BUSA 201 Class+12+-+Entrepreneurship - BUSA 190 201...

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10/2/20121BUSA 190 / 201: Introduction to Business in the Global EnvironmentSmall Business and EntrepreneurshipWhy you might consider your own business°Potential for greater financial success°Higher levels of autonomy, freedom, and independence°Greater flexibility°Highly challenging°Don’t have to worry about finding a jobWhat makes a successful entrepreneur°Although small business can succeed for a variety of reasons, some independent of the characteristics of the owners, most good entrepreneurs have:°A strong visionabout what it is their business can do°Self-relianceand an internal locus of control (i.e., they believe they are in control of their own destiny).°Energy, persistence, and a hard-work ethic°They are almost obliviously confident– you know that person that thinks they’re good at everything°Have a high tolerance for uncertainty, risk, and ultimately are not afraid of failure
10/2/20122Show me the money°People are often surprised

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