Category Archives: Entrepreneurial skills

Understanding Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Why it is Important

Understanding Entrepreneurial Behaviour and Why it is Important

What is it that allows one entrepreneur’s business to succeed, and another to fail? It’s an area long studied in the world of business, and one that also has no simple answer. This hasn’t stopped academics from trying, however, with many choosing to look at entrepreneurial behaviour itself to determine if there are behaviours thatRead more

How do Businesses Deal with Uncertainty Effectively?

How do Businesses Deal with Uncertainty Effectively?

Any entrepreneur will be able to tell you that managing a business of any size comes with a sizable amount of uncertainty. Even with substantial planning and risk management, sometimes issues arise that are seemingly out of our control. This uncertainty is a natural part of any entrepreneur’s journey, but how businesses deal with thisRead more

When Do Entrepreneurs Pivot and How Do They Do it?

When Do Entrepreneurs Pivot and How Do They Do it?

In the world of startups, no entrepreneur can survive without needing to adapt. No initial business model is perfect, and as people’s needs change and technology evolves, so too must the entrepreneur’s ability to adapt, as well as pivot, as they learn more about the market that they work in.  Yet regardless if the changeRead more

How COVID-19 has impacted university educational programmes

How COVID-19 has impacted university educational programmes

Continuing the Masters in Entrepreneurship during a pandemic COVID-19 has developed into a global crisis affecting people’s health and impacting on businesses and education. The Masters in Entrepreneurship at Cambridge Judge Business School adjusted its “residential” week to online delivery due to the coronavirus pandemic. Important lessons were learned that will outlive the current crisis.Read more

How to approach networking in a better way

How to approach networking in a better way

Building up valuable networks can be one of the most awkward and time-consuming activities for an entrepreneur.  Here we want to offer a new approach to networking, one which makes it easier to begin the task of building a beneficial network.   This new method starts with thinking about social capital. Social capital has beenRead more

The significance of mindfulness for entrepreneurs

The significance of mindfulness for entrepreneurs

Being an entrepreneur means building and growing a business under conditions of extreme uncertainty, involving substantial risk.  This situation places high demands mentally on the entrepreneur, with regards to managing themselves and when dealing with others. Mindfulness has become an incredibly popular topic over recent years[i]. Often entrepreneurs stumble across mindfulness when they are lookingRead more

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