Milena Stoycheva, CEO, JA Bulgaria
We argue that today constructive entrepreneurship is the ability to create value for society and its members –It has already become a career choice preferred by many young people. Although it does include setting up and running one’s own business, entrepreneurship is much more than that.
George Assonitis, Advisor on European Affairs at the Union of Hellenic Chambers of Commerce and Industry
“Greek society and its respective leaders should stop being hostile towards entrepreneurship," recently declared the Mayor of Thessaloniki, Yiannis Boutaris, during a presentation of three dynamic businesses in the Athens Stock Exchange. Boutaris’ statement perfectly sums up the political and social attitudes towards entrepreneurship in Greece.
Prof Thomas Cooney, Professor in Entrepreneurship at the Dublin Institute of Technology
One of the great myths surrounding entrepreneurship is that it is concerned solely with the creation of a new business, and by extension the generation of wealth for the entrepreneur who established it.