How can you achieve greatness as an entrepreneur? Easily, seek validation from yourself. As entrepreneurs, we often look for support from others in order to ensure us that we are on the right track. We look for validation from people who may not understand the complexity of our vision and or calling. It’s great to “vet” those that are close to you in order to ensure that your concept is needed but when you base your level of acceptance for you new-found mission on the opinions of others you are setting yourself up for failure.
One of the key elements of being an entrepreneur is your ability to be a trailblazer. You have to predict that next wave in the industry you are in so when the tide turns you’re already in a position to take advantage of those that will want and or need your services. Your ability to have faith in your vision is vital to your ability to sphere head an organization. Being the boss means you make key divisions that will help your company stand alone against competitors at all times. Being an entrepreneur isn’t a get rich scheme, it’s a calling for those that have unquestionable instinct, guts and purpose.
It’s a new week, and it’s up to you to motivate yourself. If you decided to step out on a limb and become an entrepreneur, then maybe just maybe you have the key characteristics necessary to be a success. Make sure you give yourself permission to be great. Allow your vision, dream and dedication to be your only validation. If you look towards others for comfort, understanding and encouragement you’re going to be disappointed. Hang out with others that can relate to your new-found hustle but make sure you’re the one with the final say on your empire.
Quote of the day:
If you want to achieve greatness stop asking for permission.” –Anonymous
Mogul of the Day Featured in image is Jeff Beckham , creator of The Black Box