Business acumen is needed

2016-02-11 06:00

Small businesses are another way of enriching people’s lives.

People should not rely too heavily on government.

They must take the initiative and learn to do things for themselves.

We need to meet the government halfway.

All successful entrepreneurs started somewhere. Yes, running a successful business is not an easy task because entrepreneurs are born, not made.

Most siblings who take care of their dead parents’ businesses fail because they don’t have what it takes to be businessmen.

My point is that, even if a person is a university graduate with business management qualifications, they fail to run a successful business because not everyone is cut out to be an entrepreneur. Most successful businessmen have no tertiary qualifications.

This proves that qualifications are no longer a proven formula for wealth and success.

Clifford Jeba Langa

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