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.

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 [.]

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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.

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.

The Reluctant Entrepreneur

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6 Strengths to Cultivate as an Entrepreneur

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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 Entitlement of Entrepreneurs

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5 Essential Habits to Be a Successful Woman Entrepreneur

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The Entrepreneur – Imperfection at Its Best

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4 Misconceptions of the Entrepreneur Lifestyle

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What Successful Female Entrepreneurs Know

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Self Confidence and the Female Entrepreneur

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7 Reasons Women Make Great Entrepreneurs

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5 Telling Signs that You Need to Become an Entrepreneur

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Entrepreneurs: The Best Firefighter and Chief Arsonist

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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.

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.

10 Qualities of a Successful Female Entrepreneur

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3 Entrepreneurial Habits for the Non-Entrepreneur

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7 Reasons Female Entrepreneurs Are Happier

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Smart Risk-Taking Tips for Entrepreneurs

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How Motivation For Female Entrepreneurs Differs Throughout The World

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Entrepreneur Journey – Tips for Being Better Without Being Bitter

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The (Slightly Terrifying) Freedom of Being a Female Entrepreneur

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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

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.

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 Signs You Have What It Takes to be an Entrepreneur

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The Lessons From 10 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.

A Social Call to Arms for Entrepreneurs and Investors

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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.

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.

Tapping The Entrepreneur in All of Us

Lead Change Blog

After 15 years of working for other people, I quit my job—I finally realized I needed to do something on my own. I was frustrated and demoralized, my ideas were being marginalized and I wasn’t waking up in the morning looking forward to a new day. With my wife, Paula, and our business partner at my side, I started a lecture agency, with no experience or real plan. Before too long, other people were working for me.

The #1 Entrepreneur Challenge – An Offer

Lead Change Blog

In my blog post Living A Purposeful Vision , I stated my intention to get 100,000 entrepreneurs to step into their single biggest challenge by December 31, 2017. Whether your audience consists of entrepreneurs themselves or is composed of people who are entrepreneurial in nature, each of these presentations focuses on a specific aspect of personal or team development. The #1 Entrepreneur Challenge.

Managing an Entrepreneur

Women on Business

There is an inherent fear for people that aren’t entrepreneurs. They believe that hiring an entrepreneur will somehow infect the rest of the staff and cause them to defect. While this may be true to a degree, there is so much more your company can gain from having an entrepreneur in its presence. Entrepreneurs expect more than ‘that’s just the way we do it here’ as an explanation. We entrepreneurs are a funny breed.

Entrepreneurs: When Visualizing Leads to Visualizations

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Could You Be A Better Entrepreneur?

Strategy Driven

The answer is probably ‘yes’, and the most successful entrepreneurs know that. Could you be a better entrepreneur? No entrepreneur knows everything, though many of them give that impression. Entrepreneurship entrepreneur strategydriven

The Unexpected Realities of Being an Entrepreneur

Lead Change Blog

As an entrepreneur, I have worked tirelessly to regain some semblance of comfort and financial security. You cannot dare do the same thing as an entrepreneur when you are still the HR manager, marketing guru, office manager, janitor, tech guy, sales staff, CFO and CEO. When you become successful as an entrepreneur, there are so many rewards to reap, both emotionally and financially. How interesting is it to start your own business?

Networking Advice for Young Female Entrepreneurs

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How to Find your Niche as a Potential Entrepreneur

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Inspiration and Advice for Women Entrepreneurs

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12 Lessons for Entrepreneurs from Richard Branson

Leading Blog

What follows is some sound advice Branson shares about what it means to be an entrepreneur. Some entrepreneurs surround themselves with brilliant people and then ignore them. Value of Entrepreneurs. It may be controversial to say it, but there is no job more important than being an entrepreneur. When you analyze everything about the world and all the improvements that get made, almost without exception, it is an entrepreneur that has made them.

Simple Marketing Tips for Entrepreneurs

Strategy Driven

Everyone knows that entrepreneurs, working on their startup enterprises, have a lot of different tasks to juggle. Many entrepreneurs choose to outsource all of their marketing responsibilities to those businesses that they can trust to build them a workable strategy.