By: Jordan Ruhnke

What is an Entrepreneur?

An entrepreneur is a person who takes a risk in starting a business to earn a profit. They can start their own business, such as a flower shop.

Characteristics of an Entrepreneur

An entrepreneur should have some of the following skills:

  • persistance
  • inquisitive
  • energetic
  • goal oriented
  • independent
  • self-confidence
  • creative
  • reliable
  • competitive

Starting a New Business

It can be very difficult and stressful to be an entrepreneur opening a business. Follow these simple steps.

1. Figure out what kind of business you're opening.

2. Find out your minimum starting price and try to save more than that.

3. Find a place where you can open it, make sure that it is a good location.

4. Start keeping good records on profits, expenses, etc.

5. Make sure you have great management skills.

6. Know how to be successful with your type of business.

7. Make sure that you will like the type of business you're opening.

Those simple steps should help you all become entrepreneur ready!