EntreU Blog

A business is much more than developing a product or offering a service. A successful business happens on purpose, not by accident. At Entrepreneur University we teach you all the facets of establishing and operating a successful business.

Are You Playing Russian Roulette?

Are You Playing Russian Roulette? You know that you have a service or product that can sell. You feel that the market is out there, you just have to set up a business and all will work out great. This may be true for a small number of entrepreneurs, but you are playing Russian roulette....

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Entrepreneurship: Risky or Not?

If you look up the definition of an entrepreneur, depending on where you look, you will find words like risk taking, gambler and willing to give up financial security. That may be true in some cases especially, if you have no idea what you are doing and have no one guiding and directing you...

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Veterans as Entrepreneurs

Military veterans make great entrepreneurs! Training that they received and the skills that are learned while serving our country's military needs provides veterans with some advantages that others may not have. Learning to adapt to a business environment outside of the military is a difficult...

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How Homeschoolers Benefit From Entrepreneurial Education

Homeschoolers benefit when including entrepreneurial education into their curriculum. The homeschool wave is growing exponentially and will continue. Adding to the curriculum helps to prepare our future generation to meet the ever-changing growth and needs of this country. Why not jump start...

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Children Make Great Entrepreneurs

Children make great entrepreneurs which can help them learn important financial, business and life skills. These skills will help them throughout their lives. Children’s minds are unpolluted by the limits the limits that we place on ourselves, leaving them open to learning new concepts. By...

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College or Business: What's Right For Me?

Have you ever asked, “what is best for me, how can I meet my goals?” “Should I go to college, or how can I benefit from owning my own business. Which is best for my needs, entrepreneurial education or college? These are good questions to ask yourself. The typical answer by colleges today is...

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How College Kills Entrepreneurship

“Go to school. Get a good job. Work for 30 years and retire comfortably with your pension.” Isn’t that what our families have told us for years? It’s a lie. The world is different. People don’t work at jobs for 30 years anymore. Pensions have all but disappeared. Graduating from college doesn’t...

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Don't Most Small Businesses Fail?

Many new small businesses do go under within their first couple of years. “What he [President Obama] misunderstands is that nine out of 10 businesses fail, so nine out of 10 times, he’s going to give it to the wrong people. ” — Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), interview on CNN’s “State of the Union,”...

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Why Own a Business

A Journey through the Solar System. Yes, it’s a class. My cousin was a business student at UT Knoxville. She took that class amongst many others. Her cost to go to UT? $239,350 (Including room and board, fees, books and other school-related expenses.) That was 11 years ago. She’s still paying on...

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7 Steps to Raising Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship is one of the few career choices in life that still allows for unlimited growth opportunity. As a parent, I believe that part of my job is to raise my children with the ability to handle the hardships of this world, build character and have a heart for others. I also believe that...

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