15 Skills Every Entrepreneur Needs to Master

15 Skills Every Entrepreneur Needs to Master
If you want to succeed in business, develop these skills first
Most entrepreneurs and motivated professionals know the importance of investing in themselves — building valuable skills and improving their strengths over time. It’s equally important to set skill-building goals that’ll ultimately help you become more successful in your business. Whether it’s setting aside time to improve on your weaknesses or hire a coach to help you push into a new playing field with one of your strengths — investing in your skills is never a bad move.
For the entrepreneur, the next logical question, which skills will be changing the game the most?
It’s time to choose courses, buy books, get a mentor and start opening your mind because here are the top 15 skills entrepreneurs will need to master.

  1. Communication
  2. Empathy
  3. Personal Branding
  4. Strategy Formulation
  5. Authenticity
  6. Financial Management
  7. Persuasive Writing
  8. Sales
  9. Relationship Building
  10. Stress Management
  11. Testing & Experimentation
  12. Hiring & Talent Sourcing
  13. Failure Management
  14. Sharing & Collaboration
  15. Design Thinking

Click below to read the full article by Ryan Robinson for the Balance Small Business