iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for Entrepreneurialism: Nurture or nature?

Play now 18 mins

Entrepreneurialism: Nurture or nature?

Duration:
18 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 07 October 2010

Do you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur?

Julie Meyer has been ranked one of the most powerful women in Europe and believes she got where she is today by being prepared to take risks.

Economist David Blanchflower used to advise Britain's central bank and says that most people shouldn't gamble with their futures and are better off sticking to the day job.

Also we visit one school, where the art of business is being taught to children as young as four.

Is this the best way to build the wealth of a nation?

Broadcasts

Podcast

  1. Image for BBC Business Daily

    BBC Business Daily

    Examining the big issues facing the global economy, Business Daily demystifies the world of money.…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss