…the other side of Entrepreneurship

the other side they never told you

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The word “ENTREPRENEURSHIP” is now a common subject which is discussed on digital platforms and offline platforms.

This is commonly talked about online but there is a huge sweet tonguing on the subject of entrepreneurship.🧐

When that word is mentioned especially among young people, the following comes to their mind;

1. QUICK MEANS TO MAKE MONEY🤑

Many people just see entrepreneurship as a fast way to make money but they forget that there is another side of entrepreneurship called process🤭.

Many young people have been given that magical motivation to start so so and so business and earn 6 figures or 7 figures in a short time, they don’t tell you that you will go through process.

This mentality of I must make money now now is going to put many people in trouble of scams, Ponzi schemes like some trending gold news..

Entrepreneurship dividends won’t happen instantly so if you think it is a ponzi scheme where you are given automatic rewards then forget about becoming an entrepreneur.

2. NOTHING FOR NOTHING

When I started my entrepreneurship journey I was thinking entrepreneurship was just about come and chop then clean your mouth😬.

What I mean by that statement is that I was thinking about the rewards I will get but I never carried the mindset of something for something.

A lot of people just want to reap from entrepreneurship when they didn’t sow anything.

There are two major ways to sow in entrepreneurship and those are the two major ways you can reap your harvest in entrepreneurship.

I call it THE INPUT STRATEGY😎

The INPUT STRATEGY is a strategy which talks of putting value inside you as a person then giving value.

When you build yourself into a valuable individual and you offer value that’s when the entrepreneurship journey becomes rewarding but if you just want to come and chopping clean mouth then am sorry to give you the bad news which is , entrepreneurship is not for you.

It is when you become a person of value and you offer value ,that when your harvest is sure as an entrepreneur because you can’t reap where you didn’t sow.😩

In the business of entrepreneurship there is no concept called NOTHING FOR NOTHING.

3. BE YOUR OWN BOSS

This is another word which most motivational speakers like me and writers use to entice you into the business of entrepreneurship but they don’t tell you the other side of it.I don’t entice but tell you the truth 🤤

Some people have left their jobs without putting things in place just because of the motivations they were given to be their own boss and when they don’t see the rewards they give up and call entrepreneurs scammers and liars.😵

The reason why many people give up in the business of entrepreneurship is because they thought that freedom from a 9-5 job makes them free from work but in the real sense of it entrepreneurship is very demanding🤯.

This is why my advice to employees is that don’t quit your job when you know very well you have not prepared the ground for what you want to go into.

It is better to hold on to your job and be working on your entrepreneurship ideas.When you know you have enough stability during your process and structures on ground which won’t make you go back to square zero then you can resign.

The other side of entrepreneurship which they don’t tell you are as follows;

1. It is very demanding and requires a lot of work and consistency.

If you can’t work better than the way you work in your 9-5 job then your success as an entrepreneur will be minimal.

2. It requires your resources especially finances.

If you don’t have a job of other streams of income especially as a newbie in entrepreneurship then you may give up if you don’t have the kind of pharaoh stubborn heart.

Most motivational speakers and writers tell you that you don’t need to worry because you can be your own boss, the truth is it requires finances to be your own boss so if you don’t have other streams of income then frustration will be your second name.

There are times you will be criticized and other times nobody will patronize you because you are just starting out, so don’t think entrepreneurship is an easier road than 9-5 job.

If you are not having strength for the entrepreneurship journey then forget about entrepreneurship . Develop the strength because you will need it when storms come.

The road to becoming a successful entrepreneur is not for the lazy ones rather for the smart workers and strategic action takers but above all you need wisdom of God to bring all together.

Signed
Nana Kwame Boadu
(Millionaires Consultant)

Be your own Boss, Let me be your Consultant

MD of SamBoad

VIAMillionaires Consultant
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Nana Kwame Boadu (AMABE) - (b1989) A professional Human Resources Personnel by training and consultant by passion,Nana Kwame Boadu prefers to be referred to as "Millionaires Consultant" to entrepreneurs and Start Ups. Nana Kwame Boadu founded SamBoad Ventures in 2014 and later founded SamBoad Micro-Credit Services in 2018. SamBoad is a financial aid and business agency services provider with subsidiaries providing Loans, Dhl(Courier Services), Mobile Money Services, Consultation & Investment management and advisory services. Beyond the provision of basic financial aid and business agency intermediation services SamBoad has partnerships with banks, real estate firms, travel consultation firms and agents that actively invests in and promotes the development of small and medium size entreprises of African origin including start-ups. SamBoad Ventures - a flagship subsidiary of SamBoad, has been the leading provider of retail agency services to the informal sector of Ghana since 2014. SamBoad Micro-Credit Services is also another initiative of Nana Kwame Boadu. Established on the principles of helping start ups ,unbanked and upcoming entrepreneurs to provide financial aid to them, eradicating poverty and help promote and provide employment. As Lead marketer at Freights Masters shipping agency, he worked there for a year bringing in businesses for exports and clearing of goods.He then went ahead to serve the Nation for a year at Drivers and Vehicle Licensing Authority(DVLA) at koforidua.After he had an opportunity to work with BEIGE as a relationship officer – a Ghanaian based Financial Institution; he had responsibility for providing investment advisory, deposit mobilization, Loan advisory ,capacity building and Customer Service for One and a half years.He then moved to Dalex Finance as a loan officer and Sales and Marketing Representative,still building his Company SAMBOAD. An award winning Blogger/Consultant and Motivational Speaker highly regarded as one of Ghana’s emerging Start Up business leaders, Digital Marketer,Prolific Speakers and Entrepreneur and New Business Developer, Nana Kwame Boadu has demonstrated throughout his career, profound intellectual capacity in matters relating to entrepreneurship, start up and New Business Development as well as continuous leadership in business excellence.In 2015 he was recognized twice as a top distributor(Ghana) of Alliance in Motion Global(Alpha Alliance) and 2016 and 2017 he was recognized at his Branch as agorohene at the Adenta Branch of BEIGE. Nana Kwame Boadu was recognized by president of Full Gospel BusinessMen Fellowship International as promising youth personality for Entrepreneurship and Motivational Speaking. In 2017 he was again recognized as Promising Blogger in an Indian Daily Mill Magazine the 6th most influential Digital Marketer person in Indian(Facebook & Instagram). Nana Kwame Boadu’s ambition is to continue pursuing entrepreneurial aspirations as a means of influencing and inspiring a new breed of leaders from Africa and help build start ups to create employment through micro-loans, Summit ,Consulting and Digital Marketing. He is a Member of ABE, UK

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