Letter of Intent

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The attributes that one must posses to be a great leader are many. One must have determination. One must be confident. One must know oneself well. A leader understands that to achieve great things one cannot always play it safe. A leader understands that one must take risks. Calculated risks, but risks nonetheless.

These are lessons I have learned, not just from books and theory but from my own personal experience as an entrepreneur. Starting a business from scratch (or 3 in my case!) can be a daunting task and can break a lot of people, but something one must never forget is that despite the final outcome there is always something to gain.

And while financial rewards are the primary goal for almost every entrepreneur, gains do not always come in such form. Sometimes knowledge and information are your rewards and one must gather them and treasure them and the smart individual will use them to grow into a better, stronger leader. This will allow you to not make the same mistake twice and find the best way to reach your goal. And that is precisely what I have tried to do during my experience as an entrepreneur in order to prepare myself for whatever challenge life has in store for me.

Undoubtedly I would love to say that I have been successful in every single one of my business ventures, but this is unfortunately not true. This is why I would like to focus my research effort on the strengths and weaknesses of small businesses when compared to their larger counterparts, but placing more emphasis on their weaknesses and what they can do to minimize them.

And if being an entrepreneur have taught me the importance of leadership and self-sufficiency, working as a manager in the retail industry have taught me how crucial synergy and cooperation are.

I recognize the importance of being a team player and that my experience will only benefit others at xxxxxx to…...

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