serial entrepreneur



An entrepreneur who continuously comes up with new ideas and starts new businesses. As opposed to a typical entrepreneur, who will often come up with an idea, start the company, and then see it through and play an important role in the day to day functioning of the new company, a serial entrepreneur will often come up with the idea and get things started, but then give responsibility to someone else and move on to a new idea and a new venture. This can be a good thing if the individual has lots of unique ideas and is the best one suited to get each one started, but can be a bad thing if the individual stops putting time into a company that needs his or her help, in order to try to move forward with a new idea that may or may not succeed.

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  • The serial entrepreneur published an article that included many excellent tips and principles the entrepreneur lives by in order to succeed.

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  • My old boss has gotten so many big name connections all thanks to that fact that for the past several years he has been a serial entrepreneur in this state.

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  • My father is a serial entrepreneur; he is constantly trying new business models, but he's using up all of our family's money.

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