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Entrepreneurs and Strengths

Explore Gallup's research.

by Jim Clifton

Despite media reports that the U.S. economy is strong, productivity has been trending down for decades. America needs more entrepreneurs.

Companies can turn ideas into customers by focusing less on cultivating innovations and more on developing builders.

Discover how to build a thriving business or a nonprofit that will change your life, your career -- and the world.

Create a new, successful venture by building a team with the right talent mix.

Learn what steps you should take to test your business idea in the real world.

Business Journal

"Why didn't I think of that?" Learn the three steps you should take to identify your big opportunity.

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Learn the 10 traits of successful builders and how you can discover and apply yours to build your biggest idea -- starting today.

Discover why Elon Musk is successful and how you can be, too, with the four proven keys to becoming a great builder.

Born to Build lets you discover your builder talents and teaches you how to build a thriving startup, a winning team, new customers and a great life.

To achieve the greater economic inclusion that Mexico needs, schools and government should work together -- casting a wider net to find and develop a new generation of business leaders that spans regions and socioeconomic classes.

What the whole world wants is a good job. This is one of the most important discoveries Gallup has ever made. So my big idea for 2015 is simply this: Create as many good jobs as possible throughout the world. This should be the No. 1 priority for business and government leaders everywhere. Nothing else even comes close.