Is being an entrepreneur all that it’s cracked up to be? People always say to me at the end of my speeches that they want to be an entrepreneur just like me. In those moments, I often think, “Are you sure?” I’ve been a fulltime entrepreneur for twenty years and I like to believe that I’m pretty good at it. I’ve won some awards and I’ve been able to reach some pretty special milestones.
In the past twenty years I’ve learned that it doesn’t matter whether you choose to become an entrepreneur, but instead whether you choose to THINK like an entrepreneur. It’s the difference between getting acceptable results and reaching exhilarating goals.
Let’s face it, running a business is not for everyone, but thinking like a person who does run a business is mandatory for anyone wanting to be a success. Below are five lessons I’ve learned as an entrepreneur and they are lessons that I encourage you to apply to your life if you want to excel at what you do.Read more »