You want to start your own business. But do you know what it takes to do so?
Entrepreneurship is a dream for millions, but a reality for only a few. The Modern Entrepreneur: How to Build a Successful Startup, from Beginning to End attempts to bridge that gap. Written by Jayson DeMers, contributor at Entrepreneur, Inc, Forbes, The Huffington Post and countless other online publications, this eBook exists to help aspiring entrepreneurs understand and conquer the challenges of business ownership. Whether you’re well into your first course as an entrepreneur or you’re just a hopeful professional with a strong idea, this eBook will help you find everything you need to start and develop your own business.
Chapter 1: Preparing for the Entrepreneurial Journey
Before you take the plunge, it’s important to know what you’re getting into. This chapter focuses on the preliminary steps you’ll need to take and how to determine if you’re ready for that journey. Subtopics include:
Chapter 2: Developing Yourself as an Entrepreneur
While much of the strength of your business lies in the power of your idea, it’s also necessary to develop your own capacity to lead. You’ll be making crucial decisions, taking significant actions, and working with entire teams of people to accomplish your goals—so how do you become a better entrepreneur? This section covers things like:
Chapter 3: Seeking Funding and Mentors
Acquiring startup capital and working with entrepreneurial mentors are two major hurdles in the early stages of startup development. This chapter addresses these concerns, including:
Chapter 4: Building a Team
The strength and qualifications of your core team will help shape your business for the better. This chapter covers best hiring practices and ongoing human resources strategies, including:
Chapter 5: Becoming a Leader
As an entrepreneur, one of your primary roles is that of a leader. It takes a lot to step up to that position, and this chapter helps you do it successfully:
Chapter 6: Developing the Business
Most stagnant businesses fail. If you want to survive, you’ll need to adapt and change over time. This chapter tells you how to do it:
Chapter 7: Marketing and Building a Reputation
Getting your business seen is a major obstacle—that’s what marketing is for. This chapter covers the basics of marketing, advertising, and building a reputation, including:
Chapter 8: Risks, Growth, and the Thrill of Change
Threats are always lurking around the corner, and the best way to avoid them is to keep on your toes. This article covers the risks and potential failures of entrepreneurs, including:
Chapter 9: The Dark Side of Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship is a bright, appealing goal for most professionals. It promises the opportunity to become your own boss and make lots of money—but there’s also a dark side to entrepreneurship that you’ll need to be wary of. This chapter covers:
Chapter 10: How to Stay Happy and Remain Successful
Business development is exciting, but you also need to make time for yourself if you want to remain happy and successful as an entrepreneur:
This outline is only a taste of what’s included in The Modern Entrepreneur: How to Build a Successful Startup, from Beginning to End. If you want to start your entrepreneurial journey on the right foot, this is your ideal resource. Are you ready to read it?
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