Building Online Business With Positive Personality
This is the reason why when these people encountered the first sign of obstacles or roadblocks, they would easily give up and then wonder why they were not successful.
The truth is that behind those six figure incomes are hard work, patience, determination, persistence, honesty and not forgetting humility.
When you saw successful people, you thought that they gained their successes overnight because you never knew them before they became successful. The truth is that these people had worked hard and had been through a lot before enjoying the success as you see them today.
The successful online marketers built their successful online empire from scratch where they had to build effective websites, create good products, bring in traffic to their businesses and maintain good relationships with their customers.
They had worked long hours and did not give in to instant gratification such as watching television or just wasting time doing nothing. There was always something to do in the process of building their online businesses until they reached success. Only then they would slow down a bit to enjoy the fruit of success that they achieved.
Successful online marketers are patient people because they know that success does not happen in one day. They stick with the same bandwagon regardless of the roadblocks they encounter, keep improving and finding alternatives over and around the roadblocks until they achieve their target or goal. They would never get distracted with the achievement of others and jump into a different bandwagon.
For example you start an online business teaching people how to make homemade chocolate. You do not stop building the business and start another online business selling flowers just because you see a friend's online business that sells flowers is successful. You should instead find ways to sell or learn from your friend the right method so that you could market your homemade chocolate recipes more effectively.
You should be patient to nurture your business and give the business time to grow.
Determination and persistence
Whether it is an online or offline business and even in life, determination and persistence are two must-have criteria to achieve success. Because without these two you would easily give up when problems arise and stop moving forward when you encounter with obstacles. When you are determined to achieve success you will find a way to make things work even in difficult situations. You will be persistent to do the job until it is completed successfully.
We would not have the leisure to use light bulbs in our house if Thomas Edison was not persistent and determined enough to find a way to make it work.
I firmly believe that the root of success is honesty no matter what other people say. The main reason I believe this is that to be successful in anything you must first be honest with yourself.
You must honestly believe that you can achieve the goal you set, you must be honest with yourself that you will do the best to achieve your goal and you must be honest with yourself about the good things that you are going to do after you have achieved your goal.
These three main honesty principles will be the driving force for you to make a plan and keep you going to the point where you achieve success. Of course there are other things to be honest about, however when you have these three in place, everything else will definitely come in together.
Being humble does not mean underestimating yourself. It also does not mean you lose your self-confidence or even self-respect. It means that you are willing to learn from others especially those who have more experience and knowledge than you.
Even if you already know the subject, it would not do you any harm to listen and learn from others because you may have missed out a few things the first time you learnt it.
Being humble also means your willingness to ask when needed as the truth is that you actually gain more from the power of asking rather than losing such as the term that people always use 'losing face.'
When you have all these six characters inside, you will start building a positive personality that successful people have and you would be on your way to create a six-figure income for yourself.
Copyright (c) 2009 Khadijah Ibrahim