This is one of the factors that can make you great in gem business, and this knowledge can be easily obtained. You can learn from gemological institutions or even from the websites which give gemstone knowledge.
My advice is for you to learn from the gemological institution, is good in order to get a good sequence. By doing so, you will know which one to start with and which one to end up with. This gem knowledge is not something to be ignored, because it will be hard for you to be a successful great businessman. Not knowing the gemstone knowledge in this current world is very dangerous. Because there are so many gem terminologies which you must know about, for you to succeed in the Gem World Market.
Nowadays is very easy to learn, you do not need to travel afar, you can learn “online” for instance from GIA institute for various courses.
For you to be great in gem business, you must have enough knowledge on how to do it locally and internationally. Learning about gem courses alone is not enough; you must have the techniques on running the business. Get to know the current business statutes, also you must be online, you must also know the transactions that are user friendly.
The good thing about business knowledge is that; it can be obtained by attending courses or through books on business. The cheapest way to get this knowledge is through book, which of course can be obtained easily and at a reasonable price in many local bookstores.
Here is where the greatest challenge is, because this one cannot be obtained in many institutions.
There are two ways on which you can obtain this knowledge.
(i) By reading the books of success and prosperity
(ii) Learning from those who have succeeded in this business.