How to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

  1. mattarney profile image55
    mattarneyposted 8 years ago

    With the global economy in dire shape, most of the action in entrepreneurship happens online.  Internet marketing has become such an "exciting place" for the retail business that so many people are looking to work from home and find entrepreneurial success that has eluded them elsewhere.  How can an average person find success and wealth in online marketing?

    The first step is to develop the proper mindset.  Your vision and ambition for your endeavor must be high because if you think small, chances are you will stay that way.  For example, if you embark on your business ready to be happy with a $500 monthly income, this is likely the amount you will ever make.  Faith can move mountains, so if you believe that your home business will make you a millionaire, it will.

    Once you've set your vision, you must give your full and unwavering commitment to the achievement of this goal.  This means finding the system that will help accomplish this vision, one proven to have worked for the entrepreneurial success of others.  The biggest mistake you can make is to be enmeshed in a scam where you get quick returns but falter in the long run because you take someone's money but don't deliver what has been promised.  This business is about trust and good relationships with customers.  If you displease your customers once, they will never come back and your business is doomed.
    Once you find the ideal system, the next step is to gain an insight on the business.  Know its ins and outs by absorbing all the information a marketing system provides so that you can navigate the road bumps and show the way to others in your down line.  Even the best marketing system in the world could not help you if you could not execute the business plan in the proper way.  If you do this well, you're primed for success because you guide your down line team in the right direction and earn the respect and trust of people.  The word will spread and this creates more success for the other people involved.   

    Along the way, it pays to conduct research and tests to find what is working and what is not.  This calls for mentors and partners who unselfishly share the secrets to their success by helping others become successful too.

    1. MrSyntheticOil profile image59
      MrSyntheticOilposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Matt: you've got some good points, thanks making me feel good about my efforts in my ventures as it affirms that I've done something right.

    2. Dale Nelson profile image45
      Dale Nelsonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Hi Matt,
      Welcome to hubpages.Great thoughts.I totally agree with you.If you aim for the top and reach the middle somewhere its all good.You have emphasised that the only really important factor is ACTION....
      Good luck on hubpages.Will join your fanclub