Strict Standards: Non-static method PageInfoOperations::LoadPageInfoByContentAlias() should not be called statically in /home/ladders/public_html/index.php on line 117
Oswego Career Ladders - Entrepreneur

You are here: Home » Hospitality » Agritourism » Entrepreneur


Industry: Hospitality
Area: Agritourism

An entrepreneur is someone who assumes the financial risk of beginning and managing a new venture. The venture can be based on a totally new idea, a new way of doing something, a new location, or attempting something no one else has done before.


Before beginnig a business in a field the entrepreneur should have experience working in the industry first. Understanding of record keeping and basic bookkeeping are a must.


Salary depends on length of time in business and type of business.

Skill Requirements

An entrepreneur needs to be a self-starter, a positive thinker and a disciplined person to handle the many responsibilities involved in running a business. Starting any new enterprise can be risky from both a financial and personal viewpoint. Before investing money, time, and energy into a new venture in special agricultural products and services, new entrepreneurs should complete personal, market, project feasibility, and financial evaluations.

^ Top

<strong>Previous page:</strong> Agritourism
<strong>Next page:</strong> Attractions, Festivals and Events