You’re operating a business. You’re actually doing it; the thing that you have dreamt of for years. You’re going to be your own boss and it’s going to be great.
When you’re in the situation of being a fledgling business owner, you want to be taken seriously. You want your suppliers to see you as a valuable customer so they give you the best rates and approve of your business practices. You want your customers to see that you know exactly what you’re doing and are going to deliver the best for them. You want other businesses to know that you’re a potential threat, or possibly even someone they want to start a joint venture with.
What you don’t want is simple: you don’t want to look like a newbie.
If you’re committing any of these telltale signs of an inexperienced business owner, however, then that might just be the aura that you’re radiating…