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Orlando M. Malaca, PhD. Professor

.In the book entitled Entrepreneurs Are Made Not Born. Author Lloyd Shefsky defined entrepreneur as: entre means to enter pre means before neur means nerve center Shefsky’s practical view on the term entrepreneur leads to a definition of the word as someone who enters a business – any business – in time to form or change substantially that business nerve center.

and receiving the resulting rewards of monetary and personal satisfaction and independence. . psychic. Entrepreneurship is the process of discovering new ways of combining resources. assuming the accompanying financial. and social risks.What is Entrepreneurship? It is the process of creating something new with value by devoting the necessary time and effort.

He/she may be male or female. young or old. B.Who is Entrepreneur? An entrepreneur is a person who starts and or operates a business. comes from A. C. He/she is creative and innovative. college graduate or school dropout. . He/she is a person who starts something new. D or E economics group. professional.

Instead.Who is Entrepreneur?  He is an owner-manager and willing to take risks of a business or enterprise. his kind of business is single proprietorship because he does every thing from production to selling. Usually. he wants others to work for him. Usually he is someone not willing to work for others. . An entrepreneur is an agent of change.

List of Famous Filipino Entrepreneurs and their Brands Manny Villar – from fish vending to enterpreneur and politics Lucio Tan – the tobacco king Sandy “Andok” Javier – the litson king Brother Mike – a religious enterpreneur Socorro “Nanay” Ramos – the woman enterpreneur Henry Sy – the king of shoes .

"recycling technologies". is the process of creating something innovative or new applying the scientific knowledge for practical purpose the process of creating something new with value. . especially in industry: "computer technology".Technology + Entrepreneurship = Technopreneurship The application of scientific knowledge for practical purposes.

.Who is Technopreneur? Are entrepreneurs who are into the core businesses involving technologybased industries. They make use of technology to come out with new or innovative products through a process of commercialization.

Potential technopreneurs must be equipped with both technical and business skills.Who is Technopreneur? The businesses are generally marked with high growth potential and high leverage of knowledge and intellectual property. William Henry Gates of Microsaft . Example: Job Steve of Apple Inc.

creative. They don’t fear to fail. They take failure as a learning experience. They take challenges and strive to lead their life with greater success.Technopreneur A technoprenuer is an entrepreneur who is technology savvy. Source: http://www. a stimulator to look things differently and stride for next challenge. innovative. and very passionate about their work. dares to be different and take the unexplored path.htm . Technoprenuers continuously go through an organic process of continual improvement and always try to redefine the dynamic digital economy.

Co-founder of Yahoo! Kevin Rose.Jerry Yang. which started out of his college dorm room. . Founder of Digg. Billionaire founder of Dell Computers. Dropped out of college at the age of 19. Larry Michael Dell. Dropped out of two different colleges. Developer of Napster. Shawn Fanning. Dropped out of college during his second year. Billionaire co-founder of Oracle software company. Dropped out of college.

Steve Jobs. Co-founder of Apple. . Steve Jobs was also the CEO and co-founder of Pixar before it merged with Walt Disney Bill Gates. Ranked as the world’s richest person from 1995-2006. billionaire.Steve Wozniak. Dropped out of high school. Apple includes innovative products such as the iPod. iTunes. Billionaire founder of Gateway Computers. Microsoft Corporation. starting The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation with a focus on global health and learning. Gates and his wife are philanthropists. Co-founder and “friend” of MySpace. After attending one semester of college. and most recently the iPhone. Dropped out of college to start Gateway – one semester before graduating. Bill Gates was a college drop out. He started the largest computer software company. Theodore Waitt. Now without the “Computers” in their name. Steve Jobs worked for Atari before co-founding Apple Computers. Tom Anderson.

Assignment: Think and create an innovative design of a certain product or service. Submission: Next meeting .