Determining Factors for Achieving Success in Entrepreneurship

  • Valentin Radu Valahia University of Targoviste
  • Monica Cojocaru Valahia University of Targoviste
  • Ayten Güler Dermengi PHD Candidate, Valahia University of Targoviste
Keywords: Entrepreneur, success, motivation, factors, manager


This paper represents the quintessence of our own research on the critical success factors identified by analysing the lives and deeds of 10 world leaders from an entrepreneurial perspective. In the research we looked for the answers to a series of questions such as: What defines these action people, who have calculated and taken risks to achieve the proposed objectives? What motivated these personalities to conquer minds, hearts, and territories? Where did they get the courage, they needed to act according to their dream? What were their strengths? What defines and differentiates a successful manager? Where is the boundary between the managerial style beneficial to the organization and the sinusoidal approach of the managerial path? The paper was made by substantiating these answers and developing a list of determining factors in achieving the success of an entrepreneur. The results obtained constitute a decalogue for entrepreneurs to achieve added value for the businesses they implement.

Author Biography

Monica Cojocaru, Valahia University of Targoviste

PHD Candidate


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How to Cite
Radu, V., Cojocaru, M., & Dermengi, A. G. (2022). Determining Factors for Achieving Success in Entrepreneurship. LUMEN Proceedings, 17, 131-140.