On Entrepreneurship: Are You a Leader or a Follower?

How do you describe a leader? A follower?

And what is their relationship to entrepreneurship and business success?

It is very important to realize the magnitude of developing specific skills, first as a follower, and then to continue to develop leadership skills and to apply them in entrepreneurship”.

A follower must develop traits and characteristics early on. These traits and characteristics include being teachable, humility, industry, courage, determination, persistence, perseverance, and so much more.

Leaders on the other hand, are expected to have developed already the characteristics and traits of the follower, plus more.  Leaders have excellent persuasive skills. They also have the aptitude to solve problems without difficulty and are good decision makers. They take calculated and intelligent risks; they are good at time management; are well organized, and systematic. All these qualities and traits contribute to their success.

All these characteristics and traits allow individuals to develop effective business management skills, which are essential attributes of an entrepreneur.

Do you have these characteristics and traits? If no, are you willing to develop them?

Do you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur?


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