from Strategic Business Stream,com 7/13 enhanced by Peter/CXO Wiz4biz
Are you an Entrepreneur or a small business owner? Are you seeking business advice that will help you start or grow your business? Do you want to become a $Billionaire in your lifetime? or $Millionaire? or Do you just want to build a successful business & become a successful entrepreneur? Do you want to learn what it takes to make a million dollars? If your answer to any of these questions is yes, then read on.
Today, I will be sharing with you some small business advice from billionaires. Some of these billionaires are drop out $B’s, but they have one thing in common – they all built successful businesses. So if you are ready to learn, then sit back and read on.
“As much as you need a strong personality to build a business from scratch, you also must understand the art of delegation. I have to be good at helping people run the individual businesses, and I have to be willing to step back. The company must be set up, so it can continue without me.” – Richard Branson
“To be successful, you have to be out there. You have to hit the ground running, and if you have a good team around you – and more than a fair share of luck – you might make something happen. But you certainly can’t guarantee it just by following someone else’s formula.” – Richard Branson – Virgin Group of companies
“To succeed in business, you must build a brand and never tarnish it. I diligently built my brand in the course of my trading commodities. You should build your brand recognition to.” –Aliko Dangote , Head, Trading Commodities Co.
“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.” “Follow your instincts, that’s where true wisdom manifest itself.” – Oprah Winfrey – Harpo Studios Production
“A good businessman must have nose for business the same way a journalist has nose for news. Once your eyes, ears, nose, heart & brain are trained on business, you sniff business opportunities everywhere” – Orji Uzor Kalu
“A good businessman sees where others don’t see. What I see, you may not see. You cannot see, because that is the secret of the business. The entire world is a big market waiting for anybody who knows the rules of the game.” – Orji Uzor Kalu – Slock Group – International Entrepreneur from Nigeria
“The most meaningful way to differentiate your company from your competitors, the best way to put distance between you & the crowd is to do an outstanding job with information. How you gather, manage & use information will determine whether you win or lose.” – Bill Gates
You’ve got to give great tools to small teams. Pick good people, use small teams and give them great tools so that they are very productive in terms of what they are doing.” – Bill Gates – Co-Founder MicroSoft
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