Direct sales and marketing specialists Emora Limited have continued their exploration into notable entrepreneurs, seeking to gauge lessons and inspiration from their experiences of success. In a recent workshop, the firm’s managing director has explored entrepreneur Bill Gates, detailing lessons that can be learnt from his longevity and respect in his chosen field.
Critical aspects in which the workshop took a strong focus were Gates’ longevity, experience and innovation as the founder of the Microsoft Corporation. Gates has often topped the Forbes notorious world’s richest list, with a fortune exceeding $76 billion. The entrepreneur has expanded his focus from computer systemization to global climate change and takes a philanthropic state in charities including The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Gates notoriously predicated during his initial year with Microsoft that every individual in the Western world would soon have a desktop laptop, now exceeded by the majority of the global population have one in their pockets Gates’ ability to pinpoint trends is in part down to his astronomical success. Gates has a strong focus on the ability to predict consumer trends, understanding this to be essential in leading the market, and guiding the way for future trends, an invaluable skill that Emora Limited are encouraging their contractors to hone.
In an interview with Rolling Stones magazine, Gates referenced Facebook owner and CEO Mark Zuckerberg in his acquisition of social messaging app Whatsapp. In keeping an eye on competition Gates provides a valuable lesson to aspiring entrepreneurs states Emora Limited. Gates pinpoints Zuckerberg’s aggressive business nature, detailing the importance of adaptability and how this has contributed to Facebook’s domination of the social media sphere.
Emora Limited’s recent workshop detailed Gates’ take on industry innovation, the entrepreneur was quoted as stating how “innovation is the real driver of progress.” A business model Emora Limited has taken a firm stance on, the company are passionate about driving the sales and marketing sector, detailing innovation as a critical drive, providing momentum for this.
Emora Limited is eager to continue inspiring their contractors through success stories, of not only world-renowned entrepreneurs, yet also individuals that have gained experience during their time in the business. The firm has taken an active focus in their recent workshop in encouraging their professionals to focus on consumer trends, valuing their own experience (inclusive of obstacles and tribulations) and innovators in the industry.