So far this week as part of our Global Entrepreneurship Week coverage weve gone from England to Canada, via South Africa, as we search for the best budding business minds. Todays stop takes us to the Caribbean, to visit the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship.
The Virgin Uniteand Virgin Holidays joint initiativehas helped local entrepreneurs thrive and acted as a launch pad for many successful businesses. As CEO Lisa Lake explains, theres one common thread that runs right through the heart of everything they do:
The most important thing for an entrepreneur is passion, its something that we look for in all of our candidates. Businesses come and go but an entrepreneur who has the passion to keep on going and survive the failures is one thats really in it for the long haul.
To find out more, head over to the Branson Centre website.