Becoming an entrepreneur is not difficult, being successful is a different story altogether. Thomas Salzano, a New Jersey based hairstylist, traveler, photographer and blogger, says launching a growth oriented business takes more than investment and hard work.
The key, he says, lies in the following:
- Working Smart and Not Just Hard
Only hard work hardly works anymore, says Salzano. Working for 18 hours every day and trying to do everything on your own will only lead to one outcome: an overworked you.
What starts with a full power hardcore unflinching gusto, soon turns into a routine of sleep deprived nights and days filled with exhaustion! The key lies in finding the right people to do the required job. Working smart fetches you better outcome and also keeps you on your feet.
- Don’t Be Afraid to Fail
No matter how much we all want to succeed, the fear of failure has killed more dreams than the failure itself. Don’t be afraid to try just because you may fail. Winston Churchill once said, “Success is moving from one failure to another without losing the enthusiasm.”
Sometimes, people don’t think it through while launching a business. From location to niche to audience to demographics, everything needs to be considered. Along with that, you also need to make sure you have the resources to keep things running.
- Be Relentless
Your business is your dream, so you need to protect it, nurture it and make it happen. You just can’t afford to let it slip because of any reason. Nothing should come between you and your goals.
Wake up, get ready, and work on your dream. Because if you don’t work on your dream, you’ll be working on someone else’s!
In the end, Thomas Salzano gives the most important tip for success: staying healthy. Healthy body lets you focus better and gives you an edge that most people want.