The series Perspectives in Entrepreneurship: A Research Companion reflects the rigorous research conducted in the growing field of entrepreneurship internationally, and provides an authoritative overview of specialised themes in entrepreneurship. The series consists of four volumes: Book 1: Frontiers in Entrepreneurship (available only in print format) Book 2: The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Cognitions, Motivations and Behaviours Book 3: Technopreneurship: Strategy, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Book 4: Entrepreneurship and Society The Entrepreneurial Mindset: Cognitions, Motivations and Behaviours builds on the conceptual foundations in Book 1: Frontiers in Entrepreneurship. The entrepreneurial mindset provides an understanding of the importance of cognitive adaptability, the ability to be dynamic, flexible and self-regulating in uncertain environments, as entrepreneurs typically encounter. Research into the entrepreneurial mindset is presented as a dynamic, learned response that can be enhanced through experience and training. The latest issues on cognition with relevance to entrepreneurship are explored, and the role of the individual in the entrepreneurial process is systematically explained. Multiple intelligences as designated for successful entrepreneurship are discussed, and the entrepreneurial human and social capital is extensively covered. Each book provides a valuable knowledge base for educators, third year and postgraduate students, researchers, policy makers and service providers. This eBook is in ePDF format, which enables you to: • View the entire book offline on desktop or tablet; • Search for and highlight text; and • Add and edit personal notes directly in your eBook.