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Management For Entrepreneurs...May Luck Be With Us

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 Ken Sundheim (September 14, 2011)  If there is one thing that entrepreneurs have trouble with it is being managed, however if there are 2 things, the 2nd would be managing others. The reason for this trouble is that entrepreneurs think differently than employees and, at 1st have trouble relating with individuals who work for other people; this is despite working for other people being the norm. When I 1st started as a .. (Entrepreneurialism)

The Sprint to $19,230.77 Weekly

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 Ken Sundheim (September 01, 2011)  The Sprint to $19,230.77 Weekly “I want to be a millionaire, ” says the aspiring entrepreneur…. Stop talking and just do it When I started my company, I was young, eager and talkative until my father gave me a piece of advice that I have cherished over the years. That advice is to stop talking about your business and how great you are and let your accounts receivable . (Entrepreneurialism)

Catalogs for Buying Freaks

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 Janice Wednesday (August 30, 2011)  Norin fusses with samples of foundation makeup in a division retailer. She smears some onto 1 cheek. As well dark. She wrinkles her nose. The second sample doesnt look right, both. The saleswoman at the cosmetics counter cleans Norins deal with using a tissue and applies an additional tone. She turns to her friend, who just shrugs. For the following sixty-five minutes, Norin fingers .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Home Business Enterprise

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 Janice Wednesday (August 30, 2011)  There is certainly by no means anything straightforward about beginning a residence business. A lot of people are there to try to knock it down and get you disillusioned. However it has and might be done with work and function. One has to know what they want and never let it waiver. Understand what you're acquiring your self into in the start off and do not believe achievement is more .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Work From Home And Make Money On The Internet

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 Brad Roberts (August 16, 2011)  With the economic crisis a growing number of people are experiencing these days, there is a higher need for work from home job choices. This type of employment is a wonderful way for lots of individuals to earn the revenue they desire without having to leave their home and their loved ones, but understanding precisely what, working from home would mean is an essential part of finding .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Packaging and transportation of office stationary products

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 Alster Siv (August 06, 2011)  Office stationary products: Offices stationary consist of number of products. Without these stationary products we cannot work. Some work is done by us and some work is done by stationary product only. The office stationary products such as clear book, files, scales, folders, lever arch file, clamp binder, photo album, cd holder, book case, glue stick, note paper, office scissor, .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Avoiding Membership In The SBA's "5 Year Failure Small Business Club"

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 Ken Sundheim (July 26, 2011)  There are many reasons that the U. S. Small Business Administration consistently reports a small business failure rate of well over 50% within the first five years of doing business. Although the SBA gives very broad reasons behind organizations’ failures, looking into the specific reasons, there is a lot more to the equation than variables such as lack of capital, low sales .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Can selling on eBay replace a full time income?

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 Brian W (July 12, 2011)  Many of us have sold at least once or twice on eBay, but most of us still work our regular full time jobs and find the idea of quitting our job to work full time selling on eBay insurmountable. Chances are, you have run across several sellers on eBay whose sole source of income is selling at online auctions. If you have ever wondered how they do it, this article may shed some light on .. (Entrepreneurialism)

How to Engage Equity Investors

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 Tiffany C. Wright (June 27, 2011)  If you want to engage equity investors for your business, then you need to know what investors are seeking. Knowing investors’ wants will help you as a business owner tailor your investor pursuit which typically includes the following: the people you talk to, your “elevator pitch”, and the information you provide. Equity investment is a relationship business. Hence, .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Some Advice, Some Tips and The Downsides Upon Recruiting Your 1st Employee

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 Ken Sundheim (June 14, 2011)  It's not you asking the questions, it's your potential employees questioning you. As an entrepreneur, unless you have significant salary to pay the individual, a nice office with even nicer furniture and a reputation in the field, your first employee is always going to have the advantage during the interview process. I don't believe many start-ups can completely level the playing field . (Entrepreneurialism)

