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There is a commonly held notion that there are four basic factors that are necessary for a successful business start-up venture: a profitable business idea, a thorough business plan, necessary and adequate capital, and a qualified entrepreneur.

Having the passion of the idea is not enough to take you to business success. Knowing if you are qualified to take on the trials and tribulations of business ownership, especially if you are not from a business background, takes a step into Entrepreneurial Education 101: Where do you stand with regard to being able to sustain a viable business enterprise?

The following is a listing of key characteristics from the Pennsylvania Entrepreneur’s Guide for 2009 of successful business owners. ...

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