You may often wonder what good will a devil-may-care attitude bring to the world? To that the answer can be derived from the lives led by Adolf Hitler, Napoleon Mussolini, Robin Hood (the fictitious character), Martin Luther King, and several other leaders.
The conventional belief system makes a person follow the sheep culture. But will it help you attain that extraordinary success as an entrepreneur? It may not! The millennial generation is already filled with aggressiveness, pretentious, and creativity. A proper guidance and conscientious effort can help this young generation attain a definite direction and goal in life.
So what are these Inspiring Pirate Values and Beliefs for an Entrepreneur ?
Optimism is the fertilizer for an ambition to come to fruition. The optimistic nature of a pirate is quite well-known, for they never give up on a task even after several failures. They may lose a ship, a hand, and face extreme difficulties but still wouldn’t deter from their target. Similarly, it is imperative for an entrepreneur to look at several alternative solutions to a certain problem in hand.
Big gains or prizes are a result of big risks in life. The safer you play, the smaller you achieve. The first thing the pirates get their eyes on is the hidden treasure. This is followed by an undeterred and unwavering attitude towards capturing that treasure, no matter how difficult the terrain is. At the start of a business the final destination may seem clearer but as one progresses towards it the lack of resources, competitive disadvantages, financial challenges may occur. A strong spirit and the continuous efforts to find a solution are the essentials that
Following the Trend🚶
In the book, ‘Blue Ocean Strategy’ authored by W.Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne clearly indicate that there are tried and tested ways any entrepreneur can make use of. These strategies can help a business capture an unprecedented space in the marketplace. Of course, innovation is required at each step but following a successful strategy can always come handy. These strategies include the application of best practices to enhance salesmanship, how to have an edge over the competition, effectiveness of business models and their creation, etc.
Having an analytical and computational behaviour
Another encouraging fact about a pirate thinking is their analytical skills. A modern entrepreneur is faced with several challenges as he manages the business. From conventional problems that emanates from competition, environmental factors, accidents, data loss, etc. to the digital confrontations like technical errors, google ranking, authenticity of the service, etc. an entrepreneur is surrounded by issues to be taken care of. Attaining problem-solving skills, mathematical interpretations to manage budgets, implementing safety measures in the vulnerable sections of the business, etc. helps the entrepreneur sail through difficult situations or even evade them in many cases.
These are just a few beliefs or values a modern entrepreneur can use to be more pirate. Having a more unidirectional approach may not be of much significance if not coupled with an aggressive, methodical, innovative, and audacious nature.