What does entrepreneurship mean?

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  1. entrepreneurship(n.)

    the activity of organizing, managing, and assuming the risks of a business enterprise. The individual doing the organizing is called the entrepreneur.


  1. entrepreneurship(Noun)

    the art or science of innovation and risk-taking for profit in business.

  2. entrepreneurship(Noun)

    the quality of being an entrepreneur


  1. Entrepreneurship

    Entrepreneurship is the act and art of being an entrepreneur or one who undertakes innovations or introducing new things, finance and business acumen in an effort to transform innovations into economic goods. This may result in new organizations or may be part of revitalizing mature organizations in response to a perceived opportunity. The most obvious form of entrepreneurship is that of starting new businesses; however, in recent years, the term has been extended to include social and political forms of entrepreneurial activity. When entrepreneurship is describing activities within a firm or large organization it is referred to as intra-preneurship and may include corporate venturing, when large entities spin-off organizations. According to Paul Reynolds, entrepreneurship scholar and creator of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, "by the time they reach their retirement years, half of all working men in the United States probably have a period of self-employment of one or more years; one in four may have engaged in self-employment for six or more years. Participating in a new business creation is a common activity among U.S. workers over the course of their careers." And in recent years has been documented by scholars such as David Audretsch to be a major driver of economic growth in both the United States and Western Europe. "As well, entrepreneurship may be defined as the pursuit of opportunity without regard to resources currently controlled"

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Entrepreneurship

    The organization, management, and assumption of risks of a business or enterprise, usually implying an element of change or challenge and a new opportunity.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of entrepreneurship in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of entrepreneurship in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Loren Thompson:

    I wish them luck, entrepreneurship is not always rewarded at the Pentagon.

  2. Vanessa Jameson:

    It’s true in entrepreneurship and in parenting that there is no rule book.

  3. Siddharth Astir:

    Entrepreneurship is the courage to take responsibility for at least one other person's life

  4. Ted Zoller:

    Whatever you do, act when the opportunity presents itself, that’s entrepreneurship defined.

  5. Dick Boer:

    Our companies share common values, proud histories rooted in family entrepreneurship, and businesses that complement each other well.

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