Be A Great Entrepreneur: Teach Yourself by Alex McMillanBe A Great Entrepreneur: Teach Yourself by Alex McMillan

Be A Great Entrepreneur: Teach Yourself

byAlex McMillan

Paperback | April 30, 2010

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Be A Great Entrepreneur: Teach Yourself

About the Author:

Alex McMillan is a freelance consultant, trainer and mentor to entrepreneurs. He is also founder of Club Entrepreneur, a community for people passionate about running their own business.


There is no hotter topic than entrepreneurship in today's world of business and this is the perfect guide for anyone wanting to develop their entrepreneurial skills and fulfill their business potential. Containing lots of practical advice, it also features interviews with successful entrepreneurs who have a wealth of experience to share. Coverage includes the different types of entrepreneurial opportunity out there, how to maintain passion, persistence and personal drive and how to outskill your competitors. There is also a final chapter on how to maximize the value of your business for selling, should you decide to move on to other challenges or to retire. Written by a leading expert on entrepreneurship, this is a must-have for anyone looking to be the next Alan Sugar!

One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.

Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience.

Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress.

Extra online articles at to give you a richer understanding of entrepreneurship.

Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts.

Innovative exercises illustrate what you’ve learnt and how to use it.

Written by an established writer with wide experience as a consultant to entrepreneurial individuals and companies
Written in a clear, practical and positive style to start the reader on the road to entrepreneurial success
Includes interviews with successful, motivational entrepreneurs, giving insider knowledge and a wealth of ideas

Title:Be A Great Entrepreneur: Teach YourselfFormat:PaperbackDimensions:7.6 × 5.1 × 0.8 inPublished:April 30, 2010Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1444100645

ISBN - 13:9781444100648

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

Chapter 1: What if Your Entrepreneurial Dream Happened?
Chapter 2: Types of Entrepreneur.
Chapter 3: Types of Entrepreneur Opportunity.
Chapter 4: Seeing Opportunities.
Chapter 5: Maintaining Passion, Persistence and Personal Power?
Chapter 6: Going To Plan?
Chapter 7: Street Strategies and Tested Techniques.
Chapter 8: How Better Knowledge Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur.
Chapter 9: Better skills than your competitors.
Chapter 10: The happy entrepreneur.
Chapter 11: Going For It!!!!
Chapter 12: Letting the Genie out of the Lamp.
Chapter 13: Escaping the Rat Race.
Chapter 14: Exit Routes, Selling Your Business.
Websites of Entrepreneur Interest