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Book review: TERCster – the new word for entrepreneur

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Book review: TERCster – the new word for entrepreneur

It’s not every day that someone introduces a brand new word into the English language. ‘Entrepreneur’ is French and the earliest records of it being used in the English language date from the early 1700s but there is not one single agreed definition of what it means exactly. This is the 300 year old issue that businessman Harry J Mitchell set out to resolve for once and for all. He proposes a logical formula that measures somebody’s Time learning the ropes, their Experience at a specific activity that is relevant to a new business, the...

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