Entrepreneurship: Definition and Principles
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Entrepreneurship: Definition and Principles

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What is the primary focus of entrepreneurship?

Creating new business models

How does intrapreneurship differ from entrepreneurship?

Intrapreneurs work within established companies

What did Schumpeter introduce as a concept related to entrepreneurship?

Creative destruction

What do entrepreneurs primarily take on when starting a business?

<p>The risks and responsibilities of the venture</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main driver of economic progress according to Schumpeter?

<p>Constant innovation and creation of new products</p> Signup and view all the answers

How does intrapreneurship differ from entrepreneurship in terms of organizational support?

<p>Intrapreneurs receive full support and resources from the organization</p> Signup and view all the answers

According to Schumpeter, what is the role of the entrepreneur?

<p>Introducing and implementing new ideas, methods, or solutions</p> Signup and view all the answers

What distinguishes invention from innovation?

<p>Invention introduces something entirely new, while innovation involves implementing new ideas to bring about positive change</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is Schumpeter's view on established firms managed by bureaucrats or managers?

<p>They focus on routine tasks and maintaining stability</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is meant by 'creative destruction' in the context of entrepreneurs?

<p>Disrupting existing economic patterns by introducing new technologies</p> Signup and view all the answers

According to Howard Hughes, what did he mean by 'A laser is a solution seeking a problem'?

<p>A laser is a new invention without a clear application</p> Signup and view all the answers

How does Schumpeter define the 'mere producer'?

<p>Individuals who optimize efficiency and maintain stability in economic structures</p> Signup and view all the answers

What differentiates entrepreneurs from the 'mere producer' according to Schumpeter?

<p>Entrepreneurs introduce innovations and new products, while mere producers focus on maintaining stability in economic structures</p> Signup and view all the answers

'A laser is a solution seeking a problem.' What does this statement imply about the nature of a laser?

<p>'A laser is a solution seeking a problem' implies that lasers are inventions without clear applications</p> Signup and view all the answers

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