Are You An Entrepreneur?
With all the buzz about everybody being an entrepreneur these
days wouldn't it be nice if you could really find out if you
have what it takes?
Sure it would.
The following profile was adopted over a period of several years
of research from successful entrepreneurs worldwide to assist
would-be entrepreneurs determine if they have the traits to
undertake a new venture.
Can we describe what an entrepreneur is? Simply, an entrepreneur
is one who undertakes something new or remakes something old and
eventually succeeds. Entrepreneurs may fail, and often they do,
before they get it right. But there are no entrepreneurs who are
failures. Entrepreneurs only look upon a failure as a stepping
stone. One door closes, another opens.
Do YOU have the entrepreneurial mystic?
This assessment is the result of analyzing the character traits
of successful entrepreneurs. It measures entrepreneurial
readiness whether one considers s/he is an entrepreneur. Much
study and research by academics around the world has gone into
attempting to determine who is, or can be, an entrepreneur.
Unfortunately, not one reliable predictive model has
successfully been developed, nor is it likely one will beyond
identifying the traits and trying to measure up to them.
This all seems pointless however even if one has the traits
because it does not guarantee any measured individual will
become an entrepreneur. Just having the traits does not
guarantee SUCCESS and yet success is required to earn the title
of Entrepreneur. If, for example, an individual assessed has all
the apparent attributes of a so-called entrepreneur but fails in
the new venture they undertake, the mantel of the true
entrepreneur can never be worn because the word