12 Jan '11, 8am

10 Reasons Why You Should Join A Business Plan Competition

With high confidence and ego, you said to yourself “I want to be an entrepreneur ”. You have a great business idea and vision. Unfortunately, you have no one to consult or guide you through. Your friends are high GPA achievers but have no real experience in starting-up a business. Some might even scoff at your business idea and mock your vision of wanting to be a successful entrepreneur. You’re frustrated because you’re stuck in this vicious cycle. You can’t break through because you have little contacts. What should you do? How should a Mark Zuckerberg wannabe kick start his or her entrepreneur career? You could dive in straight and learn through mistakes. But that’s a little too costly and is also an inefficient way to learn the ropes. One possible way is to join a business plan competition. It might not be the coolest grand opening but it is a good way to start. In the ...

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