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Do You Have What It Takes to Be an Entrepreneur?

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Principal, Wine on the Street
6 min read
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Everyone wants to be an entrepreneur, but do you really have what it takes?

In this next installment of AskJZZimmerman Advertising founder Jordan Zimmerman discusses what you need to be a successful entrepreneur. Sure there are a lot of esoteric qualities you should possess – commitment, perseverance, open-mindedness. But more importantly, do you have a viable idea for your business? And have you tested it? 

From branding to advertising, politics to fitness -- tell us what you want us to discuss on the next AskJZ. Reach out on Twitter: @JZspeaks and @tracybyrnes.

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