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Strategy Driven

It’s very important to consider what kind of entrepreneur you hope to be once you decide to go it alone. Some people may misinterpret that fact as meaning that as an entrepreneur, you have to get everything right. Intrepid entrepreneurs know the value of risk.

Maybe You’re an Entrepreneur After All

Lead Change Blog

They watch the highlight reels of great leaders and think: “I’m no entrepreneur like [insert name here].” As much as they want to take the leap on the inside, many leaders resist because their definition of entrepreneur is just too narrow. You don’t have to make it big in business to be an entrepreneur. When you get stuck thinking being an entrepreneur is for someone else, take some time to lead your mind and heart in a new direction. Ever heard of Paul Van Doren?

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Leadership Entrepreneur

Lead Change Blog

Posted in Leadership Development An entrepreneur is someone who starts something. Leadership Development Actions entrepreneur entrepreneurs impact make a difference Traditionally it has meant a for-profit business but more recently the term is becoming more generally directed at those who take the risk and begin a venture. One reason it’s so difficult to teach entrepreneurship is that we’re not teaching tactics or skills. We’re not teaching spreadsheets or [.]

Just What Do You Mean, Entrepreneur?

Leading Blog

There are very few budding entrepreneurs that would not want to duplicate their success. David Sax, author of The Soul of an Entrepreneur , says that a startup myth has developed that has “increasingly defined what an entrepreneur was supposed to look like, how they behaved, and what they did.

How To Help Your Team Think Like an Entrepreneur

Let's Grow Leaders

Back in her Verizon days, one of Karin’s favorite questions to ask a team member whom she was encouraging to think like an entrepreneur was: “If this was your company, would you _ (make this decision, hold this meeting, spend money in this matter, invest in this project)?”

How a Successful Woman Entrepreneur Began Without Investors or Ambition

Leadership Freak

I talked with a woman entrepreneur who didn’t begin with a vision to become an entrepreneur. “I Sometimes ambition finds us. I never really had an ambition to start my own business… My… Continue reading → Leading

The Hallmarks Of A Good Entrepreneur

Strategy Driven

If you are aiming to be the very best entrepreneur you can be, you need to make sure that you are aware of what it is going to take to be that. Probably the most important thing of all is that you need to try and be as enthusiastic as possible if you want to be a good entrepreneur.

The Entrepreneur’s Faces: 10 Entrepreneurial Types and Their Journey

Leading Blog

T HE leadership we need now can be found in the entrepreneurial mindset—the characteristics found in entrepreneurs. Authors Jonathan Littman and Susanna Camp have categorized the nature of this mindset into ten types or faces in The Entrepreneur’s Faces.

5 Starting Tips for Entrepreneurs

Strategy Driven

Setting up a new business is an exciting move for any professional entrepreneur, but getting into the right headspace and doing the appropriate planning before you begin is key for success. Being a successful entrepreneur doesn’t have to mean doing everything yourself.

Should Female Entrepreneurs Obtain MBAs?

Lead Change Blog

The MBA has become a touchy subject with a lot of young entrepreneurs figuring out the next step in life. But what about where entrepreneurs are concerned? Or, specifically, young women entrepreneurs, of which there are more and more these days? There’s a certain hyper-masculine, fraternity-like “bro” culture in business school and in business environments, and the process of obtaining an MBA can expose a female entrepreneur to that culture.

The Reluctant Entrepreneur

Women on Business

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6 Strengths to Cultivate as an Entrepreneur

Women on Business

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The Entitlement of Entrepreneurs

Women on Business

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4 Essential Assistance Resources for Entrepreneurs

Strategy Driven

As a passionate and motivated entrepreneur, you may already be aware that 20% of small businesses fail within the first year, and you are determined not to be part of this statistic. The most obvious type of assistance for entrepreneurs is small business grants through government funding.

Rookie Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid

Strategy Driven

In many ways, it’s easier than ever to set yourself up as an entrepreneur, but this doesn’t mean that success naturally follows. With this in mind, take a look at these three rookie mistakes every entrepreneur should avoid and start building your business now: Not Managing Your Reputation.

Bookkeeping Tips For Entrepreneurs

Strategy Driven

Good bookkeeping and accounting habits can help an entrepreneur to do well. If you’re like a lot of entrepreneurs, you’re probably not a trained accountant and don’t have the time to become a certified bookkeeper.

Professional Development Ideas for Entrepreneurs

Strategy Driven

They are often hosted by entrepreneurs like yourself and will discuss dilemmas relevant to your field. But for entrepreneurs, it can be even more significant and career-advancing, not only from a personal development point of view but also in terms of client service.

How to Avoid Business Mistakes: Tips for Entrepreneurs

Strategy Driven

This blog post will discuss mistakes that entrepreneurs make and how to avoid them. 1) Do Your Research: One of the most common mistakes entrepreneurs make is not doing their research. 2) Have a Plan: Another mistake entrepreneurs make is not having a business plan.

