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EoE: 8.1.A - Take the Risk. Be an Entrepreneur

Potential entrepreneurs face no shortage of hurdles. With economic and regulatory uncertainty increasing the cost of striking out on your own, many would-be business owners are sitting on the sidelines. Even amid these deterrents, small business owner Jim Garland still recommends aspiring entrepreneurs "go for it." With the risk of starting a new venture comes the potential for great rewards. And not just for the entrepreneur but for society at large. America is a country built by those willing to take a risk and those are the type of people we need to start businesses, create jobs and get the economy going again. This video is included as part of a 40-lesson course on the Economics of Entrepreneurship available now for teachers and students at no charge at

from Take the Risk. Be an Entrepreneur (2016)
Posted by Foundation for Economic Education