Entries by Kyle Jennings

Top 10 Characteristics of an Entrepreneur

Last month, we debunked common myths about entrepreneurs. In this post, discover why entrepreneurs savor going to work while many 9-5’ers count the days to retirement. These are 10 characteristics of entrepreneurs: Don’t Fit In One commonly-cited reason individuals become entrepreneurs is the belief s/he does not fit in the ‘corporate’ environment.  This includes those […]

Recession Survey Results

As promised, we repeated our economic survey to compare results between December 2018 and today.   In December, we noted: More than a third of top economic forecasters now predict a U.S. recession in 2020.  Some pundits and politicians are predicting a recession as soon as 2019. A few say a recession’s not happening any […]

5 Entrepreneurship Myths Debunked

The information found on Kauffman Indicators of Entrepreneurship’s site: https://indicators.kauffman.org/ is quite interesting and intriguing.  It contradicts several widely-held ideas about entrepreneurship that many non-entrepreneurs hold. Here are 5 common entrepreneurship myths that have been debunked by Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation: 1. New Business Survival Rate The Myth: Small businesses mostly fail in their first […]