First… sorry about the cheesy image, I couldn’t resist.
Here are 5 business marketing characteristics that might help you be more successful.
1. Do what you can do for free; If your willing to do something substantial for free then you are able to do it well for money. Find something you like and that you do well as a hobby or passion, then seek means to do it professionally.
2. Stay in the game; Most business’s fail, it’s a cold fact of life. Use this as a lesson and learn from all obstacles. There is a lesson in every situation that sets you back. Usually the lesson is someone else did what your trying to do better.
3. Be in the moment; Try not to spread yourself to thin. Staying on track is hard by nature, our minds want us to find something easier or better. In busines there will always be temptations of easier and better ways to make money but these our found from someone else working hard to find it. Usually they found it by learning as they get there. Trying to take a short cut to match someone else’s success will usually set you back. It’s more reliable to find your own path and stick to it.
4. Don’t find ways to make yourself more successful; This is more for business and marketing professionals that are established. Instead of you focus on what can make your customer and employees more successful. This will bring success back to you in the end.
5. Open the possibility box, expand all possibilities for the business you target. It’s smart to know what not do as much as what to do. Try new stuff that pertains to your business even if you think it’s not worth it. In the end, even if it doesn’t work you will know more about what you need to NOT focus on.
Written by: Charles Yarbrough