Author Archives: Robert W Price

What is a global entrepreneur?

Are you a Global Entrepreneur? Strategic motives must drive the decisions to conduct business globally: Are You Ready To “Go Global?” But what is your action plan? Where do you begin? How do you begin? Which markets should be entered first? What would be the optimal mode of entry? How rapidly should you expand globally? Definition of global entrepreneur: A global

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What is Global Entrepreneurship Week?

                  Global Entrepreneurship Week is the celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth, and expand human welfare. This year’s event runs November 17-24, 2014. Now with almost eight million people set to be involved including the likes of Richard Branson, Global

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What is an entrepreneur?

Entrepreneur is a word borrowed from the French words entreprendre, “one who undertakes”—that is, a “manager.” In fact, the word entrepreneur was shaped probably from celui qui entreprend, which is loosely translated as “those who get things done.” In the early eighteenth century, a group of thinkers called the Physiocrats surfaced in France around a school of new economic theory.

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What Do Entrepreneurs Need to Know About BitCoin?

The spectacular rise late last year in the price of Bitcoin, the dominant virtual currency, has attracted much public attention as well as scholarly interest. This policy report discusses how some features of Bitcoin, as designed and executed to date, have hampered its ability to perform the functions required of a fiat money––as a medium of exchange, unit of account,

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Why do entrepreneurs need a strategic vision?

Research has shown that successful entrepreneurs create visions of the future, which inspires others to get involved in the venture. As an entrepreneur leading a start-up it is important to have these discussions about “blueprinting your strategic architecture” today. Entrepreneurial success depends on the ability to think strategically, have a clear strategic vision, and achieve results quickly. Richard Siegelman, general

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