The Great Recession's Effect On Start-Up Ventures

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 Ken Sundheim (June 10, 2011)  A common mistake that young entrepreneurs make is unwittingly starting highly cyclical and highly risky businesses, when it hasn't been all that long since the Great Recession in the U. S. was declared over by the National Bureau of Economic Research in June 2009. These cyclical, risky businesses operate on the premise that we are going to experience an economic boom or that we are in .. (Entrepreneurialism)

The Truth, the Downsides and Some Tips For Recruiting Your 1st Employee

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 Ken Sundheim (June 03, 2011)  Video: There are a few, and only a few web resources for the online, young entrepreneur It's not you asking the questions, it's your potential employees questioning you. As an entrepreneur, unless you have significant salary to pay the individual, a nice office with even nicer furniture and a reputation in the field, your first employee is always going to have the advantage during .. (Entrepreneurialism)

The "Mike Krzyzewski Rule" and 2 Key Start-up Steps to Take From Your iPhone

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 Ken Sundheim (June 01, 2011)  Ken Sundheim President KAS 2 Key Start-up Steps to Take From Your iPhone Starting a business in the year 2011 is exponentially easier than it was in 1911. Competing is a different story. The Internet will register your company, but thanks to game-changing globalization, the internet will take away much of the “Good ol’ Boy" factor that American small business once relied . (Entrepreneurialism)

The Mentality of the Young Entrepreneur

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 Ken Sundheim (May 30, 2011)  If you think successful entrepreneurship does not come with a price tag, think once again. Then, another time after that. At an early age, I feel hardened. I joke a lot with my friends. However, when it comes to business, I feel that I don't smile as much as I would if I were an employee. Video: Entrepreneurs - Don't get a job, live it out for a couple of years Being successful is .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Demand for office space on the rise

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 Nitin Namdeo (May 30, 2011)  There is no doubt that the year 2011 would be marked as a year in Indian real estate which witnessed one of the most difficult periods for the industry in recent times. A lot of upcoming projects were cancelled, business investment was sluggish and as a result the demand for the office space slowed down considerably. However, the dawn of new normal has witnessed resurgence in the demand . (Entrepreneurialism)

How To Get Your Patent Approved Quicker

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 Deanie Canales (May 30, 2011)  Filing a patent application can be a grueling process that can take up to two years to even have a first action letter sent out. Currently, the United States Postal Office has over 1.2 million applications that are still on the waiting list. There are, however, ways for an inventor to get a patent approved quicker but it is not cheap. In fact, one of the most common ways to get a .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Eric Cartman Teaches The Young Entrepreneur

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 Ken Sundheim (May 23, 2011)  Fat, foul-mouthed, racist? call him what you want, but Eric Cartman is, without doubt, an entrepreneur. What traits make the young Colorado inhabitant both so lovable and so entrepreneurial? Here is where Cartman excels where most entrepreneurs fall short: Cartman is no stranger to hitting the phones and making the sale. To some, the term cold calling is a bad word that amounts to .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Advice On Opening Your Limousine Service Business

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 Gera Dym (May 20, 2011)  To start out with any endeavor; whether in education, athletics, cooking, or the like; is not an easy task. This same thing happens when you decide to get started your own business in any endeavor. And so to start out in any business, you need to learn to explore your business opportunity, integrate along with other businesses, receive financing, and start or buy an existing company. .. (Entrepreneurialism)

You May Already Be A Business Owner

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 Tammy Rich (May 20, 2011)  If you receive a 1099 tax form in the mail for performing services, you are operating a business. You have just formed a sole proprietorship. This is the term Internal Revenue Service literature names a one person business. There are several ways to handle your income. Some people report it on the other income line of their personal tax return. The income is usually subject to .. (Entrepreneurialism)

My Quest to Crochet For Profit

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 Tammy Rich (May 20, 2011)  Any hand crafted item displays a unique talent. Crocheting has been my first love since I was four years old. In sixth grade I crafted an original duck pattern on top of a plastic egg to make for all my friends. My first tablecloth was completed at age nine. My first granny square print blanket was completed in second grade. It came as no surprise when I decided to explore crocheting .. (Entrepreneurialism)

