Impact of Personality on Entrepreneurial Intentions: A proposed framework

Aqeel Israr, Norashidah Hashim


Personality has been found to be a primary antecedent in anticipating entrepreneurial intentions of an individual. Although many proposed personality traits exist which cover an individual from a general perspective, the study proposes the use of specific entrepreneurial personality traits. The entrepreneurial personality traits have been studied individually in previous studies, are promising to provide a holistic answer to the question of entrepreneurial personality and its relationship to entrepreneurial intentions.


Entrepreneurial intentions, Personality, Proactivity, Creativity, Opportunism, Vision.

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