How to Become an Entrepreneur

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3 Small Businesses You Can Jumpstart Right Now
How to Start a Business

3 Small Businesses You Can Jumpstart Right Now

Tutoring, ecommerce retail and cleaning are all hot markets for entrepreneurs just testing the waters.
Michael Priyev
Need a Business Idea? Here are 55
Low-Cost Business Ideas

Need a Business Idea? Here are 55

You can start any of these home based businesses for less than $5,000.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Steps to Starting a Small Business
Starting a Small Business

Steps to Starting a Small Business

You want to start a business. You've got ideas. Is the entrepreneur life for you? Before you leap, here are key questions to be asking yourself.
Carolyn Sun
11 Truths About Being an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurship

11 Truths About Being an Entrepreneur

Starting and building your own business is not easy. Nothing worth the effort ever is.
Stephen Key
Develop a Winner's Mindset: Advice from Jon Taffer and Tony Robbins
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Develop a Winner's Mindset: Advice from Jon Taffer and Tony Robbins

Whether you want to excel in business, fitness or relationships, our three thought leaders show you how.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
3 Luxuries I Left Behind When I Became an Entrepreneur
Lifestyle

3 Luxuries I Left Behind When I Became an Entrepreneur

Back in the days when I worked for a big company, I had lots of money to throw around. Now I have to be a little creative to get similar perks.
Deborah Mitchell
The Unglamorous Truth About My First Year of Business
Take It From The Pros

The Unglamorous Truth About My First Year of Business

Sometimes you're better off not knowing what you're getting into.
Sarah Vermunt
3 Steps to Become the Empowered Entrepreneur You Want to Be
Take It From The Pros

3 Steps to Become the Empowered Entrepreneur You Want to Be

Want to be effective? "Don't wait for others" is the first lesson.
Joanie Connell
10 Ways You Can Be More Like Richard Branson
Entrepreneurs

10 Ways You Can Be More Like Richard Branson

Examples from the billionaire entrepreneur's career can help you be a better business owner.
Jason Fell
How Wantrepreneurs Become Entrepreneurs
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How Wantrepreneurs Become Entrepreneurs

The key to becoming successful at anything – your job, your career, or your own business – is not rocket science.
Steve Tobak
5 Must-Dos Before Becoming an Entrepreneur
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5 Must-Dos Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Put yourself in the right mindset -- otherwise, you'll spend most of your time struggling to keep your head above water.
The Easiest, Fastest Way to Become an Entrepreneur
Motivation

The Easiest, Fastest Way to Become an Entrepreneur

It really is this simple. Do it.
Jon Nastor
5 Steps You Must Take Before Becoming an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs

5 Steps You Must Take Before Becoming an Entrepreneur

Before you quit your day job, here are a few steps you should take to ensure you're ready to go out on your own.
Cindy Yang

Learning how to become an entrepreneur can be a lifelong path with varying narratives; however, becoming an entrepreneur ultimately means you’ve decided to start your own business.

At the basic level, to be successful entrepreneur you should start with a differentiated product or service and have proof of a market need. Many more factors go into successful entrepreneurship, such as writing a business plan and a marketing plan -- both of which can help articulate and strategize important factors that go into running a business, such as who your customer is, how many units you need to sell monthly to reach your revenue goals and what types of marketing avenues you are going to pursue.

Some characteristics that are often associated with people who become successful entrepreneurs are leadership, drive, creativity and perseverance.

To find out more about how to become an entrepreneur, read “10 Steps to Becoming a Successful Entrepreneur” and “So You Want to Be Your Own Boss…

 
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