Andrew 🐝 Goldman en Inspiration, Small Business Owners, beBee in English Entrepreneur & beBee ambassador • Andrew Goldman Feb 7, 2018 · 1 min de lectura · 2,1K

Are you ready to work for free?

Are you ready to work for free?

What would you say if someone asked you this? What your thoughts and reaction would be? Does it sound normal or crazy? If you don't like that, then, probably, being a businessman is not for you. I often get questions from people who want to be a businessman, how to do it or how to become one. And this is my answer, are you ready to work for free? This is business. First, you need to bring value to the marketplace, that means investing your work, money, passion in that business. Only then, if people appreciate your effort, they will give you the profit.

This is the same reason why so many businessmen fail as a businessman. They are not ready to sacrifice anything and they are not ready for failures on the way.

When I started my first business, which totally failed, by the way, I realized that even though I went to school and University I've had no knowledge to do a business. Skills you need to operate in the office and the ones you need to create a com