3 Hiring Tips For The Young Business Owner

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 Ken Sundheim (May 19, 2011)  Video: Sales Tips For The Business Owner, Young Entrepreneur and Sales Pro Top 3 Mistakes Start-Up Companies Make When Hiring: Turnovers not only kill a company, they demolish it. What exact variables lead to turnovers? Running an executive search firm and seeing hires turn out both correctly and poorly, I have come to: 1. Remote Representative - Management is difficult enough 5 .. (Entrepreneurialism)

When The Young Entrepreneur Mistakes Arrogance For Leadership

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 Ken Sundheim (May 18, 2011)  Growing up, I could be described as very sensitive and at times even shy and introverted. I always thought that leaders were very loud, extroverted, had great senses of humor and that they had to be very arrogant. Video: The 2 Biggest Mistakes That Young Entrepreneurs Make I have come to know there is no direct correlation between arrogance or likability and leadership. There will .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Is Being Your Own Boss Worth Every Bit? Find Out.

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 Ken Sundheim (May 14, 2011)  Prior to going into a game, a football squad will break their preparation into two main parts: pads (including walk-throughs, drills, etc. ) and studying film. In terms of preparing you for entrepreneurship, professors, mentors, and your internship bosses can only provide the latter. Only the aspiring small business owner can suit up and continue playing where the film leaves off. As . (Entrepreneurialism)

Top 3 Mistakes Start-Up Companies Make When Hiring

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 Ken Sundheim (May 14, 2011)  Turnovers not only kill a company, they demolish it. What exact variables lead to turnovers? Running an executive search firm and seeing hires turn out both correctly and poorly, I have come to: 1. Remote Representative - Management is difficult enough 5 feet away, let alone 50+ miles. Too often, companies feel as if they need employees all over the U. S. when clients don't want .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Try not to waste your time with anyone else-get your cleaning products from Polymerprod

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 Rachelle Santos (May 12, 2011)  Polymerprod.com is a site for anyone that knows exactly what they need to purchase-because that’s just what we’re offering. You see, here at Polymer Products, we can provide the best quality cleaning chemicals out there-and everything that has to do with polymers. And, if you’ve ever had to buy expensive cleaning chemicals before, don’t worry-you’ll be .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Selling Mary Kay Products Can Lead To Your Success

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 Brad Roberts (May 06, 2011)  The most significant women business owners in the history of the USA is Mary Kay Ash. She's got a foundation which was set up to help end cancer and violence towards women. The foundation operates on donations and is designed to teach women while fighting cancers like ovarian cancer, endometrial cancer, and breast cancer. The various awards that she won include things like being called . (Entrepreneurialism)

John D. Rockefeller Teaches The Young Entrepreneur

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 Ken Sundheim (May 06, 2011)  Owning a business is an uphill battle. The learning curve is steep and the competition is firmly entrenched. Only the strong stand a chance to survive to see their first stress-free, week-long vacation. When a potential client phones in they have their client recommendations, the sales pitch that they've been around for 30 years (entirely mutually exclusive from competent), but it .. (Entrepreneurialism)

A Basic Get Wealthy Quick Notion

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 Juanita Sagin (April 27, 2011)  Within the immortal phrases of Emmerson, “all I require is 1 idea" Overnight wealth features a specific stigma that “sensible" people seem to become resistant to. The idea from the get wealthy fast variety is definitely an object of ridicule and derision in alot of peoples eyes. Even so, with a small centered action and the right understanding, fast prosperity is not only .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Entrepreneurs: B2B Rains, B2C Marketing Brings a Facebook, Abercrombie

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 Ken Sundheim (April 24, 2011)  Prior to starting a business, the aspiring entrepreneur must decide what kind of entity they wish to begin. Leave VC dreams to the jaded, and months of useless planning up to the coaches. An entrepreneur can cut his or her options right in half by choosing whether to do a B2B or B2C sales/marketing-based organization. If the entrepreneur wants to make it to owning a beach house, a .. (Entrepreneurialism)

As An Entrepreneur, You're Either A Necessary Evil Or You're Not Necessary At All

