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What Does It Take To Become An Entrepreneur? #WomenOnTheMove

Posted: September 28, 2016
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Even before starting, people often worry if they have what it takes to become an entrepreneur! Find out with #WomenOnTheMove.

The fundamental desire to control our destiny is often the driving force behind entrepreneurship.

What is it that is necessary to become an entrepreneur? Can this be learnt? Can this be learnt before you take the plunge?

But starting a company is a bit like parenting. Everyone assumes that you know what you’re doing. But like parenting it is a learning that is on the job. Because like babies, companies don’t come with instruction manuals. You stumble through it and learn as you go. And every day that you are an entrepreneur, you learn new things, you grow.

Earlier this week, we had our weekly #Womenonthemove chat over at Twitter, and this is what we discussed.

(If you’re not yet following Women’s Web on Twitter, do now, and you can come over for the chat too, every Thursday 6-7PM IST).

Can entrepreneurship be taught in a classroom?

Key parameters for entrepreneurship are…

What inspires/motivates people to become entrepreneurs?

And the challenges of entrepreneurship are…

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