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Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurship

3 Lessons a Toxic Client Taught Me About Entrepreneurship

Slavish people pleasing is not a professional demeanor. Think through your relationship with your clients, what works and what doesn't, before a bad one does damage.

7 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Elite Athletes

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4 Lessons That Most Successful Entrepreneurs Had to Learn the Hard Way

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There Is No Success Without Risk

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'Success Is Not an Entitlement; You Have to Earn It Every Day,' Howard Schultz Says

The former Starbucks CEO shares his best advice for entrepreneurs in this exclusive Q&A.

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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.