Are you an entrepreneur and not know it?
When I answer the question, “So what do you do?“, I rarely ever introduce myself as an entrepreneur. Because for those who don’t get it, it takes too long to explain and for those who do, well, it does not need to be said.
But still, a part of me wonders how saying the words actually feels:
I am an entrepreneur! What about you?
The dictionary, with all due respect to Webster and all, comes woefully short in giving us any clarity for the word entrepreneur. I mean, how much does “a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so” resemble the traits of an entrepreneur?
It sounds more like the job description of either a stock broker or a business accountant to me! [Read more…]