PLEASE Inform Your Leaders Of Any Initiatives!

August 28, 2013Posted by Leaders

 

It has come to our attention that a group of Robocitans is collecting funds to build a bar complete with outdoor furniture, stools, catering supplies and various equipment, and that this is going to be a gift for our renowed cook Unicron Spacey.

While we appreciate initiatives of this kind, we – as Leaders of Robocity – would like to be informed of what is going on in our town, so PLEASE: next time you come up with an initiative, send us an informative file or just call us for an informal meeting. Thank you.

Just so you know for certain, we are always available to support our citizens, but we need to know what happens in Robocity so we can keep track of constructions, expenses and even community needs, and provide as much help as possible. We need a bar, that’s proven, but the construction is going to be a major action that will involve the entire city’s resources. One more reason to keep your Leaders informed. ;)

In any case, there are several stores online that provide hotel bar supplies and that you can use to get at least a quote of how much you need to spend for such a grand initiative. The Atlanta Hotel Supply store can give you a good idea of the expense, although that store is quite cheap for one of its kind.

You should get in touch with ex-Leader Primus Loveheart to get some more specific Hotel Supply Online information. It doesn’t hurt to ask. :)

Good luck!

~ Megatron S. (Leader)

Entrepreneurial Skills – Your Professional Development

November 6, 2012Posted by Leaders

 

A guest post by Jared Morrison.

The term entrepreneur refers to an individual who takes risk in order to exercise an idea or venture that he himself is the architect of. It is important that we do not confuse regular businessmen with entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs try to incite change, whereas traditional businessmen work with the motive of earning a profit.

Entrepreneurial ventures, of course, also earn profits for their creators but the underlining difference between them and traditional business concepts is that entrepreneurial ventures are not started solely with the intention of earning a profit.

Entrepreneurs, as mentioned earlier, strive for change. They have an idea and they would do all it takes to put that idea into action. They are high risk takers – not caring about the hazardous consequences they might face if their plans fail.

Like leaders, some people are born to be entrepreneurs. Others can learn how to be one with the proper training. However, it is important to understand that despite the training, one can only be a successful entrepreneur if he has that innate flair.

Like every other project that one might choose to start, entrepreneurs also require the right set of skills to be successful. The fact that makes them stand out is that they are very passionate about their business. A businessman may be interested in his business as long as it earns him a fair bit of profit but it he may not necessarily love his job. An entrepreneur, however, would treat his venture as his baby. He would love everything about it, regardless of its profitability, because he has fathered the very idea of its existence.

Other than the passion that needs to be possessed by every entrepreneur, there are a number of skills that determine the success of every entrepreneur. The first, of course, is self confidence. Unless a person is extremely stupid he would never invest in an idea he is not confident about. Entrepreneurs are extremely confident about themselves and of course, their ideas. Moreover, they require extremely good team management and leadership skills. These skills become essential when the venture requires human resources to operate. Human resource is, of course, required by all ventures but not all entrepreneurs can invest largely in human capital when they decide to first implement the idea. They are visionary people and do not cares about short term gains as long as they are on track with the long term targets they have set for themselves.

Remember, these are the skills that you need to work on if you plan to be an entrepreneur one day. However, the list of skills required is not limited to these only. Entrepreneurs have to be creative and be good planners because they, themselves, know exactly what their venture is all about and where they want to see it in the future.

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