Characteristics of Entrepreneurs
Task 2 by Mr Halpin
Definition of an Entrepreneur
A definition of an entrepreneur is an individual who has the skills, knowledge, initiative and experience to enhance or improve themselves, their colleagues, organisation or others around them in a positive way.
Entrepreneurs have the ability to plan ahead and organise effectively the resources that they invest into the opportunity.
Entrepreneurs are prepared to calculate the risks. They manage risks by taking informed decisions that limit the chance of failure.
Entrepreneurs are able to convince others about how they plan to exploit opportunities and can persuade potential customers.
This an an example of a suggested layout. You should include a minimum of 10 skills/characteristics
Pass - candidates will describe the skills and characteristics of an entrepreneur
Merit - candidates will describe in detail the skills and characteristics of an entrepreneur