Quotes for Growth #5: We’re all entrepreneurs

Quote: “All human beings are entrepreneurs. When we were in the caves, we were all self-employed—finding our food, feeding ourselves. That’s where human history began. We have forgotten that we are entrepreneurs.” -Muhammad Yunus, Nobel Prize winner and founder of Grameen Bank


Self-awareness: This is so true. Even if you’ve never started a business, you can admit that you’ve still had to make things happen for yourself, going through a process of critical thinking, decision-making, problem-solving and action-taking to “sell” yourself and your ideas. Now if want a job or career change, this is important to understand. Actors are entrepreneurs, painters, authors, business owners but also contractors and employees! Think about it.


Tip for growth: What is your idea of an entrepreneur? If you could contact ANYBODY, who would you choose to be your mentor to make you a better entrepreneur? Now, go and get a piece of their wisdom today, whether it’s a book, a documentary, an email, a phone call.