Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that. – Norman Vincent Peale
Experts in every Financial field are asked….how will the country get back on a strong vibrant economic track….the answer is to encourage entrepreneurs to go out and try out their creative ideas…this is a must. Entrepreneurs do not always have to create something brand new. I personally know an owner of a major Trucking Company here at LAX, who started with one truck…has created thousands of jobs over the years…. he found his niche…and has done great work in the community.
Entrepreneurs have led the USA out of every recession of the last 100 years. To put the unemployed back to work and to keep pace with a growing population, America must create 20 million jobs over the next 10 years. Many of these jobs will result from entrepreneurs turning ideas into real products and services.
The culture of the United States is one of seeking opportunities and taking risks, and the United States has a distinct entrepreneurial orientation.
The U.S. population shows a strong perception of having sufficient skills and abilities to start a new business, relatively low fear of failure, and relatively high alertness to unexploited opportunities.
Yash Gupta, dean of the USC Marshall School of Business has said that entrepreneurs see the world from a unique perspective.
“Failure is a sign of success in the world of entrepreneurship, It makes success taste even sweeter. Failure itself is not important. It is how quickly you can pick yourself up that makes a true entrepreneur”.
The Internet/Dot.Com boom Entrepreneurs led the way out of the last recession… with world changing innovation and fresh ideas…entrepreneurs will pave the way out again. Its the road back to creating a healthy job market. …let’s encourage it. You may think its about tax incentives and fresh capital..its also about your mindset.
Below is a short paragraph written by Steve Jobs…one of our greatest Entrepreneurs.
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
Go for it!