5 Essential Habits to Be a Successful Woman Entrepreneur

Women on Business

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The Entrepreneur – Imperfection at Its Best

Women on Business

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4 Misconceptions of the Entrepreneur Lifestyle

Women on Business

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What Successful Female Entrepreneurs Know

Women on Business

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Timeless Advice for Beginner Entrepreneurs

thoughtLEADERS, LLC

Seriously, entrepreneurs need to get an understanding of the funding ladder. Business Toolkit Career Entrepreneur Leadership Strategy Training advice business mistakes corporate entrepreneur funding leadership networking starting a business startupStarting a business?

The Skills Every Entrepreneur Should Have

Strategy Driven

An entrepreneur is someone who starts their own business and is responsible for building it up from the ground. Something else that will help you to have the best possible chance of succeeding as an entrepreneur is having the right skills. Being an entrepreneur is hard.

The Skills that Every Entrepreneur Must Have

Strategy Driven

The simple fact is that most entrepreneurs have a great idea, yet have no idea how they can make this into a business. Linked to analytical thinking and problem-solving skills, a successful entrepreneur must be able to manage their time professionally.

A Dozen Lessons for Entrepreneurs

Leading Blog

T REN GRIFFIN, who writes the well-read 25iq blog , has assembled a collection of insights for entrepreneurs from some of the most successful venture capitalists and coaches of business founders in the world. For A Dozen Lessons for Entrepreneurs , Griffin has interviewed 35 people who have “seen more highly successful business launched than any other single group on the planet.” Jim Goetz: Many of the entrepreneurs that we back are attacking a personal pain.” (p.

Self Confidence and the Female Entrepreneur

Women on Business

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Entrepreneurs: The Best Firefighter and Chief Arsonist

thoughtLEADERS, LLC

One common struggle entrepreneurs face is that they spend too much of their day putting out fires. Books Business Toolkit Entrepreneur Guest Blogger Leadership StrategySolving day-to-day business problems can sap your time and energy.

7 Reasons Women Make Great Entrepreneurs

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Improving Your Personal Brand as an Entrepreneur

Lead Change Blog

In today’s marketplace more and more individuals are calling themselves entrepreneurs. The question is, what are some concrete steps to improve your brand as an entrepreneur? Career Development entrepreneur Personal Brand Self DevelopmentPersonal branding is the most important way to set yourself apart from the crowd. A strong brand will deliver several business benefits such as being able to charge higher prices for your services and make it easier to acquire new customers.

5 Ways to Step into Your Power as an Entrepreneur

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3 Tips To Stay Motivated As An Entrepreneur

Strategy Driven

Being an entrepreneur means you’ll need to manage multiple things to varying degrees of success. You’ll need to know how to stay motivated as an entrepreneur to do this. How To Stay Motivated As An Entrepreneur: 3 Top Tips. The same can be said for entrepreneurs.

5 Telling Signs that You Need to Become an Entrepreneur

Women on Business

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Transitions: My First Week as an Entrepreneur

Let's Grow Leaders

With that said, I’ve received so many wonderful notes and lots of questions about what’s next as an entrepreneur, that I figured there were […]. The post Transitions: My First Week as an Entrepreneur appeared first on Let's Grow Leaders. Authenticity, Transparency and Trust Career and Learning dreams entrepreneur entrepreneurial life next steps. entrepreneur transitions

3 Top Tips for Every Entrepreneur

Strategy Driven

The journey of any entrepreneur is primarily to strive to be the best at what it is that they sell or do. It is proven that the entrepreneurs who care about the small details are the ones who make it big.

5 Business Tips for the New Entrepreneur

Strategy Driven

While the business market can be challenging for the new entrepreneur, you can succeed with the right strategies. Acclaimed entrepreneur Dave Conklin believes that grasping this concept builds your mental fortitude as an entrant in the business world.

Success Stories From 10 Successful Entrepreneurs From Around The World

Eric Jacobson

Read the informative and inspirational, The Entrepreneur’s Faces , to follow the intriguing stories of 10 real entrepreneurs from around the world as they reveal their personal entrepreneurial journeys – overcoming pain and setbacks, all the while demonstrating tremendous vision, imagine and drive.

Smart Risk-Taking Tips for Entrepreneurs

Women on Business

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3 Entrepreneurial Habits for the Non-Entrepreneur

Women on Business

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Leading Views: Entrepreneurs Are the Heroes of Creative Destruction

Leading Blog

Entrepreneurs drawn from every level of society are the primary drivers of this creative destruction. Associated with openness and opportunity, America produces and draws in more entrepreneurs than anywhere else. Entrepreneurs are the heroes of creative destruction—the people with the ability to feel the future in their bones and bring it into being through sheer force of will and intellect.

7 Reasons Female Entrepreneurs Are Happier

Women on Business

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Which Qualities Define a Successful Entrepreneur?

Strategy Driven

Let’s face it: everyone wants to be a ‘successful’ entrepreneur. The harsh reality is that few entrepreneurs become successful in their careers, irrespective of whether you use money or popularity as metrics to measure success.

10 Qualities of a Successful Female Entrepreneur

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