Self Assessment

1238 WordsOct 23, 20095 Pages
Overview: In order to complete my personal assessment, I must: 1. Analyze my personality, past experiences, desires, strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats to accurately assess my ability to succeed as an entrepreneur; 2. Select the types of endeavors that I can easily embrace, and research the market and opportunity for success in these ventures based upon customer target markets, technologies, and industries that I think would be an appropriate and realistic fit for me; 3. Identify the team members and talent I will require in order to succeed. 4. Evaluate my own talents and deficiencies, my threshold for assuming risk, my ability to finance the endeavor, and the passion and determination I will require for…show more content…
My Current Situation/Identification of Business Opportunities: I have received a professional bachelor degree in Finance, specializing in banking and insurance, where I have gained excellent theoretical and practical knowledge in finance analysis, management, accounting, statistics, and technology. Currently I am studying at XXX University to obtain MBA in International Banking and Finance. My expectation is that with an MBA, my strengths will position me to pursue a broader scope of practice within other fields than audit, and in a variety of settings beyond the financial services with which I am most familiar. Because of rapid economic growth in XXX over the past years has increased the fear of major business failure, risk has become an overwhelmingly dominant business topic. As a result, top managers are now focusing on risk management in their companies. As each business entity struggles with its own set of needs and circumstances, the need and flexibility to address this continuously changing and volatile economic environment, would be extremely challenging and fulfilling to me. Threats: My lack of experience in creating my own business certainly poses a potential threat; however, I am determined to succeed and determined to surround myself with a team that possesses the strengths that I lack. I am confident that my strengths will outweigh my weaknesses if I am willing to do this. I also think that my commitment to maintaining loyalty to
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