6 traits that make an entrepreneur
Contributed by Noelle Fauver, marketing consultant and writer.
Heidi Zak, Elon Musk, Oprah, Warren Buffet, Kendra Scott, Sara Blakely and Bill Gates—entrepreneurs may appear quite diverse, but they typically share a few key qualities.
What makes an entrepreneur? Let’s focus on the traits shared by most entrepreneurs—and how you can tap into these characteristics to jumpstart your own success.
1. A passion for connection
They say it’s all about who you know. The adage couldn’t be more true than in the context of successful entrepreneurs. Whether it’s securing investment capital, marketing a concept, recruiting new talent or leaning on peers for support and advice, having a solid network can seriously work to your benefit.