Q1 - Motivation: What were your original motives for going into business for yourself?
Q2 - Mentors: Who, if anyone, do you idolize, look up to as a mentor or consider an example of all that's good about entrepreneurship?
Q3 - Politics: The Presidential Summit on Entrepreneurship (April 26-27, 2010) will bring entrepreneurs and leaders from over 50 countries to Washington, DC to establish partnerships that the Obama administration says will provide support for entrepreneurial activity across the planet. As an entrepreneur, how much do you care about or pay attention to these events?
Q4 - Advice: What's the most important lesson you've learned thus far from being an entrepreneur that you'd want to pass along to future business owners?
Mikal E. Belicove is a market positioning, social media, and management consultant specializing in website usability and business blogging. His latest book, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Facebook, is now available at bookstores. For more information, visit MikalBelicove.com.