Parenting - Behaviour | 6-12 yrs

How To Raise Entrepreneurial Kids


“Our dreams have to be bigger. Our ambitions higher. Our commitment deeper. And our efforts greater,” said Dhirubhai Ambani, one of the doyens of Indian business world and a classic example of 'rags to riches'.

Entrepreneurship is a trait that can be instilled in children. Some of the the things parents can do are teach their child to grasp things quickly, be confident, self-reliant, flexible and focused, reflect on his thoughts, give attention to details and manage people and resources. Working on developing all these skills will eventually bring out the entrepreneur in your child.

Children are very imaginative and once they start receiving the right guidance, they will come up with creative ideas of their own. So, parents and teachers have to include activities at home and at school to develop and encourage such qualities in every child.

“I don’t think it’s a coincidence that some of the most successful entrepreneurs were B students who later dropped out of college. As mentioned before, non-college graduate entrepreneurs include Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Richard Branson, Larry Ellison, just to name a handful,” wrote Kyle Racki in his article ‘Why Kids Should Be Taught Entrepreneurship Early On’ published on

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