The Entrepreneur Next Door
Source: Bessie Moore Center for Economic Education | Type: lesson/chapter
Chapter 4 of Entrepreneurship Arkansas Style. This lesson is designed for students to understand that an entrepreneur can be a really famous and successful person or simply a neighbor who has started a business in order to make a living from a passion. Students first interview an entrepreneur as a group when one visits the class. Then they are assigned to find entrepreneurs in their neighborhood or among their friends to interview. Through this interviewing process students will understand the costs and benefits of entrepreneurship.