Arlington Heights // Benbrook // Trimble Technical

    Entrepreneur is one of the career choices for this career focus.
    Entrepreneurs think up and start new businesses. The business might sell any product or service, from car parts to dog walking to online games.


    • Earnings Range: $20,000 – 100,000

    Level of Education

    • High School
    • 2-Year College or Technical Training
    • 4-Year College or University

    Core Tasks

    • Develop new or improved business, product, or service ideas
    • Present business proposals to potential investors
    • Purchase equipment and facilities
    • Market the product or service
    • Oversee activities related to business ownership, such as managing employees

    Attributes & Abilities

    • Self-motivated
    • Time management skills
    • Communication skills
    • Creative


    • Self-employed
    • Entrepreneurs with an established business may work 9 to 10 hours a day
    • Those who are just starting their business often work longer hours

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    High School Certification Options in Fort Worth ISD

    Counted Towards Performance Acknowledgement:
    None at this time.

    Not Counted Towards Performance Acknowledgement:
    OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Certification