Entrepreneurial Competencies

The following competencies were identified by Dr. Morris, Head, School of Entrepreneurship, OSU.

Entrepreneurial Competencies

 

  • Recognizing Opportunity
  • Assessing Opportunity
  • Creative Problem-solving/Imaginativeness
  • Leveraging Resources/Bootstrapping
  • Guerrilla Skills
  • Mitigating and Managing Risk
  • Planning When Nothing Exists
  • Conveying a Compelling Vision
  • Innovation---Value Creation With New Products, Services, Business Models
  • Building and Managing Social Networks
  • Ability to Maintain Focus Yet Adapt
  • Implementation of Something Novel or New/Action
  • Tenacity/perseverance

 

Traditional Managerial Competencies

  • Planning
  • Organizing
  • Directing/Leading/Motivating
  • Staffing/Hiring
  • Coordinating
  • Communicating
  • Operating
  • Reviewing/Assessing
  • Budgeting