Although Inamori (1995), Japan’s leading entrepreneur identified passion as a key element to becoming a successful entrepreneur, little if any research has been conducted to explore passion as a domain. How does entrepreneurial passion impact the entrepreneur’s business? This study explored the role of passion in the entrepreneurial process as viewed by entrepreneurs in the areas of opportunity recognition, business start-up, growth, and exiting the business.
Winnen, Charlotte J.
"TO BE OR NOT TO BE: THE ROLE OF PASSION AND OBSESSION IN THE ENTREPRENEURIAL PROCESS (SUMMARY),"
Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research: Vol. 26
, Article 9.
Available at: http://digitalknowledge.babson.edu/fer/vol26/iss6/9