What is an entrepreneur?

In working with dozens of companies over the years, it’s always been intriguing to see what drove seemingly rational individuals towards an incredibly high risk life of entrepreneurship. Most businesses were often started under-capitalized and without a proper business plan. In fact, often times, friends and family were not even highly supportive of the entrepreneurial endeavor. How does someone facing so much uncertainty persevere and continue? I think the key ingredient towards entrepreneurial drive comes down simply to passion. An entrepreneur is someone that is able to come up with an idea that meets the needs of a customer. Then they are able to utilize whatever limited resources they have to creatively bring this idea to fruition. This journey is wrought with potholes and obstacles but passion is what moves the entrepreneur forward. Some people are able to find employment...