Are you a professional or not ?
It doesn’t matter whether you are working for someone or you are the boss, being a professional is the most important thing.
If you are, people who are working with you, your partners and potential clients will take you seriously, but if you’re not, there is a chance your business will suffer because of that.
Don’t ever do anything as though you are an amateur, because that’s not how professionals act. Every job and obligation you do must be 100 per cent of your effort and talent.
You must see yourself as a professional, and even if you are not, set that as your goal, and what you also need to do is to have a professional viewpoint, because only then you will aim high and do good things.
You need to dress, speak and look like a professional, because if you don’t, people will see you as an amateur.
We mentioned the looks, your appearance, but that is not the only thing people will notice. The sound of your voice, the level of your tone is also very important. Professionals sound enthusiastic, content, ambitious and confident, while on the other hand those who are amateurs speak lower, you can feel the fear in their voice and they have no confidence.
That is definitely not something that will attract others, so before you decide to become a serious business worker, make sure you have all these characteristics, if you still think you don’t own them, work on it.