Understanding Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs: ACTION LEADS TO IMPACT

By: Jennifer Quail, BEDC Director of Entrepreneur Support Entrepreneurs come in all sizes and shapes, from all walks of life and across all markets and industry sectors. One “title” for such a varied and diverse group seems a bit misrepresented or under appreciated. So, what is the common thread that binds this group together? Is…

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What is…an entrepreneur?

By Jennifer Quail, BEDC Director of Entrepreneur Support What the heck is an entrepreneur anyway?  Well according to Merriam-Webster it is a noun; “one who organizes, manages and assumes the risk of a business or enterprise”.  Synonyms for entrepreneur range from administrator, executive, and businessperson to inventor, maker and producer.  The title or label of…

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