Becoming a ‘qualified entrepreneur’

Becoming a ‘qualified entrepreneur’

Any plumber with his own tools and a truck can declare himself president of his own contracting firm What qualifies you to be the president of Acme Plumbing? Randy H. Nelson has written a book called “The Second Decision,” your first decision being going into business for yourself

Your plumbing contracting firm only exists through the force of your own will. Initially, at least, it had no other reason for being. While that can be a good thing, it’s long been bemoaned as a weakness of this business — any plumber with his own tools and a truck can declare himself president of his own contracting firm and go into business. Somebody gets tired of working for other people, thinks he can do it better himself and has an entrepreneurial seizure.

While you

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