The business life is something every person aspires to experience, but only a few survive. They are tough challenges and problems that you need to conquer as an investor to be named as a successful business person. With the poor job market across the globe, more and more people are opting to start their businesses. Well, all hope is not lost; there are successful investors like Guilherme Paulus, who continue to make headlines which you can emulate.Guilherme Paulus is the owner of the biggest tourism agency, CVC, in Brazil. He is also the founder and owner of the famous GJP hotels that are currently spread out all over Brazil. Paulus dream is to ensure that all the citizens of Brazil have access to their services by increasing the number of their stores to 2000.
Guilherme Paulus is considered one of the most influential personalities in the state of Brazil. This is because of the impact he has had on the GDP of the nation with his tourism activities. Forbes Magazine even recognized him with respect to improving the GDP of his country. Paulus is also a hero of the nation because of improving the lifestyle of his citizens. This is through the better employment opportunities his enterprises have brought to the company.Paulus has not acquired all his wealth without having to deal with any challenges. He says that in the 2000’s when their president, Fernando Henrique Cardoso, made a deal with France and French government on granting of visas they decided to start a CVC branch in Paris.
It was a good business idea because the French people love exotic trips. The challenge was the high prices the whole process cost. Also, they expanded their services to a 21- day circuit covering Ushuaia, Argentina, Peru, and Foz do Iguaçu. The challenge was many people did not know it was a travelling agency because it simply read CVC. The other mistake they did that cost them was hiring Brazilians to meet the French.Guilherme Paulus advice to the young people is to listen to their elders. He advises entrepreneurs to pay attention and learn from the words of the wise if they want to accomplish success.