Secrets to have lasting success
Do you know what are those specific tools that successful businessmen use? What defines entrepreneurs and makes them able to reach their goals? What are the secrets to have not only a casual but lasting success? We will tell you all about it today.
Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal, a Mexican businessman and current president of Grupo Denim, have shared with us some useful advices to succeed:
Interviewer: Do you think that good luck has to do with success?
Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal: I believe hard work and good luck is just the surface of what really gets a successful entrepreneur to reach his goals, it is not only about that, it evolves many more things such as education, and not talking about academic education only, it is about learning from everyone, reading as much as you can every day, listening to others, as they can share their experience and ideas and all opinions are valuable, so a little bit of luck is important, but it is not the key to succeed.
I: Do you think Grupo Denim can be considered as a successful company? And why?
SJMV: Yes, it is only a matter of seeing how much it has grown over the years, how it has defeated all challenges that Mexican and USA economy has put us thru as a whole, and it is thanks to the teamwork, all members of Grupo Denim work hard every day for this company to be bigger, to get new customers, to make a better job.
I: For you, what would be those keys to have lasting success?
Do not give up, the road to success is filled with obstacles, so instead of stopping at each one you face, you go through them and keep on going, instead of taking an easy way, try on other roads that no one has tried, look for new opportunities everywhere, keep your eyes and your mind open, and always try to help other ones with the things you do every day.
Successful men have used different tools for their success to last longer, but the most common ones are the following:
- Create your own destiny
- Focus on your goals
- Identify what you are bringing to others
- Put all your energy on your daily work
- Work out of your comfort zone
Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal also said “always test yourself, you will not know your limits until you have given your best effort in anything you do, that one of the keys for lasting success”.