Many successful business leaders have once faced important moments that have had a decisive impact on the success or failure of their business. Whether you’re starting a business or pursuing career heights, remember these 6 steps, and who knows, maybe it’s time for you to put on your laurel wreath.
# 1. Know the Cost of Failure
The child stumbles when he starts walking. Learn to evaluate failures and realize that they are hardening. Push yourself into situations where you don’t think you’re going to dry out. When you stumble, get up and walk on. The cost of failure includes lost profits, final repair costs, fixed and variable operating costs.
# 2. Plan More and More
Short-term plans are needed when there are problems with long-term plans.
We have long-term and short-term plans in mind. Have a long-term goal and pursue it purposefully. Take enough time for your goals and stay on track. Short-term plans are needed when there are problems with long-term plans. Remember the long-known but real truth: when the door closes, the window opens.
# 3. Prepare Properly
Always be prepared. Opportunities happen, but they don’t happen again: career opportunities can be unexpected and you’ll only have one chance to say yes. If you are prepared in advance when the right day comes, you will be able to recognize the opportunity and grab it by the ridge.
# 4. Be Trustworthy
If you don’t believe in yourself and your opportunities, no one will believe you. As you think about yourself, so do you project the world around you. Love yourself and exude enthusiasm. People surrounding you will soon notice this.
# 5. Sleep Is Important
Research proves that deep night's sleep can have a positive impact on your success - it contributes to the absorption of information and knowledge-building. In addition, quality sleep improves mood and the immune system.
Here are some benefits of good sleep:
1. Improves concentration and productivity.
2. People who sleep well usually eat fewer calories.
3. Improves your immune function.
# 6. Be Energetic Always
It takes energy to work tirelessly. And you get them by eating and exercising properly. Swap burgers for salads, raw vegetables, and protein. Exercise regularly and feel and look better. Feeling great and energized equals success!
Here are some tips to be energetic:
1. Exercise - Even a brisk 10-minute walk will boost your energy and improve your mood. This really works! Try it!
2. Listen to upbeat music.
3. Get enough sleep. If the alarm gets you out of a deep sleep every morning, you're not getting enough, and it is important.
4. For some people, taking a 10 to 30-minute nap is helpful. I can't take a nap myself, but my father is known to take three naps in one day.
© 2020 Deepesh Devarajan