Thursday, August 26, 2010
By Greg Pierce
Being involved in a business is one of the ways for us to survive. Nearly every people in the world today are involved in business. There are businesses that last long and there are those that only last for a couple of months or years. One of the factors that greatly affect a business' success is the character of the businessman himself. If a business is handled by a good businessman then there is a very great chance that the business will succeed. While a business handled by a business man with poor character will surely die.
A good businessman should have a good knowledge about the business he is in and it's associated with. He should have knowledge with trade, marketing, stock market, finance, mercantile laws and banking. He should also have great knowledge about math and economics.
No matter how good a person is in the market, if he does not have this character no one would ever want to make business with that person. Most businessmen are looking for a business that they can trust and will never stab them on their backs. Many businessmen are opting for an honest person with little knowledge about marketing than those who are good at business but are dishonest.
Being on time is another trait that a good businessman should have. Time is very important, not only in business, but in every aspect of our lives. A single second that has passed by can't be taken back. Same as with business, being late in a business meeting may cause a decline in business offer or a loss in your money.
A business' success depends mainly upon the faithfulness and cooperation of each employee in the company. The employees mainly look up to their boss, and what their boss is doing greatly affects how their workers are performing. So, for a company to be productive and successful, they should have a leader with a good leadership character.
Finance is another great important factor in running a successful business. Without a proper finance no business is going to be able to run smoothly and succeed. The larger the capital invested on a business the bigger the business is and the bigger the volume of income will be.
Now you know some of the traits a good businessman should have. Being involved in a business is not a joke it should be taken seriously because money is at stake in this game. Hard work and perseverance is a must in this field.