Prosperity implies increasing wealth, which depends on successful businesses and continuing investment built around an ever-greater variety of specialized products and services.
Everyone benefits from economic growth, but certain people are its immediate generators. If you listen and watch them carefully, you will see that tough moments in relationships lead to the affirmation: Business is business!
They also respect certain imperatives:
Compete to make money
Get good deals
Go for short-term, certain results
Use your talents and skills
Learn through experience
Support markets and free-enterprise
Develop contacts and networks
Live the good life
Think of individuals you know who obviously exemplify the category. In doing so, remember that it is the overall pattern that counts—not any particular interaction.