Entrepreneur Self-portrait

30 minutes

Paint a picture of yourself and your role in the business.

The Entrepreneur Self-Portrait is a powerful tool that helps you, as an aspiring entrepreneur, gain a deeper understanding of yourself and your business aspirations. Through reflection, you can identify your values, passions, skills, and what success means to you. Additionally, this tool prompts you to explore your reasons for wanting to be an entrepreneur, consider potential challenges, and envision your dream company.

Key concepts addressed by the Entrepreneur Self-Portrait:

  • Values: Identify your core values; the principles and beliefs that guide your actions and decision-making.
  • Passions: Reflect on your passions; the activities and interests that ignite your enthusiasm and drive.
  • Skills: Identify and evaluate your skills, both technical and soft, that can contribute to your entrepreneurial journey.
  • What success means: Define what success means to you personally, aligning your goals and aspirations with your own definition of success.
  • Reasons to be an entrepreneur: Reflect on your motivations and reasons for wanting to pursue entrepreneurship, exploring the potential benefits and rewards.
  • Reasons to not be an entrepreneur: Consider the potential challenges, risks, and drawbacks of entrepreneurship, helping you make an informed decision.
  • The dream company: Envision your dream company – the ideal characteristics, culture, and impact you want your business to have in the world. This exercise helps clarify your vision and aspirations for your entrepreneurial journey.

By utilizing the Entrepreneur Self-Portrait, you will gain valuable insights into yourself and your business aspirations. This self-awareness guides you in making informed decisions, leveraging your strengths, and aligning your passions with your entrepreneurial journey. It serves as a powerful tool for personal and professional growth in the world of entrepreneurship.

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