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 Ken Sundheim (April 22, 2011)  2 Sticky Parts of Business That Block Entrepreneurs From “Job Freedom Status" "Job Freedom Status" (n. ) The point at which an entrepreneur can freely decide between TiVo and Captain Crunch Crunch Berries cereal or going to work - without any job-, marital- or financial-related ramifications. It seems that all entrepreneurs want to reach a status that provides them the freedom .. (Entrepreneurialism)

How to Transition from Corporate America to Small Business Ownership

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 Tiffany C. Wright (April 20, 2011)  With so many professional people being laid off in the past 18 – 24 months, and with so many of them having experienced difficulty finding new positions at similar titular levels and pay, many of these people are considering transitioning to small business ownership. Some are considering purchasing franchises, others are considering buying a small business in the area, still .. (Entrepreneurialism)

The Exponential Success Roadmap - Get On or Enter The Road

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 Jim Whitney (April 15, 2011)  The trip to success starts with confidence, proven principles and a flaming desire to change. A lot of it will come down to how your mind is wired and whether you have given yourself permission to win. Let’s revisit the olden days of sitting in math class. Take the operation 5 + 5, for example. The answer is 10, right? Now what if we keep the same numbers, however, but change the . (Entrepreneurialism)

Hurdles That Entrepreneur Is Most Likely Going To Face

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 Ken Sundheim (April 05, 2011)  Gaining Discipline and a Strong Work Ethic at a Young Age Entrepreneurs mostly fall short because they don't have the work ethic needed to start a business from nothing. It took a while, but I had to train myself to work 17 hours a day. I've learned that it is the indirect work that an entrepreneur puts in that makes him or her successful. For instance, I continuously read new books .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Are you Brave Enough To Become an Entrepreneur?

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 Jim Whitney (April 02, 2011)  Society has a way of convincing us that wealth arises from those that work hard and get a well paying job in some financial institution on Wall Street. While I do not debate that you can get really wealthy managing other people’s money as a fund manager or if you like to run an investment company like Warren Buffet, you can join in the fray. For the majority of us, we just like to . (Entrepreneurialism)

Panama Trusts Part 1

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 Ammi St. Paul (March 12, 2011)  Panama Private Interest Foundations are an alternative to Anglo-American trusts as a means of protecting assets. Trusts are a familiar element in the legal systems that are descended from English common law. As a former colony of the Spanish Empire, Panama’s legal code is a descendent of the Civil law system which has roots in the Napoleonic Code. As a result some of the concepts .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Starting a Music Video Production Company.

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 Mark Wilson (March 05, 2011)  Music videos were initially born as a means of marketing a potentially popular song, but they quickly became a staple in the entertainment industry and a requirement for any important record release. The enormous success of music videos has opened a new and highly creative field to producers and people looking to set up a music video production company. Production companies are now in .. (Entrepreneurialism)

First mailing e-commerce Clean your mailing lists

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 Liu Cheukto (February 26, 2011)  If you're one of those who have started trading online in the last few years, you certainly took the early initiative to collect email addresses from the perspective of sending emails one day promotion. You have certainly chosen a good mass mailing software, and probably spent hours designing and testing your first mailing before finally pressing the submit button. You've become a .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Membrane Keypads

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 Vineet Gupta (February 08, 2011)  Certain things cannot be avoided while creating certain things. Switches just cannot be avoided while manufacturing certain electronic devices. Membrane keyboards have become ubiquitous now. Whether you go to a grocery store or supermarket, or for that matter a huge factory, you are sure to spot machines and equipments with these switches on them. While in a grocery store, most of us .. (Entrepreneurialism)

How to make your site accessible for everyone

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 Valea Traga (February 02, 2011)  How to make your site accessible for everyone Nowadays it is very popular to make friends through the internet. There are hundreds of social sites that put you in touch people all over the world. This may cause many problem of communication; since you may find foreigners to chat or to make friends and you are interesting to talk about their country, culture habitats or something else. .. (Entrepreneurialism)

A Great Job For Teens - Dog Walking

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 Robert Matthews (January 30, 2011)  Are you a teen or college student who wants to earn money in your spare time? Do you need extra money for clothes, school, and fun? Keep reading and learn how walking dogs is a great job for teens. Jobs for teens are getting to be more and more difficult to locate in this economy. You don't see any movie ushers any longer and adults delivering newspapers and mowing lawns. So exactly .. (Entrepreneurialism)

