You can start next year thinking of it as a list of good resolutions the main goal of which is to make your business successful. Or you can start right now, because, why wait?
Whenever you start, this is a list of basic but effective tips that will make you a better leader, a better partner, a better professional… and better equipped to face any challenge in life.
1. Learn everything about the business as soon as possible
2. Balance your family, private and professional life.
3. Finish everything that you start, you will feel ready for the next challenge.
4. Take responsibility for your actions. Your success comes from your effort, your failures are a sign that there are still things to be learnt.
5. Straighten your priorities. Separate what is urgent from what is really important.
6. Keep close your loved ones and those who support you. They are your main source of energy and your best reason for being successful.
7. Remember to always be polite and respectful.
8. You can always learn something new. Do not close your mind or let pride take away your chances of being wiser and wealthier.
9. Get to know new people whenever you have the chance, and not only for prospection. Expand your network and the network of your network and allow new relationships to fortify your personal life.
10. Practice, practice and practice. There is no other way to do it.
11. Make lists. Lists of tasks, lists of what you want to achieve. Monitor your achievements and make sure that you are attaining something new.
12. Do not teach things with words but with actions.
13. Always try to be better than yesterday.
14. Be positive and believe in yourself more.
15. Do not stay too long in this comfort zone. Take a risk, learn something new and expand your limits.
Do you keep any of these habits? Are you missing any? There can be more that we have not mentioned, but all these are basic, important and essential.