Once you have the all-important great idea and you know it is perfect for you, start collecting as much information as possible. Look online, at your local library and in bookstores for information that relates to your business. Find a person that is already successful in your field and ask him or her for guidance. They may even surprise you by offering to be your mentor. Many websites are available online to aspiring entrepreneurs, so if you can’t find a role model in your own market, you likely will be able to in another state or country. Take advantage of their ideas and advice. It pays to do your homework!
In the past, learning how to trade would to take years to perfect. You would have to learn how to read price charts, recognize patterns, use oscillators and indicators, have sound money management techniques plus keep your emotions in line the entire time. It was no easy task!