First Entrepreneur: How George Washington Built His--and the Nation's--Prosperity

First Entrepreneur: How George Washington Built His--and the Nation's--Prosperity


The usa used to be conceived in enterprise, based on enterprise, and operated as a business—all due to the entrepreneurial brain of the best American businessman of any iteration: George Washington.

Using Washington's wide yet usually neglected monetary papers, Edward G. Lengel chronicles the attention-grabbing and encouraging tale of ways this self-educated guy outfitted the Mount Vernon property right into a enormous multilayered company and prudently controlled meager assets to win the battle of independence. Later, as president, he helped identify the nationwide economic climate on a high-quality footing and favorably situated the kingdom for the economic Revolution. Washington's steadfast dedication to the center fiscal rules of probity, transparency, cautious administration, and calculated boldness are undying classes that are meant to motivate and teach traders even today.

First Entrepreneur will rework how usual americans take into consideration George Washington and the way his good fortune in enterprise inspired and guided the rising nation.

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