The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Success: 10 Resources to Help You Become Your Own Boss
The 21st century has brought great new opportunities for entrepreneurs. The digital revolution has completely changed the way we live — and the landscape for aspiring CEOs and innovators.
However, the world is also moving faster than ever, and the competition is thick, so you have to gain every advantage you can get to turn your passion or idea into a sustainable business.
Entrepreneurship requires an unvanquished spirit of curiosity, an openness to learning, a letting go of OldCo so you’re free to create NewCo.
– Michael E. Gerber
This is where this guide comes in. We’ve outlined the 10 best resources on entrepreneurship to help you acquire the tools and knowledge you need to start your entrepreneurial journey (and keep it going). Whether you’re looking to work remotely as a freelancer or want to turn your passion into a career, the resources below will help you get there.
If you want to know what the absolute most important traits and skills are to develop as an entrepreneur, look no further. If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur, this will tell you everything you need to know about what makes a successful entrepreneur tick.
If you haven’t yet found your calling, it’s important to do that first before venturing off into any long-term business effort.
That’s not just because you shouldn’t settle for anything less than doing what you love (after all, why become an entrepreneur if you’re doing that?), but also because you’ll never be able to maintain the energy and motivation to get passed tough challenges without this passion to drive you.
Read here: How To Find Your Passion
If you’re relatively new to entrepreneurship, there are some dangerous misconceptions that can hold you and your entrepreneurial efforts back which won’t be immediately obvious. Learn what those misconceptions are and how to keep from falling victim to them by reading this.
With social media, building a strong brand is more important than ever before. But if you don’t know anything about what it takes to build a brand, don’t worry, this will help you figure out everything you need to get started.
If you want to be an entrepreneur, there are a few things that you really need to know. I can’t stress these points enough– if you have dreams or plans of becoming (or are already) an entrepreneur, you need to read this sooner than later.
If you want to build a long and fruitful self-employed career, there are three critically important questions you must ask yourself.
This is yet another thing you really can’t put off, as it affects your entire path through entrepreneurship in several critical ways. But, the good news is, if you can be ready for these things ahead of time, you’ll be far better prepared.
If you haven’t already figured it out yet, entrepreneurship is tough — really tough. You need to have the right amount of toughness to get through the inevitable challenges you’ll face along the way. Building resilience is key.
Aspiring business leaders have more opportunities than ever, but the path to success is also very different from what it used to be.
People who might not otherwise have considered themselves entrepreneurs are now deciding to take this path because starting a business gives them the opportunity to do what they love and live on their own terms.
Entrepreneurship is a long-term game. If you hope to find success in your chosen endeavor, you need to have a well-defined plan and the structure to make that plan a reality.
Are you a seasoned entrepreneur looking for some extra tips for staying focused? Making your vision a reality is hard and requires a laser focus over a very long period of time. Fortunately, there are some simple hacks that can help you keep your eyes on the prize.