What is an Entrepreneur?

Callum Carroll

What is a Entrepreneur?

A person who sets up a business or businesses, taking on financial risks in the hope of profit

In the picture above we have a picture of David Karp who created Tumblr which is a popular internet site. He is an example of an entrepreneur.

Skills and Characteristics

Passion Perseverance Resourcefulness Open-Mindedness.

An entrepreneur needs to be hardworking, committed and someone who has passion and drive. They need to be able to accept and plan for risks and always be focussed on the end result.

In the picture opposite we have an image of Larry Page who created the internet search engine Google. He is an example of an entrepreneur who has passion, drive and commitment for a business idea he believes in.