I need help with a Business question. All explanations and answers will be used to help me learn.
Analyse a CURRENT entrepreneur who is a citizen from one of the following countries: Australia, United Kingdom.
The chosen entrepreneur must be the person who founded the business(es) (himself/herself or with the team), and currently still
running/controlling the business(es) which was/were set up and is/are headquartered in the above countries.
Individual assignment, report format with headings and sub-headings, 1.5 spacing to be used.
Critical analyses and reflection on relevant
entrepreneurship theories required, not just a simple presentation of the entrepreneur’s biography.
• Cover page
✓ Please indicate your full name, student ID, class day & time, and tutor’s name
• Background of the entrepreneur
✓ Discuss the background of the entrepreneur (i.e. history, development, family and socio-cultural background) to see what
developed his/her entrepreneurial passion/propensity and contributed to this person’s entrepreneurial pathway/success
(with reflection on/application of the relevant entrepreneurship theories).
✓ Discuss the characteristics/traits of the entrepreneur (with reflection on/application of the relevant entrepreneurship
• Opportunity recognition and idea development process
✓ Discuss the processes of opportunity recognition and idea development (with reflection on/application of the relevant
✓ Discuss the type of business developed and the competitive advantage(s) of the business compared to competitors in the
market (to be supported with relevant facts/figures/research where possible, with reflection on/application of relevant
✓ Discuss future suggestions for the entrepreneur including different types of businesses or avenues (e.g. franchising, mergers,
expanding/selling their business etc) he/she may take.
There needs to be at least 8 academic references required and in total 11.
Harvard Referencing style
Suggested Books for refernces
Entrepreneurship and Small
business Schaper, Volery, Weber and
Small Business Management:
Entrepreneurship and Beyond Cengage Learning Australia
The Entrepreneurship Journey:
the road to starting your own
venture O’Malia, Thomas