Top 6 Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

The life of an entrepreneur isn’t easy.

The early stages of every start-up is fraught with obstacles, potholes, dead ends and wrong turns.

Successful entrepreneurs do certain things which help them navigate around those obstacles, potholes, dead ends and wrong turns:

  1. Self-Education – Successful entrepreneurs read and learn like their life depended on it. They read books, read articles, read blogs, listen to podcasts, listen to audio books and watch video interviews of other successful entrepreneurs. success
  2. Tap Experts – Successful entrepreneurs find mentors who succeeded. They ask them questions, tapping their knowledge and experience.
  3. Take Action – Successful entrepreneurs gain knowledge and experience through the school of hard knocks by taking action. Taking action teaches them what to do and what not to do.
  4. Develop Processes That Work – Successful entrepreneurs use the knowledge and experience they gain from the school of hard knocks to develop processes that work, in order to avoid repeating what doesn’t work and to ensure repeating what does work.
  5. Find Apostles – Successful entrepreneurs build a team of talent. They search for and eventually find talented individuals who share their dreams and goals.
  6. They Don’t Follow the Herd – Successful entrepreneurs are not followers. They are trailblazers. They separate themselves from the herd and never look back. Success brings more and more people into their herd. Successful entrepreneurs understand that the more people they bring into their herd, the more successful they will be.

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Tom is a CPA, CFP and heads one of the top financial firms in New Jersey. For 5 years, Tom observed and documented the daily activities of wealthy people and people living in poverty and his research he identified over 200 daily activities that separated the “haves” from the “have nots” which culminated in his #1 bestselling book, Rich Habits – The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals. Visit the website:

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    May 28, 2017 lubisia sisungo

    I am an entrepreneur doing property development and its construction currently am doing university student
    hostels in one of our towns here in Kenya,before this i had done bungalow 3 bedroom houses for sale and for rent.
    I run a property development company by the name of Abandu property development group registered with our local supervising authority the National construction authority.
    Am sorry Mike i have not responded to your informative articles you always send me since i subscribed
    to your web site however i am grateful for all the info i have received since its quite relevant to the business am doing.Thanks i look to hearing from your next i will send you a brief profile of what am doing as i look forward to farther growth in the industry both locally and even internationally


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