Are you an entrepreneur?  Take this quiz and find out.   Answer True or False to the following statements as they apply to you.






 

I can describe my business in one sentence.

 

I like independence.

I am mentally strong.

I have a well researched business plan.

I have an exit strategy in case I change my mind about having this business.

I have a support network of entrepreneurs and friends.


I am physically able to do the tasks required of this business.

My business is different from others currently in the marketplace.

Typically, when other people want to quit, I still feel motivated.

My family supports the idea of my being an entrepreneur.

I am willing to do all sorts of work, from strategic planning to vacuuming floors.

I enjoy lots of different types of people.

My job title is not overly important to my sense of self worth.

I generally have a positive attitude.

I can be alone or with my business partners for long stretches of time.

Failure usually doesn’t leaving me discouraged.

I have excellent discipline.

I use my time wisely.

I am self motivated.

I do not have a spending problem.

Delayed gratification is a way of life for me.

I know my own strengths and weaknesses.

I am willing to hire people I need to help me.

I can afford to hire people I need to help me.

I am conversant with the basics of finance, marketing, selling, and management.

 

I can cope with long periods of not knowing how things are going to turn out.

I adapt well to change.

I take the long view.

I can afford to live for an extended time without an income.

I can work well on my own and collaborate well with others.

I am comfortable using technology and social media.

I have researched my business idea thoroughly.

Things don’t have to be perfect for me to be at ease.

I am comfortable with working long hours.

I embrace opportunities to learn.

I am a curious person.

I feel mentally, physically, spiritually, and financially prepared to take a risk.

If you answered "False" to any of these statements, think about changes you might need to take before you get started.