you improve your business model.
6. Have an approach from the client or from the customer’s point of view. Imagine that if you were customer, would you use this product? Would you use this service? If the answer is yes, go ahead with your plan, but if it turns out to be no, you need to think over your plan, modify it accordingly and then put it into action.
7. Be an active listener, observer. many things around you may be turned into profitable business. Look from the entrepreneurial perspective, and you’ll get your answer.
8. Connect with as many people as you can. This will help you in exchanging thoughts, generating new thoughts and also will help you in getting feedback, about what do people think about your business plan and idea.
9. It isn’t necessary, that you start a business according to the market scenario. It is always good, to think that way, but it isn’t necessary all the time. Market changes, there are ups and downs, and what makes you go through this, is your determination towards your business, towards your plan. Your dedication for work and the passion by which you want to serve the people and the country in a fruitful manner.
These factors when kept in mind, will help you in selecting your business and will prepare you for the tough times, that every business goes through.
Article written and submitted by: Akshay Rakesh Toshniwal