Churning up an idea that stands out from the crowd and then executing the same vision from the scratch and building it day by day is a thing that every founder of a business has to face. But hard work is not the only thing that matters, in today’s fast pace world success is the thing that everybody looks out for.
But success doesn’t come easy, a founder has to go to many lengths to ensure that his vision becomes a reality and a founder should have some secrets in their pocket to help them through.
Here I have tried try to decode some of these secrets for you
SUCCESS IS A LONG WAY
Always remember that nobody gets successful over time, there is no shortcut to success. Whenever you see a person more successful than you, you will feel intimidated and will doubt yourself and would ask “how can I get there”, but remember they also started from nothing. Take small steps at first rather than leaping onto big things.
IDENTIFY YOUR WEAKNESS
Weaknesses are something that helps a person grow. Most of us have weaknesses but we often ignore them and try to suppress them. When you know your weakness you make the best use of your time and strength to hire people who excel at whatever your weaknesses are so that your business doesn’t get affected by that.
DON’T BE AFRAID OF OBSTACLES
Obstacles are part of the journey that every entrepreneur has to go through. Most of them start their way with few contacts and no funding aside from their idea, their passion, and a strong will to hustle. So an obstacle is just an obstacle it can be overcome don’t be afraid of it or try to dodge it.
SET YOUR GOALS
Goals are a very important part of the growth of a business. If the goals aren’t set, there wouldn’t be linear progress. If the goals are poorly constructed they would be set up to fail eventually, but having a proper goal would help to focus and to be more productive with time.
LISTEN TO OTHERS
These days most of us don’t listen to others, be it in the personal life or the professional. Listening to others is very important. A founder must listen just not to respond but also to understand. A company’s success doesn’t just rely on the founder but also on the team that they have chosen.
ABILITY OF FORESIGHT
A founder should be able to read the patterns and predict what is the right decision that would help the company in future growth. The ability to foresight the future obstacles can help them plan their next move to be more accurate and effective.
A founder goes through a lot in building their dream. Some of them have these traits, some of them learn in the process. But always remember that building something from a scratch takes a lot of time and hard work. So, just stick to your vision and just keep hustling through the hurdles. Success will eventually be there.
WORK PROFILE-Saransh Gujral
- Co-Founder, CFO at INFILATE MEDIA PVT.LTD
- Founder of Sportzz.in
- Worked as a Team Leader as well as an IT Trainer at Webillion Infocom Pvt Ltd
- Working in Ideation and management team at KommunityKonnect
- Working as an event planner at Rainberry Events.
- Worked as a Freelancer: Chaitanya Sports Academy
- Working as an Intern as a Web Developer at THINK&BLINK