It’s time to reclaim the meaning of the word ‘entrepreneur’ | Curio

It’s time to reclaim the meaning of the word ‘entrepreneur’

20 mins | Jan 6, 2021

Silicon Valley hijacked the concept for the privileged few — it's time for a more inclusive definition. "You’ve heard the hype: the WeWork offices packed with new startups, the Shark Tank contestants who hit it big, the predictions that millennials would become the most entrepreneurial generation ever. Yet by just about every measure, U.S. entrepreneurship has been steadily decreasing, or flat, for 20 years or more." Journalist David Sax examines. This article was originally published in Bloomberg Businessweek in June 2020.

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From Bloomberg Businessweek