Effective Venturing: Developing An Entrepreneurial Mindset

The word entrepreneur is a portmanteau of two French words, “entre” which means between, and “preneur”, which means to take. Entrepreneur in a literal sense means to “take from between.” In essence the word itself describes the core of the entrepreneurial mindset. Gaps in every market (the “between”) can be captured (“taken”) by offering a solution (business venture) that addresses a customer’s unmet need.

Developing the Mindset: View the World as a Series of Problems that need to be…