10 Oct '11, 6am

[Singapore] Over 70% Of Singaporeans Want To Be Entrepreneurs: Intuit

According to a recent survey conducted by financial management solutions provider Intuit , over 7o-percent of men and women in Singapore – most of whom in their 30s – have considered being entrepreneurs at some point in their lives. Which must, of course, come as a shock to their extremely conservative parents who expect their children to pursue more traditional, professional and safer career paths. This surprising (or should it be unsurprising?) result came from an online survey of 1,000 respondents aimed at the uncovering the level of empowerment Singaporeans feel in different areas of their lives – from their entrepreneurial intentions and work environment to IT attitudes and practices, including cloud computing. “It is great to see that a large majority of people here possess an entrepreneurial spirit. It bodes well for the future of Singapore, where SMEs (small to med...

Full article: http://www.youngupstarts.com/2011/10/10/singapore-over-70...

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