How to make money using pay per call

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 James Galloway (January 27, 2011)  First of all lets look at pay per call and how it can make you an income and why pay per call is becoming the preferred choice of Internet marketers. Then we will have a look at how to make money using pay per call. Pay per call is the next step in Internet marketing but so few really understand the potential and true power it holds. Pay per call is where you get paid every time a .. (Entrepreneurialism)

African business advice by Vladimir Kokorev

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 David Brookes (January 20, 2011)  1. When somebody tells you “I am a son of the President and I can be a partner in your business”, you should reply: “Thank you, but I am not interested”. Chances are you are simply being targeted by a common swindler. Having said that, it is not unlikely that the person offering you a partnership is actually related to the political powers of the country. .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Top Tips for Doing Business in Africa by Vladimir Kokorev

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 David Brookes (January 20, 2011)  1. Do not forget that Africa is not one country – there is no ‘one size fits all’ approach The first point to make is that obviously Africa is not one country – but the second largest continent in the world, comprising of 54 states. There are huge differences between these countries and you simply cannot approach Africa with a ‘one size fits all’ .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Vladimir Kokorev Where do The Experts on African Business Come From?

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 David Brookes (January 20, 2011)  Some time ago I, Vladimir Kokorev, came across a list published by Russian Forbes Magazine, of 10 most wanted professions for the next decade. According to that article, one of those top 10 professions is that of an expert in conducting business in Africa. I have been working in African countries for about thirty-five years: first as a Soviet diplomat, later as an academic, and in the .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Thinking of Purchasing a Franchise in 2011? Ask These Questions about the Franchise Contract

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 Gorry Terry (January 13, 2011)  Franchising can be a great way to start your own business. And the failure rate for franchises is much less than for non franchise start-ups. But you still need to do your homework and ask and be satisfied about many questions which you might not think about in your enthusiasm to start your own business. The franchise agreement from a major franchisor will generally be on a take it .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Business Coach for Business Growth

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 Joel Tarplin (January 10, 2011)  Running a business can look as though it could be an easy job, after all how many times have you seen entrepreneurs travelling via first class and wearing tailor made suits? In reality however, it’s never plain sailing. Those who are lapping up the benefits that come with running a successful business haven’t got there overnight or with little work. It’ll have taken .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Why You Should Set Up A Home Business in 2011

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 Gorry Terry (January 10, 2011)  Imagine yourself waking up well-rested around ten o’clock in the morning, sitting in your pajamas at the table for breakfast and the news, then heading upstairs to work. This might seem like an unreachable dream; however, in America today fifty-two percent of firms and small businesses are home based. This reality is brought about by the fact that home based business owners enjoy . (Entrepreneurialism)

2 Reasons Why You May Fail With Your Online Business

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 Gorry Terry (January 09, 2011)  The vast majority of people who start their own online business are destined for failure. This is the harsh reality which you can avoid if you avoid the most common reasons for this failure. 1. Low Barrier to EntryThe ease with which you can set up an online business is itself one of the reasons for the common experience of failure with an online business. When you are starting an .. (Entrepreneurialism)

The Easiest Way To Start A Business With No Capital

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 Gorry Terry (January 05, 2011)  This may surprise you but it is possible to start your own business without any capital. And the opportunity is actually lying in your house. . if you have an internet connection. This no fluff, no filler guide will tell you how to start a business with no capital and the easiest way to earn money fast. The easiest way to earn money fast is to start a business online with your .. (Entrepreneurialism)

Fast And Easy Online Income Through Moneymaking Workshops

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 Mark Iragana (January 05, 2011)  Do you want to be your own boss? Attend moneymaking workshops and start building your own online business in no time. Over the years, the number of online businesses has significantly quadrupled due in part to human beings’ innate desires of becoming their own bosses. This is practically reasonable considering the fact that life as a subordinate requires much more discipline, .. (Entrepreneurialism)




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