Dazzle Magazine Issue 27

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Not everyone has an entrepreneurial mindset, and that’s fine. I do believe that entrepreneurs think differently from others. They have that compulsion to succeed and this attitude generally gets them through. Some believe that you need a permanent job as security if you plan to start up a business.

Over the past six years, I’ve never had difficulty in writing my publisher’s notes as they’re always based on a conversation that I’ve had. My most recent conversation was about entrepreneurship and the challenges of running your own business.

Many people admire entrepreneurs and their willingness to take risks. Often, they readily admit that if they were to run a business, they would need to have some sort of job security. Theoretically, that would be the smart thing to do. Practically, however, this may not be the most efficient or effective way to go about it.

I’ve learnt, over the years, that one must put their all into their business and constantly innovate in order to achieve their desired growth targets. As the business grows, you progress along with it. Entrepreneurs also need to create multiple revenue streams in order to survive in an ever-changing economic landscape.

The good thing about entrepreneurship is that it grows on you. If you have a business idea, I would strongly advise that you jot it down on paper or your computer, and make sure you dot all your i’s and cross all your t’s. Your business plan should be concise and precise and must be used as a guide during the startup.

With that said, I’d like to wish my amazing team, all our readers, fans and advertisers a Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year.

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