What Makes A Successful Entrepreneur? Essay

1730 Words Oct 8th, 2015 null Page
With full determination, high levels of confidence, passion, capability to take risks and expertise in networking one can have all what it takes to become a successful entrepreneur. Mind and a clear objective is a prerequisite. “To think, reason, and act to convert ideas into commercial opportunities and to create value” is correspondent to being an entrepreneur (Leech and Melicher 2012). Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel possessed these assets mentioned above; yet, there was something more to her. Chanel does not only inspire, she intimidates and that is why she is the unsurpassed, archival subject to be studied in greater depth. Chanel wasn’t born with Steve Jobs’ genius creativeness, neither was she born with Bill Gates’ wealth reservoir, yet she became a person who emerged from having no assets and was able to form a realm.
Gabrielle Chanel, a French courtier, went by her designer name: Coco Chanel. Coco had a creative mind and with that creative mind she incorporated a digit, number five. For some it is only a digit but for Channel it was an entrepreneurial opportunity. Number five became part of the most wildly known and profitable fragrance, Chanel No. 5. Chanel No. 5 was first of its kind as it was “the first perfume to be sold worldwide” (Gavin and Harris 5). Besides this well-known invention of fragrance, she also designed fashion that extended as far as jewelry, handbags, fragrance, and clothing. Chanel is responsible for redefining style and creating ageless design that…

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