Top Business Tips From The Richest People
Ever wonder how you could be as successful as self-made billionaires like Warren Buffett, Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs, or even the richest people on the planet : Bill Gates? Check out below business tips from the richest people :
Warren Buffett – Global Investor, CEO Berkshire Hathaway
“Rule No. 1 : Never lose money. Rule No. 2 : Never forget Rule No.1”
Once you go for business, you need to set on your mind that you need to make more more and more money. Once you lose your money, you need to find a way to get them back. Even in a business there will be a moment that you will lose your money to get more money.
“You only have to do very few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong”
In your life, you don’t need to worry too much about doing things right. You just need to ensure that you don’t do things wrong.
Henry Ford – Founder of Ford Company
“The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.”
It is teach us to change our mindset for the effort that we give to have money. Don’t ever think that we can get much of money if we spent less of money. You can’t fishing a big fish using equipment for small fish, right?
Mark Zuckerberg – Facebook founder
“If we want to have the biggest impact, the best way to do this is to make sure we always focus on solving the most important problems.”
In business, we need to be able to prioritize what is the most important problem that we face. It doesn’t mean that you don’t have to solve a small problem, but the important problems will take our business down quickly if we don’t taking care of that first.
“Move fast and break things. Unless you are breaking stuff, you are not moving fast enough.”
The point on business is to always have something new and create innovation. That is the key to be success on business. Because our life is moving forward, and the question is what you can give to this moving world of you can’t move fast and break things?
Carlos Slim Helu – Phones and construction in Mexico
“Competition makes you better, always, always makes you better, even if the competitor wins.”
It is definitely true. Don’t ever think that competition is a big obstacle. Because by competition, you can learn more more and more what you need to do for your business. And it will makes you think what kind of innovation that you can give to people from your business. No matter if you win or lose on the competition, but the important thing is the result of every competition is you will be much more better.
“Mistakes are normal and human. Make them small, accept them, correct them, and forget them.”
The world will not end when you do a mistake. Even the richest and smartest people, they do mistakes sometimes. But the thing is by those mistake they learn something new. The important thing is when you do a mistake, correct them immediately. Make sure all your step is proper to decrease your mistake chance.
Larry Ellison- founder of Oracle
“When you innovate, you’ve got to be prepared for everyone telling you you’re nuts.”
Business is a wild world. Everybody try to beat each other to reach the top of mountain. With those condition, you need to prepare that people will says something terrible to make you down. Believe in what you do, and don’t ever lose your faith when people telling that you are not good, or what you created is nuts.
Steve Jobs – Co-Founder of Apple Inc.
“Stay hungry, stay foolish”
Always feel like what you have right now isn’t enough. You can always build something better and better. Because one day, there will be something better that you already innovate now. Breaking the rules and having conviction when others think your ideas are crazy and yo know nothing about it.
“My model for business is the Beatles. They were four guys who kept each other’s kind of negative tendencies in check. They balanced each other, and the total was greater than the sum of the parts. That’s how I see business: Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people.”
That statement really have a perfect point of business. The thing is you need to work together as a team to bring your business to the next level. Because one person is never enough to make things great.
Bill Gates – Microsoft Founder
“Expectations are a form of first-class truth: If people believe it, it’s true.”
Believe in what you are expected. Once you set a goal, or vision, or expectation, believe it, and keep work on it to make them come true. Because your success is depends on what you are expect.
“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.”
When you deal with the unhappy customer, take a lot of complaint, it will automatically improve your business. By those complaint, you’ll know on which area of business that you need to fix, and learn to make it better than before.