Entrepreneurship

7 Tips to Build a Business While Working a Day Job
Starting a Business

7 Tips to Build a Business While Working a Day Job

Maintaining your motivation and drive during your transition from employee to entrepreneur is crucial.
Grace Bluerock
What Producer Jerry Zaks Can Teach You About Overcoming Obstacles
Overcoming Obstacles

What Producer Jerry Zaks Can Teach You About Overcoming Obstacles

To make it in the theater, Zaks needed a tremendous amount of commitment, dedication, motivation and perseverance.
How Much Does Leadership Actually Matter in a Startup?
Ready To Launch

How Much Does Leadership Actually Matter in a Startup?

What difference does luck or early-stage timing or anything else make in terms of a leader's success?
Jayson DeMers
6 Personality Traits That Are Perfect for Entrepreneurship
Performance Ignited

6 Personality Traits That Are Perfect for Entrepreneurship

Although the everyday entrepreneur isn't likely to have brain wiring similar to Elon Musk or Steve Jobs, that doesn't mean that they can't be a successful business owner.
Adam Callinan
5 Keys to Turning Your Side Hustle Into a Successful Business
Starting a Business

5 Keys to Turning Your Side Hustle Into a Successful Business

If you have enough drive and energy to work on your business in your spare time, then you have what it takes to find your way to success.
Brenton Hayden
Learn to Write, for God's Sake
Writing

Learn to Write, for God's Sake

In this digital world, your reputation is based primarily on what and how you write. Unfortunately, your writing sucks.
Steve Tobak
5 Fears I Overcame to Become an Entrepreneur
Fear

5 Fears I Overcame to Become an Entrepreneur

Courage is more important than money when facing the risks inherent in starting a business.
Kimanzi Constable
With This Startup, a Handwritten Thank You Note Is a Click Away
Ready To Launch

With This Startup, a Handwritten Thank You Note Is a Click Away

For $3.50 a note, Bond's robot arm will sign, seal and deliver your gratitude.
Lindsay Friedman
How South Africa Built a Booming Wine Business
Wines

How South Africa Built a Booming Wine Business

In a very short time period, South Africa has become a credible player in the worldwide wine marketplace.
Tracy Byrnes
Do These 50 Things Regularly and You'll Become a Better Entrepreneur
Habits

Do These 50 Things Regularly and You'll Become a Better Entrepreneur

Read! Talk to strangers! Focus on your customers! These practices are part and parcel of a smart, healthy operation.
Jayson DeMers
Want to Save the World? First Save Yourself.
Ready To Launch

Want to Save the World? First Save Yourself.

The key to helping others is the order: First focus on building your career, then, if you're successful, you'll have plenty to give back.
Steve Tobak
This Election Year, It's Time to Engage With Your Elected Officials
Ready To Launch

This Election Year, It's Time to Engage With Your Elected Officials

This year, every entrepreneur's resolution should be to get more involved with local and state lawmakers.
Elizabeth Gore
What Will You Do When You Don't Win the Powerball?
Inspiration

What Will You Do When You Don't Win the Powerball?

All the things you would do if you suddenly came into millions are actually within your grasp right now. Go for them.
Ray Hennessey
Want Big Things Out of Life? Expect Big Things of Yourself.
Success

Want Big Things Out of Life? Expect Big Things of Yourself.

If you want to do great work, be proud of your achievements, and lead a purposeful life, you need to set your sights much higher than they are.
Steve Tobak
Entrepreneurship

To start and build a business venture, new business owners will be at an advantage if they possesses strong entrepreneurship characteristics, such as creativity, risk-taking, goal-setting and leadership -- to name some examples. 

Entrepreneurship can be associated with bold, independent creative acts in the business world that, if successful, culminate in value creation. Entrepreneurs often disrupt the status quo and take risks to create innovative new products and services.

Well-known business leaders who are regarded as possessing entrepreneurship characteristics include Richard BransonMark ZuckerbergElon MuskSteve Jobs and Bill Gates.

A longer list of entrepreneurs can be found on the ‘Icons’ topic page.

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