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Module 1:

Are you ready to be an entrepreneur?

Every success story requires a first step.

Congratulations on taking the first step and starting this course.


It is important to know where you are walking into especially when starting a business. Knowing and acknowledging your strengths and weaknesses, as well as external factors that affect your business life, is extremely important for all entrepreneurs. 

You can start with the Entrepreneurs Quiz provided on this website for free. It gives you a good indication of what you already know and what you are lacking.

Do your Quiz here:

Check your score after doing your quiz. Are you ready? Download and read the following books to continue your first step.

Read this book to understand the ups and downs of starting a business in Australia

"EQ Test"

What is your Emotional Intelligence? How are you going to foster your strengths?

This book gives you the indication of the stressful lives of Entrepreneurs and their challenges

The biggest reason why start-ups succeed

Bill Gross has founded a lot of start-ups, and incubated many others -- and he got curious about why some succeeded and others failed. So he gathered data from hundreds of companies, his own and other people's, and ranked each company on five key factors. He found one factor that stands out from the others -- and surprised even him.

Watching above video, do you think it is the right time for your business? Why? How did you get to this conclusion?

Grab a piece of paper and write down your reasons and conclusion.

Identifying your personality type helps you understand your strengths and weaknesses. Then you will be more likely to select the right path for your future.


Think about the person you want to be, what is stopping you from achieving it? 

Make an action plan to overcome that hurdle or weakness.

Test your personality type here on this link:

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Finished reading the books? Go to your next module:

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