Monthly Archives: September 2016

Knowing more about co-working

Knowing more about co-working

Knowing more about co-working

The concept of co-working is taking more popularity about entrepreneurs looking for a place to work on their projects, it is about freelancers and businessman sharing a working place but working separately. Today we will talk more about this new way of making business.

“Co-working is a good alternative for those entrepreneurs trying to minimize office expenses, such as leases, equipment and also to break isolation by working on the same place with other professionals”, said Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal, president of Grupo Denim.

Co-working has been working fine in Europe since 2012 and it is such a good idea that the concept is being accepted and implemented all over the globe. This is a great example of the new ways of making business in the current era.

Many new entrepreneurs find it difficult to deal with all expenses carried by starting their own projects, such as leasing an office, buying furniture, paying electricity and water bills, but by sharing a place with other person, the expenses will be half of them.

Co-working is a way to work near to other freelancers and owners of small businesses who would be willing to share a place to develop their own projects in and independent way or to promote projects together.

Co-working is a way establish new relationships between other professionals from different sectors or industries, and it has a positive side by making the entrepreneurs generate a sense of belonging to a community, improving the affective links and socialization.

The concept has proven to be a good solution for those persons who do not want to mix their personal and professional life and refuse to work from home, or do not want to carry all expenses to have a working space for their own.

“It is good to improve relationships and co-working is a good solution for all entrepreneurs who want other businessman with whom they can interchange ideas or start new projects”, added Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal.

Businessmen embracing failure

Businessmen embracing failure

Why should businessmen embrace failure?

A businessman must learn that when searching for success, there will be a long past, errors and failure that he must face, this article is dedicated to those entrepreneurs who would like to know how to learn from failure and become better.

“Getting out of the comfort zone is a good option for those who are looking to succeed, but in order when you step out from whatever you do the best, there will be errors and failure, and you will have to options, learn from it and continue improving or stop your projects and never succeed”, advised Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal, a Mexican businessman and current president of Grupo Denim.

So why should businessmen embrace failure? We live in a culture that sees failure as something unacceptable, we are too stressed trying to be perfect and not making mistakes that we might end up doing all the opposite.

We must first see failure as something human, something that happens to everyone. Nothing will take you farther to succeed than thinking that failing is not an option.

Although we have been educated to fear failure, only those who get rid of these thoughts have better chances to be successful.

An entrepreneur might have great ideas that will never be developed for fearing failure, some of them fear not being able to sell, not finding customers, not knowing what to do during difficult times, not knowing where to start, and that is what differences a successful entrepreneur from another one who will not succeed, not because the first one does not fear anything but because he will do it despite of it.

“Only the greatest and most successful businessmen are aware that failure is nothing but a step on a stair that reaches you to meet your goals, only those who embrace failure and see it as something unavoidable will not fear it”, added Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal.

Be interesting for the “Z” generation

Be interesting for the "Z" generation

Advices to become interesting for the “Z” generation

Although Millennial are a group of avid consumers, the future of the companies and their sales is being marked by the “Z” generation. People that turned 21 on 2015, which were born from 1994 on, and today we will talk further about this generation.

“The future of sales, of the way of making business and the ideas that will reinvent the business world is in the hands of the young minds that are going to be great entrepreneurs”, said Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal, president of Grupo Denim, about this topic.

“Z” generation is completely digital, being able to work and handle more than a screen at a time, they learn really quickly about technology and Internet; they are extremely creative and are self-sufficient.

“Z” generation consists of oriented young people, achievers that are trying to constantly find new ways to overcome obstacles and reach new levels, they are very reactive and, unlike Millennial, they use different platforms, other than social network, to create their own contents.

This new generation is highly responsive to the digital marketing strategies and possesses a huge level of visual communication, they handle images and symbols as they believe these items can catch more attention with fewer worlds.

It is important for companies to understand better this “Z” generation and their language as they are the future consumers that will need different marketing strategies for a company to captivate them, such as their concepts. These young people use fewer words and they are highly based on images, so you must experiment with their new platforms.

“Millennial and the Z generation are making business in a new and very fresh way, with ideas to develop their ideas until they turn them into profitable businesses, with technology and networks used in their favor and positivism that makes them reach for success”, added Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal.

What holds you from succeeding?

What holds you from succeeding?

What can be holding you from increasing or succeeding?

All entrepreneurs that have decided to start their own business and projects are always looking for one thing: success, but there are times where they feel stuck, as if it did not matter how hard they work to increase their numbers, success seems to know well how to hide, so this article is dedicated for those entrepreneurs who are searching for a new way to reach their goals.

“It is important to have a clear meaning of success, that will make it easier to work for it, it is also very necessary to set goals, that will increase the dedication you put in your business to make them grow up”, advised Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal, a Mexican entrepreneur, and president of Grupo Denim.

If you feel that your business is not running as well as you wish, you might want to check on the following points:

  • You are not taking enough action – It is necessary to increase your knowledge but if you do not apply it into your business, it will not increase or succeed, it is necessary to implement what you learn for your company.
  • Look at the people around you – If you want to have a positive attitude, you must surround by positive people, if you want to succeed, you must surround by successful people, always be careful with the people you spend more time with, as that will make a big difference between being average and being successful.
  • Do not wait – Some entrepreneurs are looking for the “perfect” time to do something, there is no such thing, the perfect time is now and the perfect person to it is yourself, you lose money for every day you decide to wait.

“The path of entrepreneurship is not an easy one, there are plenty of challenges that must be sorted out, all entrepreneurs looking for success must be willing to make a hard work, to prepare not only at the beginning but always, and to keep on improving personal and professionally”, added Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal.

Entrepreneurial advices to succeed

Entrepreneurial advices to succeed

Entrepreneurial advices to succeed on business

Starting a new project is not a simple task, but if you have strong bases and a real good reason to do it, your chances to succeed increase considerably. This time we will give you some interesting and very valuable entrepreneurial advices if you have decided to start your own project.

“It is very important for an entrepreneur to have a clear vision of where he is heading too, do not fear failure but see the positive side on it as it always brings knowledge for those willing to learn from it”, thinks Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal, president of Grupo Denim.

Here are some entrepreneurial advices that hopefully will be of great help for your new projects:

  • Always focus on what you like – There are many different opportunities for new entrepreneurs, but nothing will make you happier than dedicated to your real passion, earning money is quite important on business, but it is better when you focus your business on what you really like, that is how you will enjoy doing it every day.
  • Be willing to learn new things – Life can teach us the better lessons if we are willing to learn, you should not only see and learn from your success, but also from failure, as long as you are on a constant learning process, your chances to succeed will keep on increasing.
  • Have a clear vision of success – Success means a completely different thing from one person to another, if you are looking to be successful with a new project, the best thing you can do is to first identify what success would mean for you.

Salomon Juan Marcos Villarreal also gave us a very important entrepreneurial advice: “It is also very important for an entrepreneur to find a balance between his projects or businesses and his family, they must share their success with those that they love the most, spend time with them and keep on working to make sure their organization is strong and a growing one”.