One of the greatest challenges facing Intrapreneurs is finding an organization that has the entrepreneurial mindset and infrastructure to support what they do and how they do it.
Organizations think they know what it takes to be entrepreneurial. In truth they don’t.
Entrepreneurship for many organizations is etched in words, not actions. The intent is there, it is the entrepreneurial leadership and operational support that is missing.
This makes it more difficult for Intrapreneurs to succeed. They must not only deal with the nuances of building a new business, they must also deal with the obstacles that the current operating environment puts in their way.
Intrapreneurs often find themselves trapped in organizations that claim they are entrepreneurial when in fact they are not. Finding an organization that truly embraces entrepreneurship is difficult. Knowing what to look for is critical. Read More