What do you need to start a business?


From the following post the list below is a pretty good check list.  Notice that Money is not on the list!

  • Are you coachable?
  • Are you a self-promoter?
  • Are you a self-starter?
  • Do you plan and organize well?
  • Are you physically healthy?
  • Can you work with opposite personalities?
  • Are you passionate about your product or service?
  • Is your drive strong enough?
  • Are you encouraged by setbacks/challenges?
  • Are you competitive?
  • Are you optimistic?
  • Can you handle criticism well?
  • Are you patient?
  • Do you have a NO fail attitude?
  • Have you considered how the business will impact your family and if you have their support?

Read more at Do you possess the characteristics of an entrepreneur? NOT YET . . . Don’t worry « Energize Your Earnings’ Blog.


About Kelly Business Advisors, LLC

Early in his career John started-up and sold 7 years later a Moving and Storage Company in Milwaukee. He acquired and was President of Kelly Pickle Company f/k/a Bond Pickle Company, in Oconto, WI for 12 years. Built a monthly round-table networking group of manufactures in Oconto. Developed marketing plans, sales plans, products and implemented lean manufacturing practices with many North American companies. Worked with non-profits as both a front line leader and behind the scenes. He is active in his church, a member of the Green Bay Chamber of Commerce,Business Networkers International (BNI) and now is joining the Green Bay Downtown Rotary.

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