Attributes Required for Successful Entrepreneurs

  1. Commitment to purpose with passion
  2. Courage/willingness to take risks
  3. Positive attitude, opportunistic
  4. Strength of character/fortitude
  5. Integrity/authenticity
  6. Ability to engender trust/confidence/respect, to develop credibility
  7. Vision/ability to see things as they might be and to anticipate change
  8. Self-confident, assured
  9. Dedication/commitment
  10. Self-starter/proactive
  11. High energy level
  12. Creative/innovative spirit
  13. Decisive/results-oriented
  14. Leadership skills
  15. Team building/teamwork abilities
  16. Clarity/consistency of thought
  17. Resourceful/resilient
  18. Tenacity/perseverance
  19. Flexible/adaptable
  20. Strength in concept development/implementation
  21. Broad knowledge base in critical areas/”knowing what you don’t know”
  22. Ability to accept rejection and turn failures into learning opportunities
  23. Open minded and willing to listen to others’ views
  24. Strong negotiating skills and ability to develop win/win results
  25. Ability to create strategic alliances/understanding of leverage

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