organizing and running new businesses

Nature of Work

core tasks

-develop new or improved business ideas

-present business proposals to potential investors

-purchase equipment and facilities

-market a product

work conditions

-self employed

-entrepreneurs with an established business work 9-10 hrs.

-people just starting often work longer


you need a high school diploma to be an entrepreneur. Recommended high school course include: English, math, science, geography, creative arts, business, computers, health & physical education.


this job could pay from about 10K-100K a year

personal impression

the best part of this job is that you could make you rich

the worst part is you could fail and not succeed in life

the values that this career an d i match is creativity