How do you pursue a Career in Entrepreneurship?

Rakshanda Tiwari
Aug 2 · 3 min read

I think Entrepreneurship is a great Career option. Almost everyone seems to be talking about How to start a Career in Entrepreneurship, while I want to first develop an understanding of What is a Career in Entrepreneurship. While I was searching for reliable information about a Career in Entrepreneurship, I came across this amazing page:

A K Narayanan’s take!

A K Narayanan invested 4 years in Entrepreneurship. A K Narayanan has worked in Entrepreneurship as Owner in NYANZ Engineering. In A K Narayanan’s own words, this is how A K Narayanan got into Entrepreneurship: “After completing diploma in Electrical Engineering I did Maintenance Engineer for 18 years at different places and my last assignment was at Indonesia. I returned to India in 1982 & became an Entrepreneur. I started an Engineering consulting company and I was Founder Director in 6 technology start ups.”

Career Video on Entrepreneurship

In a video, A K Narayanan has talked about various aspects of a Career in Entrepreneurship. A K Narayanan started by explaining Entrepreneurship as: “Entrepreneurship is starting, growing and managing a new business or any new idea.” I watched the full video and I absolutely loved it.

In this video Education was discussed as theoretical topics needed to excel at Entrepreneurship, and not as Qualifications needed to enter Entrepreneurship. A K Narayanan touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Subject Matter Expertise

A K Narayanan then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Entrepreneurship:

  • People Management
  • Innovation and Marketing
  • Project Management
  • Financial Planning

A K Narayanan believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Entrepreneurship:

  • Personal Satisfaction
  • Value Creation

And, A K Narayanan believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Entrepreneurship:

  • Market Uncertainties
  • Innovation
  • Team Building
  • Persistence

In the final section of the video A K Narayanan talks about How a day goes in a Career in Entrepreneurship. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Entrepreneurship, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

Similar Career Talks on LifePage

I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:


Career Counseling 2.0

This disposition on a Career in Entrepreneurship was just the starting point of my research on LifePage. LifePage is Career Counseling 2.0 — while most platforms continue to use age old psychometric tests to identify hidden skills and interests of individuals. LifePage has turned the tables completely with an Awareness based approach. Read about them on:

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