Steve Scott, formerly of Bies of success. He began by working with his brother at Scott Gold Co., helping to elevate the business to multi-million-dollar status.
Later, working on entrepreneurial endeavors like Scott’s Pawn & Jewelry, Steve Scott continued to grow his reputation in and around areas like Birmingham, Alabama. Today, he is based in Puerto Rico as the Chief Executive Officer of Blue Water Management and Consulting.
Tips like those below can help budding entrepreneurs who aspire to succeed on the level of Mr. Scott:
Entrepreneurship is hard. Be ready to persevere over road blocks, continuing your endeavors despite difficulty and discouragement. If one business does not work, start again with another.
- Follow Your Skills
Passion is critical for entrepreneurship, but so is talent. Follow not just your heart, but your skills. If you’re good at something, you will likely go further.
When you launch an entrepreneurial endeavor, take a page from Steve Scott and work in an area near you, as he did with Birmingham, Alabama, before you expand. Stretching too thin can kill a business before it has the chance that it needs.