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Old 18th September 2017, 07:36 PM   #1
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Default 4 Things You Need To Do Before Opening A Business

The world is yours for the taking. That is why everyone should at least consider starting their own business. Itís the best conclusion to a lifetime in one industry. You know what makes a company successful and what makes it unsuccessful already. The only thing you have left to learn is how to build a company from the ground up. To help you succeed on your own, follow this simple guide:

1. Have a Business Plan

Before you can start doing anything, you need to first devise a business plan. Business plans are useful to get you started on the right track. They help you plan goals, know your limits, and know what you need to do to reach those goals. Your business plan is also useful in helping you acquire funding. Business plans show your vision, they show your aptitude, and they show you how youíll get from wanting to start a business to succeeding in one. Business plans rarely go exactly to plan, however. They are useful as a starting point and to acquire funding.

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Old 30th January 2018, 03:15 PM   #2
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I`d like to add more things:

Stop chasing the next best thing.

Stop chasing that shiny object.

Stop looking for the fountain of youth.

You need one powerful Idea. One idea your market loves. One idea thatíll take you from zero to one.

Everything else before that is practice.

Everything after it is sublime.

No one can tell you that powerful idea and no one can find it for you.

But once you do find it, once you settle down on it, focus on it to the exclusion of everything else.

Focus on it no matter what direction your team is pulling you in.

Focus on it even when people are against it.

Focus on it until you crush it then focus on it some more.

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