National Entrepreneurs Day
National Entrepreneurs Day is celebrated on the third Tuesday of every November. This year it will be celebrated on November 20. It is an American holiday observed in November, and it honors the men and women of America who encourage entrepreneurship, innovation, business, and new jobs. From the time it started in 2010, events will be conducted to respect those men and women who have achieved so many things. They also make themselves preferably wealthy in the process as well. America is a country with a lot of entrepreneurs. Men and women who built an empire from nothing created many job opportunities in America. These people made America what it is today, and these brilliant minds developed present America.
“To any entrepreneur: if you want to do it, do it now. If you don’t, you’re going to regret it”- Catherine Cook, co-founder of MyYearbook.
History of National Entrepreneurs Day
National Entrepreneurs Day, was founded in 2010 by the co-founders of Grasshopper, the entrepreneur’s phone system, David Hauser and Siamak Taghaddos and also by Amir Tehrani, who is the entrepreneur and co-founder of the Legacy Foundation. The concept of National Entrepreneurs Day realized after this group went to the White House to talk about Startup America and the Presidential Innovation Fellows, the two government programs that support entrepreneurship. Thinking that entrepreneurs can fuel American development and should be acknowledged every November, these leaders also made a video campaign called ‘Entrepreneurs Can Change the World‘. This day falls on the last day of Global Entrepreneurship week, during the Entrepreneurship Month and it is observed to honor and respect those people who achieved success by working hard against all the odds and these people were also helpful in creating a lot of jobs in the country. President Barack Obama in the year 2012, announced November of that year as Entrepreneurship Month and to observe 6th November 2012, as Entrepreneur’s Day.
Other Celebrations on November 20
November 20 is also celebrated as
- National Absurdity Day
- Universal Children’s Day
- Name Your PC Day
- National Peanut Butter Fudge Day
- Africa Industrialization Day
How to Celebrate National Entrepreneurs Day
On National Entrepreneurs Day, entrepreneurs are motivated to thank mentors, give advice and funding, and talk about how to achieve success in business. People who want entrepreneurs day can share photo and message from Entrepreneur’s Day’s website on social media, hence it will become a real holiday at some time and achieve the target of 50,000 votes required to ask Congress to proceed the creation of an official Entrepreneurs Day to be hit. Share your thoughts on social media about National Entrepreneurs Day by using the hashtag #EntrepreneursDay.