Entrepreneurial Process From opportunity recognition to opportunity exploitation Ing. M.H.M. Hammer M.Sc.
Index Theory: How come, someone gets an Entrepreneur? Practice: Experience the process
Theory Fostering entrepreneurship: the person of the entrepreneur (e.g. Stewart & Roth, 2007, Judge & Ilies, 2002 and Kirton, 1976) the process of entrepreneurship (e.g. Shane & Venkataraman, 2000, Gartner, 1985 and Shapero, 1982). A starting entrepreneur, sequential runs a number of steps (van der Veen & Wakkee, 2004, van der Sijde, 2004, Shane & Venkataraman, 2000, Low & MacMillen, 1988, Gartner, 1985; Shapero & Sokol, 1982).
Exercise #1 Take a piece of paper Fold it twice Write down on the upper left part: What are you thinking of now. What colour.
Exercise #2 Write in the upper right corner: What are you planned to do next hour? What do you want to achieve this week?
Exercise #3 Write in the lower left corner: What action you executed, to achieve your goals in the upper right corner? How often you touched your face the last 10 minutes?
Exercise #4 Write in the lower left corner your personal answer to the question: Are thinking of becoming an Entrepreneur?
Please: Look critical to your answers! Practise what you preach?