Unfortunately in life there are only two groups of people. It’s either you are a leader or a follower. An entrepreneur or an employee. You either choose to sell or be sold to. Produce or consume. This phenomenon is synonymous throughout society and we are inherently making these decisions daily as we make our paces through the journey that we call life. There is nothing wrong with being on either side of the fence but it pretty much determines where you are going to end up as far as financial freedom is concerned. Being a leader, trendsetter, entrepreneur, producer or seller is the difficult side of things because it involves convincing or getting buy in from other people; it means most of the time you are thinking outside the box about what the rest of society does not normally think about. You are constantly exercising your imagination to the “possibilities” of things that have not been thought of before, and usually you are faced with a lot of resistance to change. But, as with every great risk, there is a greater reward; so it’s either you choose the easy way or the hard way, but whichever way you go, the rewards are reciprocated. It’s in all of us to choose mediocrity or to be exceptional.
- By Wilbert Chaniwa