Dr. Andrew Zacharakis answers to seven questions about entrepreneurship, which is defined as the pursuit of opportunities, acquisition of resources, construction of a team and discovery of markets adapted to offer the specific product. An entrepreneur is a person in charge of creating value, not only for him, but also for his investors, clients and for the society in general. Dr. Zacharakis affirms that entrepreneurship is essential for the economic success of a country.
Seven Questions to Dr. Andrew Zacharakis Andrew Zacharakis
Business School EN-601 Universidad Francisco Marroquín Guatemala, April 23rd 2008
A New Media - UFM production. May 2008. Camera: Jorge Samayoa; digital editing: Claudia de Obregón; index and synopsis: Ximena García; content revision: Daphne Ortiz; publication: Mario Pivaral / Carlos Petz.
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Andrew Zacharakis is The John H. Muller, Jr. Chair in Entrepreneurship at Babson College and Director of the Babson College Entrepreneurship Research Conference. He has written various books, in collaboration with William D. Bygrave, Stephen Spinelli, Jr. and Jeffry A. Timmons, about venture capital and entrepreneurship, which are his areas of expertise, and his articles have been published in numerous academic journals, as the Journal of Business Venturing, Academy of Management Executive and International Trade Journal, among others. Zacharakis has offered conferences at distinguished companies, including Intel, Met Life and Lucent Technologies; he has also trained executives worldwide.