by Emily Worden | Featured Contributor My mother-in-law Becky is an internationally recognized early childhood expert. She knows a lot about it – she has written tons, lectured around the world, and teaches at a well known university. Becky recently visited and one night we opened a bottle of wine and talked about her future […]
As we’ve all heard, when it comes to the definition of entrepreneurship, there are varying definitions of what this term really means. Some experts think of entrepreneurs as people who are willing to take risks that other people are not. Others define them as people who start and build successful businesses. According to the Small Business Administration (2013), an entrepreneur is a person who organizes and manages a business undertaking, assuming the risk for the sake of profit. An entrepreneur: Sees an opportunity. Makes a plan. Starts the business. Manages the business. Receives the profits.