Successful Entrepreneur Mindset: Turning Failure into Success
In every business venture, there’s always a risk involve. And once you take that step, you need to be ready for anything, whether it is success or failure. The journey to entrepreneurial success is not just a simple cup of tea. It takes time, commitment, courage and patience to get things done efficiently. The thing is, when you engage in business, your reputation and business are on the line. That is why it’s necessary to always take caution and be one step ahead of the situation. What does it take to have Successful Entrepreneur Mindset? How do you turn Failure into success?
Of course, there are times that unfortunate circumstances happen and you are no exception. Every successful people in history have experienced failure along the way. Steve Jobs – ousted from Apple at some point of his journey, Richard Branson suffered dyslexia in his early 20s. My list could go on, but looking at the journey of these successful entrepreneurs, at some point of their journey, they have encountered defeat and momentary setbacks. But they did not let defeat keep them from going at it again and become one of the successful personalities in the industry.
For Steve Jobs, he always has it in him. From the beginning, he already knew what he wanted in life. Having fired from his own company did not stop him from pursuing his passion for technology and he continued to harness his skill and came up with innovations for the market, which lead him to establish 2 companies, Pixar and Next. The latter company would have been a strong competitor of Apple had it not been purchased by the latter. And once again, Steve Jobs is back as the CEO of Apple, until such a time that his resignation is announced.
Richard Branson, although he has poor academic performance because he was suffering from dyslexia, it did not stop him from wanting to be successful. Just like Steve, he already knows what he wants at an early age. He has always wanted to become a successful entrepreneur. And he did everything he could to become one. His frustrations motivated him to become UK’s Business Magnate. The Title of his published book, “Oh Screw it, let’s do it.” Is his philosophy that led him to own Billion dollar companies.
Shifting to Successful Mindset
Both Steve Jobs and Richard Branson have a successful mindset. They both have the passion and tenacity of purpose. They have the right attitude for success and are resilient when it comes to having to face difficulty. And I guess this is what every entrepreneur should possess. It is in times of difficulty that a person’s tenacity is tested.
How tenacious are you in sticking to your goal in times of difficulty? Let Steve and Richard’s individual journey inspire you to conquer your fear and live your dream.