Women Trading Up Support Program: Entrepreneurial Skills Building

Third/Fourth Year Apprentice/Trainee

Module 02: Entrepreneurial Skills Building

When it comes to work ethic… do you mean business? Even if you have your eyes set on completion, don’t limit yourself there. What is next for you?

Have you ever thought you might have an entrepreneurial side? According to this Tedx Talk with Amy Wilkinson, it all starts with thinking like an entrepreneur. Wilkinson interviewed 200 of today’s top entrepreneurs and gained some key advice. Watch the full talk here: The Secret of How to Think Like an Entrepreneur | Amy Wilkinson | TEDxPaloAltoSalon – YouTube

What are Business Skills?

Business skills can be built and developed over time, but why not start now? It’s likely that you already have a good grip on some of the key skills needed for starting a business. Some key business skills are:

  • Time management
  • Team-building
  • Analytical
  • Negotiation
  • Problem-solving
  • Sales and marketing
  • Financial management

Thinking of starting your own business?

This free short Course Operate a Small Business Skill Set | Jobs and Skills WA will prepare budding entrepreneurs with the skills and knowledge to operate their business, and provide administrative support in a small business. Whether it’s a side hustle, or a new full time enterprise, this skill set will mean you’re set up for success in the exciting world of self-employment.

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