By German Calvo • February 23, 2015
Starting a business can mean a number of things for you depending on how you are set for dealing with the obstacles you are going to encounter. If you are prepared to feel that you can expect the worst, and handle it with courage and determination, the key to success in your business is going to be determined by your attitude.
There will be many other attributes that you are going to need along the business path that you set out on. Yet ‘attitude’ is perhaps the most important one because it can set your way of dealing with problems and dictate your moods and resolve problems that come along.
If you are going to succeed in business, you want to learn as you take action, yes, learn as you earn is much better than just keep learning without taking action. Keep considering ‘attitudes’ because they can keep you on track to do everything required to move forward.
Believing that you can feel pretty good about yourself with the wrong attitude is not sustainable. You may do it for a while but eventually, you will feel grumpy and stressed. Instead, coming from the position of a ‘good attitude’, everything seems a lot easier to accomplish. Did you notice how many people you meet present themselves in a manner that gives you clues as to what kind of attitude they have?
Either of the broad types of individuals is easily perceived by their attitudes to the world, in general, the way they present themselves and the way they talk or the things they say. You know straight away quite often whether a person in front of you is a negative type or a positive one.
Negative types generally can stress you out while positive people boost your energy and make you feel better. On the other hand, simply creating the habit of a positive attitude is enough to make you feel good most of the time and that is a beautiful way to feel and be.
This feeling, in turn, can influence the way you handle adversity because you are looking at it from a position of strength. You try to handle problems from a position of stress and scarcity and see how far you can go… No, the best way to handle problems, business obstacles is from the attitude to search for solutions.
It is helpful to stay with whatever causes the problems and instead look for the solutions outside the reasons for the problems. Like the saying: “Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them” Albert Einstein.
So, good attitude: ‘In times of uncertainty I expect the best’ but this one is better: ‘In times of uncertainty, I don’t expect things to go my way always, but I try to learn something from those situations’. The choice of words also indicates, most of the time, how a person is perceived: “I can’t… ” shows ‘powerless’ while “I won’t… ” does indicate ‘choice’.
The lesson to learn is how to be positive and take action. These two things require a positive attitude. You don’t want to come from the side of “I can not learn this” or “I can not find time to solve that… ” these sayings will not motivate you. So, adjust or build the habit of a good attitude for your life in general and everything around you will flow better.
It is not always easy to know what motivates you and if it is easy for you then you already a big advantage over a lot of people. If you ask this question to many people, the answers will surprise you because you will find huge numbers of unmotivated individuals.
Your goals must be the motivating factor that may teach you that attitude is the key to success in your business. Set them high enough to make it worthwhile to go after them, but make the steps clearly defined and achievable, breaking thus the whole aim into manageable chunks of action.
Follow your attitudes with determination and focus and the steps to follow to achieve your goals will be straightforward and manageable. Is not always going to be smooth sailing but, this is when your good attitude will come to your rescue and help you find solutions to sail through the rough waters.
After that, persevere with continuous action and bite at every step on the way to business success. You will also encounter other attributes needed for the task at hand, like time management, life balance, productivity and most of all other than attitude: FOCUS all the time to get to your goals.
To your success
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