Entrepreneurship Assessment

You toil away day after day working for someone else, but you really want to work for yourself. After all, why not put the hours and the effort into being your own boss? Entrepreneurship is calling louder and louder.

How ready are you to create the kind of marvelous from which others could benefit? Take this assessment to determine how ready you are to make the magic happen.

Rate each of the following statements by awarding them a number from 1 to 5, with 5 being the highest. Add up the numbers; the sum will reveal how close you are to the magic in being marvelous.

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41-50 points. You have the makings of being marvelous as you step courageously into entrepreneurship. You are committed, passionate and determined to make a go of this new direction in your life. You are the kind of entrepreneur who knows how to use a variety of resources, including the services of a coach, to make magic happen.

31-40  points. You have most of the skills you need to do well in business. While there may be occasional challenges you find yourself up against, you know how to overcome obstacles. You rely on the subject matter experts who can help you with the knowledge you need, and you are willing to be coached to being marvelous.

21-30 points. Your determination and drive may carry you far, but you can accomplish only so much by yourself. Develop your plan with the help of others, including a coach who can help you set realistic milestones and hold you accountable to meeting them.

11-20 points. Your vision is just coming into focus. Now is the time to rally the troops and gather their advice as you more fully research your concept. It’s absolutely possible to be marvelous; rely on your coach to help you set the direction of your course.

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* 1. "I know how to be productive without supervision."

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* 2. "My business idea solves a problem that others have."

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* 3. "I have a tolerance for setbacks."

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* 4. "I readily reach out to others when I need help."

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* 5. "I have a well thought out and executable plan."

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* 6. "I have adequate financial resources to last me for at least two years. "

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* 7. "I am not overly concerned about what others think of my business."

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* 8. "I can overcome unexpected obstacles."

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* 9. "I am willing to sell my product."

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* 10. "I can train and supervise employees."

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