Statistics show that millennials are reluctant to become their own boss. College student loan debt is one big reason. This piece from CNBC looks at the struggles millennials face to become entrepreneurs and how some people are rising above them.
Researchers Have Determined Entrepreneurs Possess a Distinct Personality Type – But You Already Knew That
As an entrepreneur-minded individual, it should come as no shock: You’ve got a distinct personality type. Just to bring home that idea, though, consider a recent study from Myers Briggs, the personality-determining institution. The study found that entrepreneurs are heavy in the intuition and perceiving areas, while those folks who lean toward sensing and judging have less of an entrepreneurial spirit.
Creativity, risk-taking, impulsivity and autonomy were found to be strong characteristics of an entrepreneurial personality, according to the […]
It’s summer: time to grab a good book to read by the pool or on the porch. As an entrepreneur, you’ll want to forego the typically beachy novels and reach for one of these business-minded page-turners.
A trip to Pisa got Bob and Sharon Rybak leaning toward opening a one-of-a-kind pizza place. “We ordered pizza at a restaurant in Pisa and it came in 90 seconds,” Bob recalls. “Sharon said, ‘That’s drive-thru time.’”
The Rybaks were looking at retirement from teaching in a few years, but Sharon was already investigating the possibility of opening the first — and as of now, the only — custom-made, drive-thru pizzeria in the United States. Thanks to Sharon’s thorough research, upon their retirement the […]