The process of becoming an entrepreneur starts with reflecting on yourself and deciding which the best course of action is. Knowing why you want to be an entrepreneur, will guide you in your purpose of selecting a feasible business idea. In the introduction of this chapter, you learned what is required to become a fully-fledged entrepreneur.
In this section, you will learn how quickly you can achieve this feat. Note this, and memorize it, becoming an entrepreneur and creating a successful business means many sleepless nights, continuous hard work, and persuading other people to support you with your business idea. This is one task which cannot be accomplished alone and which might take years before showing the fruit of your hard work. You must have the patience and an unwavering belief in your business idea and in the fact that you will succeed.
The process starts with your own self. You must be willing to work on yourself, and to learn, so that by the time you are able to step into the business world, you are already a professional. Reflect upon the reason why you want to be an entrepreneur and decide whether that reason is strong enough to motivate you.