Grades and degrees are not important in becoming a successful entrepreneur. Being a successful entrepreneur does not depend on where you grew up or who your parents were, either. But what makes a successful entrepreneur is one’s mindset and outlook in life. You don’t have to be super smart to be one, you just have to be someone who sees opportunities and takes them. And these qualities have been seen in Paul Marciano’s life as he and his brothers make their business a great success. He attributes his success to following ideas that go in his head and pursuing it. The only things that mattered to him were survival and discipline. Based on Paul Marciano’s life, we learn some of the qualities of a successful entrepreneur.
Successful entrepreneurs do what they love, it was the love of the arts that enabled Paul Marciano to come up with great advertising ideas. As head of the creative marketing and advertising of Guess, Paul’s passion for the arts simply burst out of him. The Guess brand was put on the map with his unique black and white ad campaigns.
Successful entrepreneurs are hardworking and are focused on their dream and vision. They don’t easily give up on challenges. They are able to overcome challenges because of the strong passion within them. With pure perseverance an entrepreneur succeeds where others fail.
An entrepreneur is dedicated to his work not because someone pushes them to do so but simply because there is motivation within them and in turn they also motivate others.
A successful entrepreneur always look ahead and is optimistic about the future. They work hard to attain their vision. Successful entrepreneurs know what they are doing, their goals and his role in achieving success.
There are goals that need to be achieved for a good entrepreneur. And with his goals, he does everything he can to reach these goals. There is a purpose in everything that he does.
Successful entrepreneurs are creative. They have a way of looking at the world that is different from others and they think outside the box. Successful entrepreneurs have big ideas that come from their creativity, from their way of thinking that is different from everyone else’s. The look forward to new ways of doing things and how they can make it better. Most successful entrepreneurs have changed the world since they were not satisfied with status quo.
It is in taking risks that entrepreneurs have become successful. This is sometimes necessary to achieve your goals. If you are afraid to try, you will never get anywhere. You shouldn’t let potential failure or uncertainty stop you from doing what you need to do. It is seeing the reward more than the risk that makes a successful entrepreneur.
These traits of a successful entrepreneur were seen in Paul Marciano’s success.