Global job hot spots: a survey of entrepreneurs
It doesn’t stop with jobs
One good idea often gives life to another.
The true creative power of entrepreneurs was revealed when we asked about other activities besides hiring.
80% of respondents are not only
company founders but have also
contributed in these other ways:
80% of respondents are not only company founders but have also contributed in these other ways:
It seems that one good idea often gives life to another. Since founding their company, 83% had created a related business within its borders, and 56% had started a new company.
Entrepreneurs also give back to their communities. Fifty-seven percent of our respondents had actively supported community service, and 25% had created or funded an educational program.
Finally, many survey respondents are benefitting their economies by actively supporting new entrepreneurs. Fifty-five percent had served as a coach for other entrepreneurs and 29% had acted as an angel investor for another start-up.