Meet the Entrepreneur

an accountant's perspective

Ever wondered what it takes to be an entrepreneur?

It has been estimated that just over 50% of all entrepreneurs went to University or College, depending on what country you reside in. So, around 50% of all entrepreneurs do it with barely any qualifications whatsoever, some did not even finish high school!

This is a nice message to get across to the children studying for their GCSE’s at the minute. Yes, higher education is a bonus but it is not an essential tool in the entrepreneur’s repertoire.
So what is?

There are those who seem to be born with a creative talent – able to see something missing from the market and create a prototype to fill said gap. There are those who are just too fiery and rebellious to work for an employer and so ruthlessly strut out on their own seeking out opportunity wherever they go. There are…

View original post 569 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s