Characteristics of Good Businessmen

Some people think that starting a business needs a good skill of entrepreneurship in one’s self. Some people even take an entrepreneur class in order to start a business of their own. Is that true?Most businessmen said that business is a form of art. It obviously takes a certain kind of skill but it does not always need that kind of skill beforehand. It means that the skill of business will be learned as long as you actually do it. In other words, business is a learning by doing the process.However, most people are curious about what characteristics that a good businessman or entrepreneur have in order to have a good business career. Here are several characteristics or traits of a successful businessman


A good businessman sees everything around him as an opportunity to create value not only for himself but also his surroundings. He has a good eye for seeing what is actually in high demand. Good businessmen do not only follow the trend. Instead, they create the trend. They know what innovation should be made to create values, or specifically economic values, for themselves so that they can make the best out of it.


Good businessmen always have vision. They see for the future, not only for now or a short term. They are able to see how the society will work in the future and what people will need then. Based on their visions, they created a business that will work with good volatility in the future.


Good businessmen do not break easily. They are flexible. If they do not see this way as a good way, they go another way. If another way does not work, they find another way. If no other ways work for them, well, they created a way for themselves! That’s the flexibility of a good businessman.


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