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Posted by Izach Porter in Articles


Changing careers and heading into a new direction can be fun and exciting. Unfortunately, it can also be frightening, anxiety-inducing and cause you to lose sleep at night. Entrepreneurs go through this all the time, and the goal is not just to make money but to be happy doing it. Nobody wants to fail when they set out on a new venture, that’s why business brokers,, is offering four tips for folks who are interested in breaking into an industry that they may know absolutely nothing about. Yes, it has been done, and wildly successfully even, and if you put your mind to it, you can do it, too.

  • Keep Your Vision Clear. Even though, sometimes, it might seem like starting a business in an industry you’ve never worked in before is foolish and risky, if you keep your vision distinct in your mind, the roadblocks will be cleared away. Don’t lose sight of your ultimate goal and never create shortcuts getting there.
  • Forget About the Competition. Yes, of course they are there. Looming, waiting, taking your customers, but most of your competition will be large companies who are very much set in their ways. Customers are always evolving and that’s where a small business can have the advantage. Where a big company might overlook a new trend, a smaller company can pick up on it and run with it – collecting lots of customers in the process.
  • Enlist a Cooperative and Valuable Partner. There are so many aspects to running a business, you can’t possibly do them all on your own. And who can you trust with the job? Find someone that complements the business skills you bring into the mix and someone you can trust 100% that will match your motivation so that your clear vision will ultimately be realized.
  • Never Give Up. Persistence is just one trait of a successful entrepreneur. When it seems you’ve hit a brick wall, find the right tool to break through it. People in any industry are often ill-equipped or hesitant to “give up” what they consider classified information or “secrets” of the industry. Keep going and believe in your goal.

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